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The Orange Bowl Family Fun & Fit Day presented by Sunshine Health will take place at Betty T. Ferguson Recreational Complex on Saturday, August 12, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The event is free to the general public and will feature more than 60 vendors providing a variety of services and products including free health screenings, fitness classes, interactive demonstrations and essentials for children heading back to school.

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The Orange Bowl Leadership Academy marked the end of the 2017 school year with a celebration at Hard Rock Stadium. More than 200 participants, parents, siblings, friends, teachers and administrators were in attendance as guest speaker Judge Florence Taylor-Barner, the first elected Haitian-American Judge in Broward County, inspired the attendees with her story of perseverance and success.

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More than $100,000 was raised for Make-A-Wish Southern Florida, Special Olympics Miami-Dade and Broward and the Orange Bowl Leadership Academy at the 2017 Orange Bowl Food & Wine Celebration (OBFW) presented by Florida Blue at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center. More than 1,000 tickets were sold—the most ever for the event--in support of these organizations and for patrons to enjoy a night of extraordinary food and entertainment.

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Paula DaSilva, executive chef of the Artisan Beach House at the Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour, will serve as celebrity chef for the annual Orange Bowl Food & Wine Celebration presented by Florida Blue, Friday, May 19, 2017 at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center at 7:30 p.m.

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Don Slesnick was installed as the Orange Bowl Committee's 79th President and Chair on Tuesday, January 31, 2017, at Riviera Country Club in Coral Gables. Slesnick has been a member of the Orange Bowl Committee (OBC) since 1997 and succeeds Immediate Past President & Chair Michael Chavies.

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Dec 15, 2016 11:37 AM

The Orange Bowl Committee and the City of Homestead broke ground today on a $2.1 million renovation of the existing football stadium and field at Harris Field Park in Homestead.

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The Orange Bowl Committee announced today that it will hold the inaugural Orange Bowl Florida High School Football Showcase, a free one day event in association with the National Football Foundation (NFF) and its local chapters, that will bring together academically qualified high school seniors from Florida, and football coaches from NCAA Division II, III and NAIA programs across the country.

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Oct 05, 2016 12:47 PM

Now in its 18th season, the Orange Bowl Youth Football Alliance (YFA) presented by MetroPCS visited parks in Broward and Miami-Dade Counties on Saturday, Oct. 1. The program recognizes select youth football parks across South Florida each Saturday during the fall to show its continued support of the community.

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Now in its 18th season, the Orange Bowl Youth Football Alliance (YFA) presented by MetroPCS visited parks in Broward and Palm Beach counties for the first time this year on Saturday, September 10. The program recognizes select youth football parks across South Florida each Saturday during the fall to show its continued support of the community.

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David McElwee has been named to the position of Vice President of Business Development for the Orange Bowl Committee (OBC), it was announced today by CEO Eric Poms. McElwee will be responsible for management oversight of the ticket sales and service, and partnerships departments. His primary focus will be on the generation of new ticket sales and sponsorships from the South Florida community, and through strategic partnerships.

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Harry’s Pizzeria, run by executive chef Michael Schwartz, picked up two awards, while M.E.A.T Eatery and Taproom, The Salty Donut and CHOCOLATE FASHION took home one each at the Orange Bowl Impact and Excellence (OBIEs) Awards: A Taste of South Florida presented by Florida Blue on Friday, May 20, at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center.

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Healthy lifestyle crusader, author and James Beard Award-winning chef, Rocco DiSpirito, will make a celebrity chef guest appearance at this year’s Orange Bowl Impact and Excellence Awards (The OBIEs): A Taste of South Florida presented by Florida Blue. The event takes place on Friday, May 20, 2016 at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center at 7:30 p.m.

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Apr 27, 2016 12:57 PM

James Beard Award-winning chef/restaurateur Michael Schwartz will headline as the Celebrity Chef for this year’s Orange Bowl Impact and Excellence Awards (The OBIEs): A Taste of South Florida presented by Florida Blue. The event takes place on Friday, May 20, 2016 at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center at 7:30 p.m.

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Mar 09, 2016 10:00 AM

The Orange Bowl Committee (OBC) held elections for its 2016-17 board of directors and officers during its February monthly membership meeting.

