Celebrity Golf & Tennis, Limited president/producer Leonard Herring, Jr. of West Hollywood, California announced that The 3rd Annual Wounded Warrior Celebrity Golf Tournament will be held on December 2 and 3, 2011 in Palm Desert and Palm Springs, California.
Actor, director, producer and former Kansas City Chiefs all-pro defensive back Fred “The Hammer” Williamson will serve as “honorary chairperson” and funds raised will benefit The Wounded Warrior Project of Palm Springs.
This Gala Tournament will begin with a Welcoming Celebrity and VIP Reception at Pete Carlson’s Golf & Tennis in Palm Desert on Thursday and end with Celebrity and VIP ShotGun Start Rounds, Auction and Championship Awards Banquet at Indian Canyons Golf Resort – North Course in Palm Strings on Friday.
Other celebrities and VIP players to date include Elgin Baylor, Kathleen Bradley, Jim Brown, Don Buford, Isaac Curtis, Ben Davis, Tommy Davis, Willie Gault, Harvey Mason, Frank Robinson, Paul Warfield and Ambassador Sidney Williams.
The Wounded Warrior Project is a tax exempted 501c(3) non-profit that seeks to assist those men and women of our armed forces who have been severe injured during the conflicts in Afghanistan, Iraq and other locations around the world.
The Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel will serve as the tournament’s “official hotel” and will offer out-of-towners and guests preferred VIP rates and rooms.
For immediate release! For more information call 310.855.0172
Thursday, December 1, 2011
6:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M .
Welcoming Celebrity and VIP Pairing Party
Pete Carlson’s Golf & Tennis
73741 Highway 111 ~ Palm Desert, California 92210 ~ 760.568.3263
Friday, December 2, 2011
11:00 A.M. – 7:00 P.M.
Celebrity and VIP ShotGun Start – Championship Awards Banquet
Indian Canyons Golf Resort – North Course
2300 North Murray Canyon Drive ~ Palm Springs, California 92262 ~ 760.327.1321