The Celebration Bowl offers a wide variety of sponsorship opportunities that can meet you company’s needs. For more information, please reach out to Executive Director John Grant at John.T.Grant@espn.com.

Major Sponsors

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At McDonald’s, we’re proud of the way we’re creating an experience to remember: reaching customers wherever they are and innovating new tastes and choices, while staying true to customer favorites.

Modern service. Personal engagement. Great-tasting burgers and fries. Building on our commitments to our people, our communities and our world.





The Coca-Cola Company is the world’s largest beverage company, refreshing consumers with more than 500 sparkling and still brands and more than 3,800 beverage choices.

Led by Coca-Cola, one of the world’s most valuable and recognizable brands, our company’s portfolio features 20 billion-dollar brands, 18 of which are available in reduced-, low- or no-calorie options. Our billion-dollar brands include Diet Coke,Coca-Cola Zero, Fanta, Sprite, Dasani, vitaminwater, Powerade, Minute Maid, Simply, Del Valle, Georgia and Gold Peak. Through the world’s largest beverage distribution system, we are the No. 1 provider of both sparkling and still beverages.  More than 1.9 billion servings of our beverages are enjoyed by consumers in more than 200 countries each day.


When you’re crossing oPrimeSport Logoff that Bucket List item, make sure the experience lives up to your expectations. The best seats in the house, shaking hands with your favorite players, getting the VIP treatment before the big event – that’s the Ultimate Gameday Experience. That’s the PrimeSport Experience.PrimeSport is the leading global Sports Travel and Event Management company, offering tickets, corporate and fan travel packages, and hospitality events for corporations, professional sports team and fans.


 Gildan is a leading manufacturer and marketer of quality branded basic family apparel, including T-shirts, fleece, sport shirts, underwear, socks, hosiery, and shapewear. The Company sells its products under a diversified portfolio of company-owned brands, including the Gildan®, Gold Toe®, Anvil®, Comfort Colors®, American Apparel®, Alstyle®, Secret®, Silks®, Kushyfoot®, Secret Silky®, Peds®, MediPeds®, and Therapy Plus™ brands.

With over 48,000 employees worldwide Gildan operates with a strong commitment to industry-leading labour and environmental practices throughout its supply chain in accordance with its comprehensive corporate social responsibility program embedded in the Company’s long-term business strategy.

Local Sponsors


Mutt & Jeff Porkskins is a small, family-owned business that takes great pride and care in the quality and taste of our products.  For more than 40 years Mutt & Jeff Porkskins has delivered on delicious.

Snack today at www.muttandjeffporkskins.com



Georgia Power is the largest subsidiary of Southern Company, America’s premier energy company. Value, Reliability, Customer Service and Stewardship are the cornerstones of our promise to 2.5 million customers in all but four of Georgia’s 159 counties. We are committed to being a citizen wherever we serve and delivering clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy at rates below the national average. Our diverse, innovative generation mix includes nuclear, 21st century coal and natural gas, as well as renewables such as solar, hydroelectric and wind.




Get the comprehensive journalism of AJC delivered right to your door. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution has the largest newsroom in the Southeast with more than 160 reporters. These experienced reporters work hard to produce the most comprehensive, in-depth local journalism in the Atlanta area read by more than 1.6 million people. Get unlimited access to local and breaking news at home or on the go. Log on from any device, and immerse yourself in AJC’s premium interactive multimedia stories. Subscribe today.


abbott-logo Our Purpose:

To harness the enabling power of health to nurture, celebrate and fulfill the promise of human potential.  Together.

At Abbott, we’re committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we’ve brought new products and technologies to the world — in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals — that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 74,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

Life.  To the fullest.


hj_plane_black-300Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is the busiest and most efficient airport in the world and, by some accounts, the best in North America. ATL is the economic jewel of Georgia, generating a $34.8 billion economic impact for metro Atlanta and providing more than 63,000 jobs onsite, making it the state’s largest employer.

In many ways, Hartsfield-Jackson is more than an airport. It’s also a destination. ATL’s burgeoning concessions program features more than 300 commercial venues meeting guests’ shopping, dining and service needs. And its art program integrates permanent and rotating exhibits and musical performances into the fabric of the guest experience.



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Graphic Designer


MandelaMade is proud to support this year’s MEAC/SWAC Challenge and Celebration Bowl with dynamic graphic design solutions. Understanding the importance of both perception and awareness and combining that with bold, immersive, and fundamental design, MandelaMade strives to maximize the brand promotion of athletic organizations and events. For more information and to see some of the work that we’ve completed, feel free to visit www.MandelaMade.com.



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The mission of 100 Black Men of Atlanta, Inc. is to provide support and improve the quality of life for African Americans, and youth in particular, in the Atlanta Community. The organization’s vision is to become the city’s strongest, most self-reliant African-American volunteer organization focused on education, enrichment and empowerment.




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Each year the Atlanta Falcons create and run several programs in the community. Learn more on the official Falcons website.






The National Football Foundation’s mission is to promote and develop the power of amateur football in developing the qualities of leadership, sportsmanship, competitive zeal and the drive for academic excellence in America’s young people.


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