The Big Night Out 2020 Event Recap

On Friday, February 21st, nearly 700 individuals gathered in celebration of mentorship at the Big Night Out. The event celebrated the kick-off of BBBSAZ’s 65th anniversary year and the over 62,000 youth served throughout the agency’s history. The program included moving stories from current Bigs and Littles, BBBSAZ CEO and President Laura Capello, event co-chairs Sheriff Paul and Veronica Penzone, Oscar De las salas and Gary Jackson, and the event’s honorary chairs, Representative Greg and Nicole Stanton. The evening was closed out by the Sapphire Experience after party which included dessert, dancing, and a performance by the one of a kind trumpeter, Rico De Largo.

Thank you to our 2020 Chairs

Honorary Chairs

Representative Greg and Nicole Stanton


Veronica and Sheriff Paul Penzone


Gary Jackson and Oscar De las salas

Thank you to our 2020 Sponsors

Alliance Bank of Arizona

Amy and Andrew Cohn

Arizona Diamondbacks

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona

Eide Bailly

Fox Restaurant Concepts


Fry's Food Stores

IMH Financial Corporation 

QFR Solutions

National Bank of Arizona

Southwest Foodservice Excellence

The Pharro Foundation