University of Georgia offensive coordinator Mike Bobo will be the guest speaker at the Boys and Girls Club of Moultrie and Colquitt County’s annual Founder’s Banquet.
The banquet will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 13, at Heritage Church.
Tickets can be purchased from board members or at the club, which is located at 420 W. Central Ave. Individual tickets are $50.
The telephone number is 890-8600 and the email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
The club’s website is at www.bgcmoultrie.org.
The club’s board of directors includes Tenero Bender, Michael Boatwright, John M. Carlton Jr., David Durham, Richard Edwards, Larry Franklin, Tangela Hayes, Lisa Clarke Hill, Amanda Holt, Robert Howell, Barbara Jelks, the Rev. Alfred Jones, Susan P. McBrayer, Patrick Mobley, Myrtis Ndawula, Judy H. Payne, Luke Strong III, Holly Taylor, Phillip Thomas and Jerry Vereen.
Sponsorships also are available.
The platinum sponsorship is $5,000; the gold sponsorship is $2,500; the silver sponsorship is $1,000; and the bronze sponsorship is $500.
Bobo has been on the Georgia staff since 2001 and has been offensive coordinator since 2007.
During his 11 years in Athens, he has been part of a staff that has led Georgia to 106 victories, two SEC championships, four SEC Eastern Division titles, seven bowl victories, and six top 10 finishes in the final national polls.
The Bulldog were ranked No. 2 in 2007 and No. 3 in 2002.
A four-year letterman for the Bulldogs from 1994-97, Bobo is coaching on the same field where he became a record-setting quarterback.
A native of Thomasville, Ga., Bobo finished his Bulldog career leading the team in passing in both 1996 and '97.
He currently ranks high in the Georgia passing record books in several categories.
As a star quarterback at Thomasville High School, Bobo was named the 1993 Georgia Player of the Year by both USA Today and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.