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Volunteer Spotlight: Volunteer of the Year

Mar 20, 2019

At the Fiesta Bowl Youth Football Clinic last October, it was raining buckets. The event hosted more than 100 kids from the Salvation Army Kroc Center, Boys & Girls Clubs, Luke Air Force Base and Fighter Country Partnership. The young football players were immensely concerned. “Kids were coming up to me asking me ‘are we […]

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Fiesta Bowl Announces Its Volunteer of the Year Award Winners for 2018-19

Mar 19, 2019

Recipients recognized for outstanding leadership and dedication to the organization SCOTTSDALE, AZ – The Fiesta Bowl selected its Volunteer of the Year award winners for the 2018-19 season, honoring six outstanding individuals for their service and dedication to the organization and the community. The recipients awarded from the Fiesta Bowl volunteer base of over 3,000 […]

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Charity Spotlight: Cheez-It Bowl Field Donation

Mar 18, 2019

-By Richard Urban Only 48 hours after the TCU and Cal football teams finished an overtime battle in the Cheez-It® Bowl, 80,000 square feet of turf had been taken up from the stadium floor. Hash marks, cleat marks, Cheez-It logos and all was loaded onto a dozen flatbed trailers and hauled 200 miles to Bullhead […]

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Behind the Bowl: Sherry Henry

Mar 13, 2019

– By Richard Urban Sherry Henry enters the room for our interview carrying an 8-by-10 framed photograph of her and the Phoenix Suns’ Charles Barkley, a memento of her year as Fiesta Bowl board chair. “I think I was standing on a stool,” she smiles. Barkley was Grand Marshal for the 1994 Fiesta Bowl Parade […]

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Fiesta Bowl Welcomes Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona As Presenting Partner of Volunteer Program and Community Resource Rooms

Mar 13, 2019

SCOTTSDALE, AZ – The Fiesta Bowl organization announced today that Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ), will be its 2019 presenting partner for the Fiesta Bowl’s extensive year-round volunteer program. The two organizations also will design and launch a second Fiesta Bowl Charities Community Resource Room at a local nonprofit. The joint collaboration is […]

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Fiesta Bowl Statement on the passing of Karl Eller

Mar 11, 2019

This is a sad day for the Fiesta Bowl family, with Karl Eller’s passing. As one of our beloved Founders, Karl was an innovator, a pioneer and had a vast network of associates that helped push the Fiesta Bowl forward – including presenting Fiesta Bowl tickets to President Ronald Reagan. Karl was a proud Arizonan, […]

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Fiesta Bowl Announces Its Volunteer of the Year Award Winners for 2018-19

Mar 04, 2019

Recipients recognized for outstanding leadership and dedication to the organization SCOTTSDALE, AZ – The Fiesta Bowl selected its Volunteer of the Year award winners for the 2018-19 season, honoring six outstanding individuals for their service and dedication to the organization and the community. The recipients awarded from the Fiesta Bowl volunteer base of over 3,000 […]

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Cheez-It Bowl Features Match-Up Between Pac-12 California and Big 12 TCU

Dec 02, 2018

December 26 contest at Chase Field features first-ever meeting between the teams SCOTTSDALE, AZ – The 30th Annual Cheez-It Bowl will host the California Golden Bears from the Pac-12 and the TCU Horned Frogs from the Big 12 Conference on Wednesday, December 26, 2018, at Chase Field in downtown Phoenix. This will be the first-ever […]

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