Coach Fobbs To Speak at Football Clinic For Women

Logo-Helmet&Heels2019 Helmet & Heels Football Raises Money for Domestic Violence and GSU’s Athletics Foundation

GRAMBLING, LA– Today, Grambling State University head football Coach Broderick Fobbs announced he will keynote this year’s Helmet & Heels event Saturday, July 20, 2019, at 4 p.m. The event provides football lessons, food, and shopping for women while raising funds for domestic violence victims and the University’s Athletics Foundation.

“I’ve seen the crowds and we have a lot of women who love and support our Football program,” said Coach Fobbs. “Our coaches are excited to connect with those who support us and share information to help them better understand the game.”

Fobbs is one of three featured presenters who will join a DJ, vendor fair, and 100 women for a catered lunch and networking at the University’s Conrad Hutchinson Performing Arts Center. Attendees will receive food, free football game tickets for the upcoming season, and a clinic to help answer any of their questions about Grambling football.

Event Details:

2019 Helmets and Heels – Fundraiser & Football Clinic
July 20, 2019, at 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Conrad Hutchinson Performing Arts Center
Grambling State University
Register at
Cost: $100 (includes 1 tickets to watch GSU vs. Alcorn State)

Open to women age 21 and older, the registration for this year’s event includes hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, tickets to the football contest between Grambling State and Alcorn State University, door prizes and a swag pack.

Vendor opportunities are available to small business owners who would like to showcase their products and network with attendees. To register as a vendor, email Interim Associate Director of Alumni Affairs Vel Malone at

Proceeds from this year’s event will be donated to the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team ( and the Grambling State University Athletics Foundation.

For media interviews or more information on Helmet and Heels, call (318)243-5012 or email


About Grambling State University

Grambling State University, located in Grambling Louisiana, is a historically black university founded in 1901. The University has been accredited by 14 accrediting associations and holds accreditations in all programs required by the Louisiana Board of Regents. The 590-acre campus offers 41 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Grambling State University is a member of the University of Louisiana System. For more information visit