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Feb 25, 2016 01:40 PM

José C. Romano was recently elected as second vice chair of the Orange Bowl Committee at the organization’s annual elections in February. Romano is the Assistant Vice President, Business and Community Relations for Baptist Health South Florida.

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Judge Michael B. Chavies was installed as the Orange Bowl Committee's 78th President and Chair on Tuesday, January 26, 2016, at Riviera Country Club in Coral Gables. Judge Chavies has been a member of the Orange Bowl Committee since 2000 and succeeds Immediate Past President & Chair Lee Stapleton.

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The Orange Bowl Committee officially celebrated the opening of Orange Bowl Field at Ives Estates Park on December 3rd. Ives Estates is the Orange Bowl’s third Legacy Gift to the South Florida community, which consists of a multi-million dollar renovation including a new multi-purpose synthetic turf field designed for football, soccer, lacrosse and rugby, new scoreboard, drainage system, and concrete walkway leading to the field at Ives Estates Park in north Miami-Dade County.

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This year’s Orange Bowl YFA Cheer Championships presented by Sports Authority welcomed more than 600 cheerleaders in the one-day competition on Sunday, November 8, at the Don Taft University Center Arena at Nova Southeastern University. The Doral Broncos Varsity Large squad walked away with the title of Overall Grand Champion.

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The Orange Bowl Youth Football Alliance (YFA) presented by Sports Authority visited two parks in Palm Beach and Martin Counties on Saturday, October 17. Park of the Week, now in its 17th year, recognizes select youth football parks throughout South Florida each Saturday during the fall to show its continued support of the community.

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Continuing its trek around South Florida, the Orange Bowl Youth Football Alliance (YFA) presented by Sports Authority visited four sites across Miami-Dade County on Saturday, October 10. Park of the Week, now in its 17th year, recognizes select youth football parks throughout South Florida each Saturday during the fall to show its continued support of the community.

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Beginning in September, the Orange Bowl Committee embarked on a school tour throughout South Florida to encourage K-12 students to “commit to be fit” and participate in the 2015 Orange Bowl Creative Art Contest presented by Florida Prepaid College Board.

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Now in its 17th season, the Orange Bowl Youth Football Alliance (YFA) presented by Sports Authority visited four sites across Miami-Dade County on Saturday, October 3. The program recognizes select youth football parks across South Florida each Saturday during the fall to show its continued support of the community.

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Now in its 17th season, the Orange Bowl Youth Football Alliance (YFA) presented by Sports Authority visited four sites across Broward County on Saturday, September 26. The program recognizes select youth football parks across South Florida each Saturday during the fall to show its continued support of the community.

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The Orange Bowl, in conjunction with The First Tee Miami, is proud to launch the Orange Bowl “Drive for Excellence” Girls Golf Program. The Orange Bowl’s first girls sports initiative, the program is designed to empower young South Florida women through golf to develop academic, life and athletic skills, resulting in opportunities for collegiate golf scholarships.

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Now in its 17th season, the Orange Bowl Youth Football Alliance (YFA) presented by Sports Authority visited five sites in Miami-Dade County on Saturday, September 12. The program recognizes select youth football parks across South Florida each Saturday during the fall to show its continued support of the community.

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For the third consecutive year, the Orange Bowl Health & Wellness Fair presented by Sunshine Health took a hands-on approach to promoting healthy lifestyles in the South Florida community.

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Now in its 17th season, the Orange Bowl Youth Football Alliance (YFA) presented by Sports Authority visited five sites in Miami-Dade County on Saturday, August 22, to kick off the 2015 Park of the Week Program.

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The Orange Bowl Health & Wellness Fair presented by Sunshine Health will take place at Betty T. Ferguson Recreational Complex on Saturday, August 8, 2015, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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3030 Ocean, run by executive chef and Hell’s Kitchen Season 5 runner-up, Paula DaSilva, picked up two awards at the Orange Bowl Impact and Excellence (OBIES) Awards: A Taste of South Florida presented by Florida Blue on Friday, May 29 at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center.

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Culinary personality, restaurateur and New York Times best-selling author, Fabio Viviani returns to participate in the Orange Bowl Impact and Excellence Awards (The OBIES): A Taste of South Florida presented by Florida Blue as this year’s Celebrity Chef. The event takes place on Friday, May 29, 2015 at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center at 7:30 p.m.

