Ahearn Fund Athletic Hospitality (AFAH) is K-State’s hospitality and special events office. AFAH directs, coordinates and supervises all Ahearn Fund and K-State Athletics special events, as well as manages all hospitality efforts for the premium seating areas for football, men’s & women’s basketball and baseball.

The mission of Ahearn Fund Athletic Hospitality is to provide the upmost hospitality and excellence in management of game day operations in premium seating areas, while performing consistently with the expectations of the donors and the University alike.

The Ahearn Fund Athletic Hospitality Office also oversees all facility rentals located within K-State Athletics, highlighted by the West Stadium Center at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. These spaces are great for weddings, corporate meetings, staff retreats and board meetings.


For questions or more information on hospitality or facility rentals, please contact Kaitlin Rasmussen in the Ahearn Fund Athletic Hospitality Office by email at krasmussen@kstatesports.com or by phone at 785 532-2876. If you are interested in a rental facility for wedding purposes, please contact Casey Taylor at ctaylor@kstatesports.com or by phone at 785 532-7952.

Sodexo, Inc.

Sodexo has been a proud partner of K-State Athletics since 2010, providing catering and concessions services for all athletic events. The on-site Sodexo team ensures high quality food is served at a great value for the campus and with excellent customer service.

Founded in 1966 by Pierre Bellon, Sodexo is the global leader in services that improve Quality of Life, an essential factor in individual and organizational performance. Operating in 80 countries, Sodexo serves 75 million consumers each day through its unique combination of On-site Services, Benefits and Rewards Services and Personal and Home Services.

Through its more than 100 services, Sodexo provides clients an integrated offering developed over more than 45 years of experience: from reception, safety, maintenance and cleaning, to foodservices and facilities and equipment management; from Meal Pass, Gift Pass and Mobility Pass benefits for employees to in-home assistance and concierge services. Sodexo’s success and performance are founded on its independence, its sustainable business model and its ability to continuously develop and engage its 419,000 employees throughout the world