The UB Community Care Ticket Program UB Community Care Ticket Program

The UB Athletics Community Care ticket program provides eligible non-profit agencies, qualified charitable organizations and disadvantaged youth groups in Western New York the opportunity to experience the thrill of attending big-time college athletic events.

Through the generosity of our Community Care sponsorship program over 4000 residents of Western New York are able to attend each UB Football home game played at UB Stadium.  Tickets for select UB Basketball games played in Alumni Arena are available throughout the season as well. 

 

How can my organization become a Community Care ticket program sponsor?

 

Participation in the club is an investment in our community and a unique opportunity to partner with the University at Buffalo Division of Athletics.  Sponsorship opportunities are available at many different financial levels. 

The University at Buffalo Division of Athletics appreciates the support of our Community Care ticket sponsors:

  • American Campus Communities
  • Campus Living
  • Castle Products
  • Frito Lay
  • Millennium Buffalo
  • New Era Cap
  • Pepsi
  • Steve VanBuskirk
  • Sue Wilson
  • Candy Brown
  • The Gicewicz Family
  • Tim Hortons
  • UB Alumni Relations
  • UBMD
  • UB School of Health
  • Ron Balter
  • Undergraduate Student Association
  • University Sports Medicine

 

How are the Community Care tickets used?

 

  • Field trips for K-8 school age children attending Buffalo Public Schools
  • Residents and staff of group homes attend games
  • K-8 school programs use tickets as incentives for their students
  • Agencies disperse them to community members and reward volunteers

 

“Most of these folks would never have an opportunity to go to one of your games if it weren't for your generous donation.  Thank you from all of them.” 
Gail Calisto ~ Team Specialist Not For Profit Resource Center, United Way of Buffalo & Erie County
United Way
Salvation Army “We did receive tickets and were so grateful!  Also on Thanksgiving Day the men's team came out and served a meal."
Andrea Glinski ~ Red Kettle/Volunteer Coordinator, The Salvation Army

Additional agencies who frequently benefit from our Community Care ticket program

The King Center                                 Baker Victory Services

How can my agency, charity or group request Community Care tickets?

 

The UB Community Care ticket program makes direct contact with representatives of eligible non-profit agencies, qualified charitable organizations and disadvantaged youth groups.  

All ticket distributions are made within NCAA guidelines.  Tickets cannot be given to anyone in grades 9 or above, junior college students or prep school students.  Ticket requests are made in advance of game dates. 

To inquire if your agency or group can obtain Community Care game tickets please contact:

Jill Rexinger-Kuhn
Assistant Director of Ticket Operations
716-645-3991
rexinger@buffalo.edu

or complete the form below.

The UB Community Care Ticket Program...Building Memories...Making a Difference