Earnest Graham and Tampa Bay Storm Assistant Coach Dave Wilson to Coach Badge BowlMay 1, 2012 - Arena Football League (AFL) Tampa Bay Storm
The event benefits The 1Voice Foundation, a children's cancer charity that focuses on caring for Tampa Bay children and families affected by childhood cancer and raising funds for pediatric cancer research. Through ticket sales and corporate sponsorships, the Badge Bowl has raised nearly $200,000 over the past 10 years to help assist the families both financially and emotionally. The goal this year is to raise $50,000.
Date: Saturday, May 5, 2012
Place: Tampa Bay Forum, 401 Channelside Drive in Tampa
Cost: $10 for adults, $5 for children under 12, free for military members with ID and 3 of their guests
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.: Pre-game activities on the Tampa Bay Times Plaza, including games, inflatables, entertainment, music, food, raffles and a display of emergency vehicles
12:30 p.m.: See who you're helping when local childhood cancer patients and their siblings participate in the traditional Pre-Game Parade and receive medals from the firefighter and police teams
1:00 p.m.: Welcome and Opening Ceremony for Badge Bowl IX
1:20 p.m.: Game Time!
2:45 p.m.: Game concludes
Tickets can be purchased the day of the event or in advance at www.badgebowl.com. For sponsorship information, contact 1Voice Foundation Executive Director Mary Ann Massolio at (813) 787-3042 or via email at email@example.com.
About 1 Voice Foundation: The 1 Voice Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that focuses on the cause, the care and the cure. They provide families with information and resources on various forms of childhood cancer, treatment facilities and available options. They support and assist families financially and emotionally during their battle against childhood cancer. They also fund research that will lead to less toxic treatments that yield higher rates of survival.
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