PRE- PRESS RELEASE – For Immediate Release
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VP of Public Relations
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9th Annual Spring Golf Classic
May 16, 2016
LOS ANGELES CALIFORNIA ( April 2016) DATE RELEASED – On Monday, May 16th Union Rescue Mission(URM) will host their 9th Annual Spring Golf Classic at the fabulous MountainGate Country Club located near Beverly Hills. This year’s event promises to be the most beautiful scenic day of golf with fun games, silent auction, followed by a delicious luncheon and awards ceremony. This annual event is a fundraising vehicle that allows URM to engage, educate, and create a platform for good-will with corporations who have a philanthropic heartbeat that will help raise much needed funds to continue helping men, women, and children experiencing homelessness in Los Angeles.
“Take time to enjoy a great round of golf and change someone’s life.” Rev. Andy Bales, CEO of URM.
Union Rescue Mission would like to thank this year’s sponsors, Tim and Elise Sloan, Puritan Bakery, Michael Broussard, Chicago Title, Herbalife, and Scott and Obaida Watt.
Schedule of Events & Photo Opportunities
- 6:30am– Guest Check in and Step and Repeat photos
- 8:30am – Shotgun Start followed with games throughout the course that include longest drive, marshmallow longest drive, hole in the one, and closest to the pin,
- 2:45pm– Luncheon & Awards Banquet
URM is one of the largest missions of its kind in America — bringing help and hope to men, women, and children experiencing homelessness in Los Angeles. URM provides comprehensive emergency and long-term recovery services to our guests to help them escape the dangerous streets of Skid Row and transition from homelessness to independent living.
About URM’s Hope Gardens Family Center
Nestled in the foothills of the Angeles national forest, HGFC offers a peaceful setting and transitional living to moms, children, a number of single women and permanent supportive housing to senior women. In addition to food and shelter, HGFC offers the real help women need to escape homelessness forever, long-term rehabilitation programs, job training, counseling, training and encouragement.