Community Service Initiative

Student + Service = Better Communities

About Us

On April 16, 1986 the NCAA awarded a college bowl game to Tampa Bay. On December 23rd of that year the first Hall of Fame Bowl was played in Tampa Stadium between Georgia and Boston College...

Community Giving

In additional to contributing millions of dollars each year to universities, now at $149 million over the history of the game, the Outback Bowl began a specific Charitable Giving Initiative in 2016…

Our Mission

The mission of the Outback Bowl is to create an economic impact in the Tampa Bay area, positively showcase the community nationally and internationally and manage an event that adds to…

With the Profferfish platform and Bright Futures, your community service can earn you a college football experience today and a college scholarship tomorrow.

Three ways to kick-off to a newer, brighter future from

November 1, 2019 – December 6, 2019!

  • All Hillsborough County High School students who SIGN-UP for Profferfish to track their community service hours will receive a FREE Caspers Company McDonald’s meal certificate.

  • Three hundred Hillsborough County High School students that sign‐up for Profferfish and complete at least one approved Bright Futures community service activity from the end of the first grading period, October 14th – December 6th will be entered in a drawing to win Outback Bowl “SWAG” or an Outback Steakhouse gift card (50 winners).

  • All Hillsborough County High School Profferfish students earning 4+ approved community service hours from November 1, 2019 – December 6, 2019 will qualify for a drawing to win one of five Special Outback Bowl Game Day Experiences on New Year’s Day, January 1, 2020 at Raymond James Stadium‐ to include three (3) club seat tickets, parking pass, and a pregame VIP sideline pass & on‐field recognition.