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On Thursday, March 26, Orange Bowl members and staff along with representatives from Baptist Health South Florida and TD Bank handed out shoes to 50 South Florida youths as part of the Orange Bowl “Kicks for Kids” program at the Carver Ranches Boys & Girls Club in Hollywood, Florida.

Corporate attorney and governmental consultant Sean Pittman was recently elected as second vice chair of the Orange Bowl Committee at the organization’s annual elections in February.

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Lee Stapleton was recently installed as the Orange Bowl Committee's 77th President and Chair for 2015. Stapleton's year as President marks an exciting time in post season college football for South Florida.​

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OBC members and staff volunteered at Special Olympic Florida's Unified Flag Football Invitational, held at Orange Bowl Field at Moore Park.

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CAPITAL ONE BECOMES TITLE SPONSOR OF THE ORANGE BOWL Multi-Year Deal Elevates Capital One to Official Credit Card and Banking Partner of the New College Football Playoff

Top Miami restaurants and chefs have teamed up with the Orange Bowl for a fun night of food and fun celebrating community leaders.

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On Wednesday April 16, 2014, representatives from The Orange Bowl Committee and Miami-Dade County held a groundbreaking ceremony for the renovation of Ives Estates Park in Miami.

Celebrity chefs, restaurant competition and food tasting will highlight a night of giving back to the community at the Orange Bowl Impact & Excellence awards.

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Orange Bowl employees participate in 5th annual Walk For Wishes 5K Walk/Run to benefit children of South Florida.

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Orange Bowl "Takes Over" Doral Academy to celebrate Creative Art Contest Win!

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San Jose State's Defensive Tackle, Anthony Larceval returns from viral meningoencephalitis to win the 2013 Discover Orange Bowl - FWAA Courage Award.

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The Orange Bowl has partnered with In Jacob's Shoes in preparation for their 3rd Annual Kicks for Kids School challenge, outfitting hundreds of Miami's inner city youth with new sneakers.

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Orange Bowl events for 2012-13 generate nearly $300 million in economic impact for South Florida.

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San Jose State defensive tackle Anthony Larceval is the weekly nominee for the 2013 Discover Orange Bowl-FWAA Courage Award that will be announced at the end of the season.

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The Orange Bowl honors local Miami-Dade Xtreme Youth Football League members as the Park of the Week.​

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Oct 10, 2013 10:33 AM

South Alabama linebacker Bryson James is the third nominee this season for the Orange Bowl FWAA Courage Award.

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Now in its 15th season, the Orange Bowl YFA presented by Sports Authority visited Big Mound Park on Saturday, September 28, as part of its Park of the Week Program.

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Sep 26, 2013 12:03 PM

Sam Houston State’s senior linebacker Eric Fieilo is the first weekly nominee for the 2013 Discover Orange Bowl-FWAA Courage Award that will be announced at the end of the season.

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Now in its 15th season, the Orange Bowl YFA presented by Sports Authority visited three sites on Saturday, September 7 as part of its Park of the Week Program.

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Now in its 15th season, the Orange Bowl YFA presented by Sports Authority kicked off its annual Park of the Week program by visiting five sites this past Saturday, August 17.

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Dec 19, 2012 02:04 PM

The redshirt freshman receiver is the winner of the 2012 Discover Orange Bowl-FWAA Courage Award

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Mississippi's Ball nominated for Discover Orange Bowl-FWAA Courage Award

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Florida's Ball nominated for Discover Orange Bowl-FWAA Courage Award

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Arkansas' Beard nominated for Discover Orange Bowl-FWAA Courage Award

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Arizona State'’s Richardson nominated for Discover Orange Bowl-FWAA Courage Award

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Clemson’s Rodriguez nominated for Discover Orange Bowl-FWAA Courage Award

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Orange Bowl handed out $100,000 in donations and $15,000 in scholarships as well as awarded community champions.

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Orange Bowl Youth Football Alliance Presented by Sports Authority kicks off it's 14th season with visits to South Florida football parks.

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Orange Bowl Courage Award Winner Eric LeGrand received the Jimmy V Perseverance Award at the 2012 ESPYS.​

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Orange Bowl Committee and the city of Fort Lauderdale announce $3 million renovation of Carter Park ​

 
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