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Charity Spotlight: SARRC, Autism Awareness Month

Apr 24, 2019

At the Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center, Dr. Amy Kenzer met with an inaudible patient and concerned parents. “Parents have visions and expectations for how their child’s life is going to be, and an early autism diagnosis can affect that,” said SARRC’s Vice President of Clinical Services. “This patient had a really difficult time […]

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Volunteer Spotlight: Nicole Barrington

Apr 10, 2019

Only months after moving to Phoenix from Indianapolis in 2015, Nicole Barrington found herself fully engaged in the Fiesta Bowl’s hallmark community service and volunteerism. “I was looking for a way to get involved in the community,” Barrington says. “So, in January 2016 the national championship game was here, and I volunteered to be a […]

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Fiesta Bowl Charities 2019-20 Grant Cycle Applications Now Open Through May 7

Apr 08, 2019

Organization has donated more than $7 million in last three years – more than any college football bowl SCOTTSDALE, AZ – Building on its record levels of charitable giving, Fiesta Bowl Charities has officially opened its 2019-20 grant cycle application period for Arizona nonprofits to submit applications for funding. Organizations can submit their application through […]

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Fiesta Bowl Kickoff Luncheon to Feature Urban Meyer as Special Guest Speaker

Apr 04, 2019

Fans can place table requests for August 20 luncheon at Arizona Biltmore, limited VIP tables available SCOTTSDALE, AZ – Continuing its tradition of bringing college football’s biggest names to Arizona for its Kickoff Luncheon, the Fiesta Bowl will feature Urban Meyer, one of the winningest coaches in college football history, at the Seventh Annual Fiesta […]

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Football Feature: Eric Crouch

Apr 03, 2019

-Nicholas Sheehy Whether it’s leading an elite college football team as a Heisman Trophy winner or running a small business, Eric Crouch has noticed parallels in both. “It’s no different than calling a play in the huddle and executing it. It really taught me to work hard and nothing is ever given to you,” Crouch […]

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Patrick Barkley Named Fiesta Bowl Chair of the Board of Directors

Apr 02, 2019

Ed Erhardt, Harry Garewal, Bryce Hancock join Bowl’s Board; Randal Norton to serve as Chair-Elect SCOTTSDALE, AZ – The Fiesta Bowl organization named Patrick Barkley as the Chair of the Board of Directors for the 2019-20 and 2020-21 seasons. A Tucson native who has lived in the Phoenix area for 23 years, Barkley was appointed […]

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Charity Spotlight: KaBOOM!

Mar 27, 2019

The children of the Boys & Girls Club of Central Arizona didn’t have an adequate play space. When they learned that the Fiesta Bowl and KaBOOM! would be building a playground for them, they pitched their ideas and desires for their dream playpen on design day. “Their faces lit up when they got to talk […]

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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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