SOURCE: Wounded Warrior

August 09, 2007 18:10 ET

MEDIA ADVISORY: The MountainGate Country Club Wounded Warrior Golf Tournament to Raise Funds to Contribute to the Wounded Warrior Project

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - August 9, 2007) -


WHEN: Monday, Aug. 13, 10 a.m.

WHAT: The MountainGate Country Club Wounded Warrior Golf Tournament to raise funds to contribute to the Wounded Warrior Project, which serves the severely wounded veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan combat operations.

WHO: Numerous wounded warrior celebrities will play joined by other celebs including Johnny Mathis, Pat Boone, Elgin Baylor, Maury Wills, Pat Studstill and Fred Williamson.

VISUAL: At 11:00 a.m. sharp, a dramatic opening ceremony will be marked by a color guard, plus the wounded warriors who will be playing, AND more than 250 golfers saluting the wounded warriors.

Interviews will be available from 10 - 10:45 a.m.

This will be an event that testifies to the courage of wounded warriors injured on active duty and in their post military lives and endeavors. It will be an exceptional human interest story that not only salutes these heroes, but also reflects the respect and admiration that the citizens of Los Angeles feel for these exceptional Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

WHERE: MountainGate Country Club

(Travel north on Sepulveda Boulevard to MountainGate Drive, the stop light after Bel Air Crest, north of Getty Center.) Turn left (west) and proceed to the MoutainGate Country Club sign and turn right. Please check in with receptionist in lobby and she will direct you to putting green where Dick Lewis or Joe Lucidi will welcome you.

For more information, please visit: www.woundedwarriorproject.org

Contact Information

  • CONTACT:

    Dick Lewis
    Lewis & Associates
    (323) 938 2012
    Email Contact

    MountainGate Country Club
    Joe Lucidi
    (310) 476 6215 X 235