WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA

POLICE ATHLETIC LEAGUE

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WPAL and Golden Gloves have coexisted for 35+ years. WPAL is responsible for the WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA GOLDEN GLOVES TOURNAMENT. The collaboration continues to benefit both organizations in numerous ways. Together they have raised awareness and participation in the sport of boxing along with strengthening their Mission Statements.

 

Their fundraising efforts has provided for the longevity of both organizations.

For the first time, Gyms and Promotors have the opportunity to submit a proposal to produce and host one of The Western Pennsylvania 2023 Golden Gloves Shows. There are four show dates available.

  • March 4, 2023

  • March 11, 2023

  • March 18, 2023

  • March 25, 2023

Producing a Western Pennsylvania Golden Gloves Show requires months of extensive planning and preparation as well as financial responsibilities, strong communication and event management skills.

You will be required to address 5 metrics in your proposal:

  • BOXING ACUMEN​​​​

    • USA Boxing Compliant, Knowledge of Western Pennsylvania Golden Gloves Policies and Procedures, Involvement in the Boxing Community, Boxer Recruitment & Retention​

  • VENUE

    • A Suitable Location, Solid Volunteer Base and Event Staff​

    • Technical Requirements

    • Food & Beverage

  • FISCAL MANAGMENT

    • Ability to Cover $3000 Fees​ at Time of Acceptance

      • Sanction Fee - $405 (USA Boxing)

      • License Fee - $2000 (Pennsylvania Golden Gloves, Dan Mullarkey, President)

      • Awards, Uniforms, Posters - $595 (Western Pennsylvania Golden Gloves)

    • Produce a Show Budget Outlining Income & Expenses

    • Fund Raising Abilities

    • Securing Sponsorships

    • Advertising Opportunities

  • MARKETING ABILITIES

    • A Strong Marketing Plan​

    • Ticket Sales​​

  • TIMELINE

    • Create an EVENT TIMELINE 

    • Plans & Actions Schedule​

DEADLINE

 

WPAL will be accepting proposal thru September 15, 2022. If you are not using the online proposal form, we must receive your hard copy by September 12, 2022.

Mail to:

Western Pennsylvania Police Athletic League

Attn: Golden Gloves

231 Monroeville Mall

Monroeville, PA 15146

EVALUATION METRICS

Dan Mullarkey, President of PA Golden Gloves, along with the WPAL Executive Board and The Western Pennsylvania Golden Gloves Chairpersons will review all proposals. Their evaluation will focus on your responses to 5 metrics listed above.

You will be notified on Monday, September 18, 2022 if your proposal was accepted.

QUESTIONS

For questions or concerns connected to this proposal, please reach out to:

Western Pennsylvania Golden Gloves Chairpersons


DAVID WATT
dcwst18@yahoo.com
412.951.9959

 

SCOTT MCMURDY
scott.mcmurdy@alleghenycourts.us
412.977.6757