from the cheez-it bowl
On behalf of the Cheez-It® Bowl, welcome and thanks for joining us for the 30th
Annual Cheez-It® Bowl. We are thrilled to serve as your hosts for this exciting
college football matchup in the Valley of the Sun!
The Cheez-It® Bowl is proudly hosted by the Fiesta Bowl organization and
features teams from two premier conferences – the Big 12 and Pac-12. Over the
previous 29 years we’ve had exciting ballgames with some of the most electric
players in college football. This year’s game will be no different.
We’re equally proud of our year-round activities that allow us to ful ll our vision to
be a world-class college football community organization that executes innovative
experiences, drives economic growth and champions charitable causes. We look
to inspire pride in all Arizonans and make Arizona a better place.
Our events throughout the year enhance the lives of Arizonans through programs
focused on youth, sports and education. Please join us this weekend for the
pageantry of the Desert Financial Fiesta Bowl Parade, presented by Cheez-It® and
2018-19 Fiesta Bowl
Chairman of the Board
the PlayStation® Fiesta Bowl. Long after the nal whistle has blown, you can support the Fiesta Bowl organization
through events such as the Honeywell Aerospace Challenge, the Fiesta Bowl 3-On-3 Classic, Wells Fargo Par 3
Challenge and many more.
We are truly “More Than Just A Game” and your participation in our events supports Fiesta Bowl Charities,
which will contribute $2.5 million during the 2018-19 season alone.That’s the most of any college football bowl
organization. Additionally, we donated $1 million to 200 teachers across Arizona, directly bene ting more than
50,000 students. It is because of your dedication to the Cheez-It® Bowl that we are able to make such an impact
in the lives of many Arizonans.
Congratulations to the student-athletes who have worked hard to make it here to the Cheez-It® Bowl. We are
honored to have these great programs, their families and fans here in Arizona as we close out the 2018-19
college football season. Good luck and enjoy the festivities.
Best wishes and Happy Holidays!
2018-19 Fiesta Bowl Chairman of the Board