Empowering Diversity Scholarship Presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona and Fiesta Bowl

Fiesta Bowl Charities

At the heart of the Fiesta Bowl Organization is a simple mission: to enhance organizations that contribute to the success of their communities through youth, sports and education. Through its two annual bowl games in the Valley, the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl and the Cactus Bowl, as well as community events throughout the year, Fiesta Bowl Charities has given more than $16.5 million across the state of Arizona in the last nine years, including $4 million this year alone.

Mission: The Fiesta Bowl strives to create a positive economic impact for Arizona and focus on the community while having fun.

Vision: The Fiesta Bowl’s vision is to be a world-class community organization that executes innovative experiences, drives economic growth and champions charitable causes, inspiring pride in all Arizonans.

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ)

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ) is committed to helping Arizonans get healthier faster and stay healthier longer. With a focus on connecting people with the care they need, BCBSAZ offers health insurance and related services to nearly 1.5 million customers. BCBSAZ, a not-for-profit company, is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association. The company employs more than 1,800 people in its Phoenix, Chandler, Flagstaff and Tucson offices.

Mission: To provide the best value in health insurance and related health services to improve the quality of life for Arizonans.

Vision: Inspire health in Arizona as the trusted leader in delivering affordable, innovative healthcare solutions.