PRESENTATION OF A PROCLAMATION TO THE ORANGE BOWL COMMITTEE
Joe A. Martinez, Prime Sponsor
Board of County Commissioners
Chairman Martinez presented a proclamation to the Orange Bowl Committee, declaring Tuesday, December 06, 2011 as ‘Orange Bowl Day.’ Chairman Martinez noted the Orange Bowl Committee, one of South Florida’s oldest civic organizations, was created in 1935 with a mission to generate tourism for the South Florida region by hosting annual football games and supporting festivities. He noted the Orange Bowl had maintained a legacy of charitable contributions to community outreaches and events, and had invested approximately $4.5 million in youth sports, which benefited more than 16,000 children each year.
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