Gotham Gators - New York Yankees vs. Oakland A's
One East 161st Street Bronx, New York 10451
Saturday, May 12th, 1:05 PM
Join the New York Yankees and your fellow Gotham Gators for a fun-filled outing at Yankee Stadium on Saturday, May 12th as the Yankees take on the Oakland A's. The first 250 people who purchase through this offer will receive a New Era New York Yankees Hat!
Field Level - Section 133 - $54/ticket
Main Level - Section 234 - $42.25/ticket
Once inside the Stadium and prior to the start of the 4th inning, please head over to the Legacy Club on the Main level (200 level) between Section 217 and Section 223, to pick up your New Era hat.
You will receive an email one day before the event with instructions on how to download your mobile ticket, along with Will Call pick up information, based on preference. All ticket verification QR codes will appear 48 hours prior to the scheduled start time of the game.
Purchase tickets HERE
The University of Florida will host an event in NYC on Thursday, May 17th at Guastavino's.
Cocktail Reception 6:00 PM • Program 7:00 PM
Come out to John Sullivan's on Tuesday, March 6th to learn how to build a winning résumé and ace your next interview from a Gator with more than 20 years of recruiting experience. As a leader in the retail industry, Marcos Avellan has seen numerous résumés come across his desk. He will share his top tips on résumés and interviewing, and he'll answer any questions you have on how to achieve your next dream position. We'll be upstairs!
Join us to watch the Florida Gators Men's Basketball team seek Elite Eight revenge! We'll be watching the Gators take on the Gamecocks at John Sullivan's. Seating will be first come, first served. Go Gators!
The Gotham Gator Club invites local Gator Fans to volunteer at Citymeals on wHeels on September 30th, where we will hand-deliver nutritious meals to frail, isolated homebound New Yorkers in Hell’s Kitchen. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for details & registration
Gotham Gators Annual Football Kickoff Party
6:00pm - August 22nd at SideBAR
Football season is almost here, and we can't wait! Join us at SideBAR to kickoff the 2017 Gator Football Season. You will feel transported back to your days in G'ville as we partake in beer pong, cheap drink specials, Jello shots and free tailgating food! Come relive the glory days with your fellow Gator fans by watching replays of our National Championship victories!
Win a signed football or mini football helmet from Gator Head Coach McElwain, a signed copy of Tim Tebow's Book "Shaken," VIP tickets to a taping of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert OR a tour of the The NFL Today set, including a meet and greet/photo opportunity with the analysts in our raffle that supports Gotham Gators Scholarship Fund! More fun and games to be announced...
Time: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Location: SideBAR - 118 East 15th Street (at Irving Place)
UF Alumni Drink Specials TBD
John Sullivan's (210 West 35th Street)
We have started an ongoing raffle for a trip to the Florida-Georgia game in Jacksonville on October 28th! John Sullivan's has generously offered to pay for a trip for two (hotel and airfare) and CBS has kindly donated two tickets to the game! We will be selling raffle tickets through October 7th, and the winner will be announced at halftime of the Florida-LSU game! (Winner will not need to be present to win)
Find a board member at our happy hour tonight, at our football season kickoff party or at a football game viewing party to buy your raffle tickets!
1 raffle ticket for $25; 5 raffle tickets for $100
* $15 Pitchers of Bud Light
* $20 Buckets of Domestic Beers
* $5 Well Drinks
* $5 Wines
* $4 Select Shots
Gator Clubs® from around the world will unite to utilize the size and spirit of The Gator Nation® to positively impact local communities. The Gator Nation is strongest when we work together for a common cause. Please join the University of Florida Alumni Association on May 20th to show the world we are All Strong for our Community. The Gotham Gator Club will host two fun volunteer opportunities. SAVE THE DATE 5/20!
Morning : 9:30am - 12:30pm Meals on wHeels on the UES.
Register Here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/international-gator-day-2017-new-york-city-morning-tickets-33121939613?aff=eivtefrnd
Afternoon : 1:00pm - 330pm KEEN (Kids Enjoy Excercise Now) in Midtown East.
Register Here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/international-gator-day-2017-new-york-city-afternoon-tickets-33121108126?aff=eivtefrnd
On Sunday, April 30th, the March of Dimes is hosting its annual walk, the March for Babies. The walk raises critical funds for research to fight premature babies, birth defects, and pre and post-natal care for families.
