Fiesta Bowl Charities Wishes for Teachers, in Partnership with azcentral, Unveils Text to Donate Campaign to Provide More than 100 Grants to Teachers Statewide

Sep 25, 2017

Teachers can apply for a $5,000 wish grant starting October 6 on WishesForTeachers.org SCOTTSDALE, AZ – Following up an incredibly successful inaugural year of its Wishes for Teachers program, Fiesta Bowl Charities announces a first-ever text to donate campaign as part of a new partnership with azcentral to enhance Arizona classrooms. Fiesta Bowl Charities will […]

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Fiesta Bowl Charities Announces Record-Breaking $2.5 Million in Charitable Giving for 2017-18, the Most of Any College Football Bowl Organization

Aug 29, 2017

Announcement Part of Arizona’s Largest-Ever Health & Wellness School Assembly with The Be Kind People Project at Campo Verde High School SCOTTSDALE, AZ – Fiesta Bowl Charities is donating $2.5 million in charitable giving during the 2017-18 Fiesta Bowl season to nonprofit organizations in Arizona – the largest amount in Fiesta Bowl history and more […]

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Fiesta Bowl Releases Top 25 Fiesta Bowl Games of All-Time

Aug 21, 2017

SCOTTSDALE, AZ – Earlier today, the Associated Press announced its annual preseason Top 25 poll for the college football season. Along the same lines and in advance of the 2017-18 college football season and the 47th Annual PlayStation Fiesta Bowl, the Fiesta Bowl is releasing a ranking of the Top 25 Fiesta Bowls of all […]

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Fiesta Bowl Names Scott Leightman Senior Director of Communications, will lead new staff

Jul 10, 2017

Jackie Hobson Joins as Communications Coordinator The Fiesta Bowl announced its new communications staff ahead of the 2017-18 season, with the hiring of Scott Leightman as Senior Director of Communications and Jackie Hobson as Communications Coordinator. Leightman will provide strategic oversight for the Fiesta Bowl’s communications and public relations efforts, leading and executing plans to […]

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NACDA and the Fiesta Bowl Announce Finalists for Inaugural Community Service Award

Jun 12, 2017

The National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) and the Fiesta Bowl have selected the three finalists for the inaugural Community Service Award. The announcement was made at the 52nd Annual NACDA Convention in Orlando, Florida. The Community Service Award will be presented in the fall, at an on-campus event hosted by the winning […]

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Fiesta Bowl Adds Jim Phillips to Board

Jun 01, 2017

The Fiesta Bowl announced today that Jim Phillips has joined the Fiesta Bowl Board of Directors. Phillips will join the board to help lead and promote the nonprofit organization and its extensive charitable giving efforts, statewide community events and two bowl games – the PlayStation® Fiesta Bowl and the Cactus Bowl. “We are honored to […]

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Fiesta Bowl Announces New Committee Chair

May 17, 2017

Fiesta Bowl Chairman of the Board Steve Leach announced today that Jeff Golner will lead the 2017/2018 yellow jacket committee, serving as Fiesta Bowl Committee Chair. “We are thrilled to have Jeff Golner as the Fiesta Bowl Committee Chair,” Leach said. “He has been an instrumental part of the Fiesta Bowl for many years and […]

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