For Immediate Release: Jan.
Contact: Nora Fascenelli, PIO and Media Relations, City of Goodyear
Direct 623-882-7061, Cell 623-695-0846
Spring Training Suite Donation Program
ARIZ. (Jan. 21, 2010) The
City of Goodyear is accepting requests from nonprofit groups interested in
using the Luxury Suites at Goodyear Ballpark for fundraising purposes. The use
of 10 suites during available Spring Training games is made possible through a
donation by the City of Goodyear in cooperation with the Cleveland Indians and
the Cincinnati Reds.
deadline for submitting requests for the 2010 Spring Training Season is 5 p.m.,
Friday, February 5. Groups selected to receive use of the donated
suites will be notified by February 12 of the award and the date of the game
selected for their attendance. Spring Training games at Goodyear Ballpark are every day from
March 5 through April 3, 2010. The
donated awards include only admission and use of the Luxury Suites. Food and
beverage packages are available separately for purchase by the group.
must include a brief history of the nonprofit organization, its organizational
structure and services, and the mission of the group. All requests must
describe the intended use for the funds generated through the suite donation,
including details of the population served, demographics and the overall
projected community impact on the City of Goodyear.
selection committee comprised of representatives of the City of Goodyear, the
Cleveland Indians, and the Cincinnati Reds will manage the award and
distribution of the suites. Criteria for evaluating requests will include the
history of the organization, organizational structure, services and mission of
the group, and the intended use for the funds generated through the suite
donation and the overall projected community impact on the City of Goodyear.
requesting use of the donated suites must be Arizona non-profit corporations in
good standing pursuant to A.R.S. § 10-3101 et seq., maintain status as
non-profit organizations exempt from Federal Income Taxation pursuant to §
501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (as amended), provide a
responsible party to serve as the suite supervisor during the use period,
provide a post-use report describing how the suite was utilized, the amount of
revenue generated and the overall community impact on the City of Goodyear.
requests must be no longer than one page in length and include one original
written request and five copies.
can be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or mailed or hand-delivered to:
Attention Suite Donation Program
1933 S. Ballpark Way
Goodyear Arizona 85338
Ballpark seats 10,311 guests and features a 360 degree concourse with a constant
field view, six luxurious suites, unique party/group pavilions, premium areas
and an oasis of lawn seating.
additional info email email@example.com or call 623.882.3170.