Celebrities Unite to Raise Funds and Awareness for the Catastrophic Health Fund and Assistance Programs
Presenting sponsor Integrated Wealth Management returns for a second consecutive year
May 16, 2012- LOS ANGELES, CA – The Screen Actors Guild Foundation will host its 3nd Annual Golf Classic, a charity tournament benefiting the Foundation’s Catastrophic Health Fund and Assistance Programs. The Golf Classic brings together golf enthusiasts from the entertainment industry and beyond to raise funds for the foundation, which provides vital support to the acting community in times of need. The event will be hosted by actor Ron Perlman at the Lakeside Golf Club in Burbank on June 11, and includes a live auction and Awards gala.
Supporters of this year’s “Actors Fore Actors” tournament include Dave Annable, George Clooney, Kevin Nealon, Greg Itzin, Dennis Haysbert, Ray Romano and Tim Allen, among others.
“I am so pleased to serve as the host for this year’s Golf Classic,” said Ron Perlman. “It is very important for actors to give back when we can and help support the SAG Foundation’s mission to assist actors in need.”
The celebrity host committee includes Scott Bakula, Adam Baldwin, Tom Bower, Jim Casey, Randy Crook, Kevin Dobson, Greg Ellis, Thomas Gibson, Robert Hays, Dennis Haysbert, Dave Hutton, Greg Itzin, Britt Johnson, Joe Mategna, Joel McHale, Jeff Nordling, Paul Pape, Pamela Reed, John Rider, Bill Smitrovich, Chris Tarr and JoBeth Williams.
“Integrated Wealth Management is proud to continue our presenting sponsorship of the Golf Classic for the second year,” said Jim Casey, President & CEO of Integrated Wealth Management. “This is a very worthwhile cause and we are happy to support the SAG Foundation’s charitable initiatives.”
With the support of the entertainment community and generous sponsors during the past two Golf Classics, the SAG Foundation has been able to raise over half a million dollars to help fund its charitable initiatives. Please visit www.golf.sagfoundation.org for registration information and sponsorship packages (limited while availability remains).
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About the Screen Actors Guild Foundation
Founded in 1985, the Screen Actors Guild Foundation is an educational, humanitarian and philanthropic national 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. The mission of the SAG Foundation is to assist, educate and inspire actors toward their fullest potential in career, life and community. Our programs reflect the concerns and interests of union members as well as their desire to “give back” to their communities.
Programs include the Catastrophic Health Fund and assistance programs, Life Raft, Conversations, Casting Access Project, and other actors programs that offer career knowledge and inspire actors, as well as the award winning children¹s literacy programs, BookPALS and Storyline Online. In addition, the SAG Foundation¹s Actors Center and the Don LaFontaine Voice-Over Lab are unprecedented resource and educational facilities located in Los Angeles. The Foundation is independent from SAG and relies solely on the support from grants, corporate sponsorships, bequests and individual contributions to maintain our programs and create new ones. Visit www.sagfoundation.org or call (323) 549-6708.
About Integrated Wealth Management
One of the country’s most highly regarded independent wealth management and investment counseling organizations, Integrated Wealth Management helps hundreds of business, foundations and individuals attain their financial goals with individualized service and exceptional knowledge in areas of wealth management, fiduciary planning, 401(k) design and investment reporting. Reflecting their commitment to integrity, transparency and giving back to the community, Integrated Wealth Management strongly supports several nonprofit organizations in the interest of sharing compassion as well as success. For more information, contact us at 866-888-6563, ext. 113 or www.iwmgmt.com.