For the first time, March of Dimes will create a walking team that is represented by Gators . To join this team, register here:
If you have any questions, please contact the Gator Team Captain Jennifer Elliott at email@example.com
April 29, 2017 - Street Games NYC Parks- Volunteers Needed :
Experience the joy of public service and gain event experience, while enjoying Thomas Jefferson Park on a wonderful Spring day. Join NYC Parks on Saturday, April 29th for Street Games.
NYC Parks is in need of volunteers to work one shift, 9:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 29th.Volunteers help support the overall event: including but not limited to providing instruction and or oversight of event programming ( i.e. Shuffleboard , Double Dutch) managing lines and crowds and fulfilling general event operations.
These are the requirements.
- 1. Must be over the age of 18
- 2. Must be available for seven (7) hours, 9am-4pm on April 29, 2017
- 3. Must be able to attend the 45 min YouTube live volunteer orientation webinar on Monday, April 24th at 6:30pm.
*If you cannot commit to all of the above mentioned requirements unfortunately they are unable to consider you for this opportunity.
Volunteers will receive lunch and a small token of our appreciation.
If you are interested in volunteering and meet all of the requirements above, please fill out the brief registration form by clicking the link below:
Registration is requested no later than Friday, April 21, 2017.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Gator Alumni Venus.Melo@parks.nyc.gov with Street Games Volunteer in the subject line. Feel free to share this opportunity with your likeminded friends and colleagues.
What Does It Take to be a Gator Great in The Big Apple?
Learn from some of New York’s most successful UF alumni how to succeed in the Big Apple and beyond. Event benefits the Gotham Gators scholarship program, supporting New York students attending the University of Florida and completing internships in NYC.
Tuesday, April 4th
200 Vesey Street
American Express Tower
26th Floor Auditorium
New York, NY 10080
Check in: 6:00-6:30 p.m.
Panel: 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Networking Reception: 7:30-8:30 p.m.
$20 UFAA members
$30 General Admission, Non-Members
(Tickets include complimentary appetizers, wine, and beer during networking reception)
Special thanks to our sponsor: Pitch Publicity
Not a member? JOIN the UFAA and receive free membership to Gotham Gators, The Official University of Florida Alumni Club for New York City and the Greater New York area: https://www.ufalumni.ufl.edu/join/
Tammy Weinbaum, Executive Vice President, Global Business Services at American Express, a shared services organization that brings together key internal functions to support all of American Express. Recipient of the 2014 Women of Excellence Award for Mentorship by the National Association for Female Executives.
Rebecca Patterson, Chief Investment Officer at Bessemer Trust, managing approximately $65 billion in client assets, and member of the firm’s Management Committee. Regular contributor for CNBC and named, “The 25 Most Powerful Women in Finance,” by American Banker for three consecutive years.
Kim Kaupe, Co-founder of ZinePak, a custom publication company that creates engaging fan packages for entertainers, brands and celebrities, named “Top 30 Startups to Watch” by Entrepreneur, and dubbed an “overnight success” by Inc. Magazine. ABC’s Shark Tank winner and Forbes “30 Under 30,” Advertising Age’s “40 Under 40,” and Inc.’s “35 Under 35.”
Cat Lindsay, top tier interior designer and Head of Workplace and Design Global Real Estate for HBO, Turner, CNN and Warner Brothers, currently spearheading the move of Time Warner companies to Hudson Yards.
Pat Fastook, Founder of New Moon Company and Executive Television and Digital Producer responsible for setting the overall strategic direction of digital business; reputed as a thought leader in the industry with experience producing high-profile digital series delivering millions of unique visitors to websites and growing brands. Former primetime digital lead at NBC Universal/CNBC, overseeing the network’s multimillion-dollar new primetime initiative and played a pivotal role in forming MSNBC from initial concept to the launch of the 24-hour network.
UF Alumnus Moderator:
Jonathan D. Lovitz, Senior Vice President at the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce, the business voice of the LGBT community worldwide. Regular media contributor on the economic empowerment and the vital role business plays in creating equity for the LGBT community for MSNBC, CNBC, NPR, The Advocate and Out Magazine.
Special thanks to our sponsor: Pitch Publicity