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Class of 2021 Nominations

TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Committee Membership Summary

The TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Committee has existed as a body of Jacksonville’s strongest advocates for over 50 years. Now a group of 200 men and women who are passionate about sports and the Northeast Florida community, the TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Committee continues to push forward the mission of our organization – to enhance and positively impact the quality of life and community pride in Northeast Florida, along with generating economic impact and growth for Northeast Florida through professional and amateur sports.

 

NOTE: This is for the 2021-2022 Season — Membership will begin August 2021

Requirements for Committee Membership

GENERAL COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIP

  • Committee Membership Fee – $500
    • This fee does not count towards your Committee Fundraising Minimum and is non-transferable and non-refundable. Payment is due in full by August 1, 2021.
      • Please Note: Members who have served for seven consecutive years will have their fee waived.
  • Committee Fundraising Minimum – $3,000
    • TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Committee members are required to meet their Committee Fundraising Minimum of $3,000. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Committee members must reach their minimum fundraising by March 31, 2022 to remain on the committee.
      • Please Note:    1) In-kind services and corporate sponsorship must be approved by Gator Bowl Sports prior to solicitation and services rendered.  2) No transfer of fundraising credit is allowed.
  • Committee Ticket Purchase Minimum
    • TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Committee members must purchase a minimum of two (2) TaxSlayer Gator Bowl tickets prior to August 1st.
      • Please Note: Ticket purchase must be equal or greater to the value of two (2) lower bowl sideline tickets and WILL count towards your Committee Fundraising.
  • Volunteering Requirement
    • TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Committee members must volunteer for a minimum of one (1) volunteer position at a TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Event prior to January 2, 2022.
  • Scouting 
    • TaxSlayer Gator Bowl members that serve as an official bowl scout for a game throughout the year must complete the Scouting Contract prior to receiving credential for the game. *Subject to University Policies & Procedures regarding 2021 Scouting
    • Membership Agreement Form
      • The below Membership Agreement form must be completed no later than June 1, 2021 in order to participate in the 2021-2022 membership year.

JUNIOR MEMBERSHIP (35 & Under)

  • Committee Membership Fee – $250
    • This fee does not count towards your Committee Fundraising Minimum and is non-transferable and non-refundable. Payment is due in full by August 1, 2021.
  • Committee Fundraising Minimum – $1,500
    • TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Junior Committee members are required to meet their Committee Fundraising Minimum of $1,500. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Committee members must reach their minimum fundraising by March 31, 2022 to remain on the committee.
      • Please Note:  1) In-kind services and corporate sponsorship must be approved by Gator Bowl Sports prior to solicitation and services rendered.  2) No transfer of fundraising credit is allowed.
  • Committee Ticket Purchase Minimum
    • TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Junior Committee members must purchase a minimum of two (2) TaxSlayer Gator Bowl tickets prior to August 1st.
      • Please Note: Ticket purchase must be equal or greater to the value of two (2) lower bowl sideline tickets and WILL count towards your Committee Fundraising.
  • Volunteering Requirement
    • TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Junior Committee members must volunteer for a minimum of one (1) volunteer position at a TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Event prior to January 2, 2022.
  • Membership Agreement Form
    • The below Membership Agreement form must be completed no later than June 1, 2021 in order to participate in the 2021-2022 membership year.

Benefits of Committee Membership

GENERAL COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIP

Annual Benefits for Committee Members include:

  • Membership Socials exclusive to TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Members
  • Complimentary Tickets to Special Events:
    • TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Chairman’s Pre-Game VIP Party
    • TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Holiday Party (featuring a representative from both universities playing in the TaxSlayer Gator Bowl)
  • Annual Membership Gift
  • Opportunity to Scout College Football Regular-Season Games (Subject to University Policies & Procedures regarding 2021 Scouting)

Additional Benefits for Committee Members include:

  • Exclusive pre-sale access to Gator Bowl Sports events
  • Recognition in the official TaxSlayer Gator Bowl game program
  • Opportunity to participate in seasonal sports promotions – College Football Playoff Pool, NCAA Bracket Challenge, etc.
  • Opportunity to win raffle prizes throughout the year at meetings/cocktail receptions

JUNIOR MEMBERSHIP (35 & Under)

Annual Benefits for Committee Members include:

  • Membership Socials exclusive to TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Members
  • Invitation to TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Holiday Party (featuring a representative from both universities playing in the TaxSlayer Gator Bowl)
  • First Right to Purchase Tickets to Special Events:
    • TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Chairman’s Pre-Game VIP Party

Additional Benefits for Committee Members include:

  • Exclusive pre-sale access to Gator Bowl Sports events
  • Recognition in the official TaxSlayer Gator Bowl game program
  • Opportunity to participate in seasonal sports promotions – College Football Playoff Pool, NCAA Bracket Challenge, etc.
  • Opportunity to win raffle prizes throughout the year at meetings/cocktail receptions

Nomination Process

  • All current TaxSlayer Gator Bowl members (after their first year of service) are eligible to nominate two (2) individuals for committee membership
  • Nominators must fill out the below Nomination Form no later than May 14, 2021
  • Nominees will receive a Formal Application which must be submitted by June 1, 2021 to be considered for the Class of 2021.
  • Formal Applications will be submitted to TaxSlayer Gator Bowl President/CEO and Board Chair for review and final selection
  • Nominees will be notified of their Class of 2021 status prior to August Membership Social

Class of 2021 Nomination Form

  • Member Information

  • Nominee Information