Steven’s Hope Holds Annual Golf Tournament

Posted by on June 25, 2014

Press Release June 24, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Steven’s Hope Holds Annual Golf Tournament

[UPLAND, CA] The 12th Annual Drives to Save Lives Golf Classic was held on May 19, 2014 at Red Hill Country Club in Rancho Cucamonga.

The golf tournament’s presenting sponsor was ampm. Other sponsors included: The Matreyek Family Foundation; Chino Valley Medical Center; Mellon, Johnson & Reardon; Raymond James – Jason Sgrinoli; Martinez Towing; Colonies Crossroads; Frontier Homes and Gary Golota.

“We have been very blessed to have such great weather, donors and friends wanting to be a part of this day,” said Tony Cappelli, President and Executive Director at Steven’s Hope. “This years event was a big success because of all the volunteers and supporters, new and current, that came out and spent a day with Steven’s Hope.”

After golf, attendees were invited to a banquet. They were invited to participate in a silent and live auction, as well as a reverse pong drawing.

The banquet featured guest speaker Eric Dickerson, an NFL Hall of Fame running back. He previously played for the Los Angeles Rams and the Indianapolis Colts. Dickerson shared his personal story of his daughter’s illness and his appreciation for the work done by Steven’s Hope.

The Vahanian Family, who is currently utilizing Steven’s Hope services, also spoke at the banquet sharing their heart felt story with attendees. They gave personal insight on how Steven’s Hope has been so gracious and helpful in their time of need.

The funds from this event will help aid the programs and operations at Steven’s Hope.

About Steven’s Hope
Steven’s Hope for Children is a nonprofit organization based in Upland, California. Steven’s Hope helps families of seriously ill or injured children. They provide these families with temporary housing while their children are receiving the critical care that they need. Steven’s Hope has four fully furnished apartments in Loma Linda, California. Along with providing housing to these families, Steven’s Hope also provides emotional and financial support to the families in need.

For more information on this event and further events please contact Tony Cappelli at tonyc@stevenshope.org.

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