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Angeles National Golf Club Hosts JAAC Celebrity Classic

By March 24, 2019 No Comments

Nestled in the base of the Angeles National Forest, the ​Angeles National Golf Club​ has been chosen by the ​Jamaica Awareness Association of California​ to host its 2019 Annual Celebrity Golf Classic on Saturday, April 6, from 9:00am -6:00pm.

Located at 9401 Foothill Blvd. Sunland, CA, the Angeles National Golf Club is the only Nicklaus Design golf course in Los Angeles County, and sets the standard of excellence and beauty for all golf courses in Southern California.

Golfers will enjoy a challenging and scenic 18-hole, par championship course that has been ranked by Travel + Leisure Golf magazine as One of the Top 30 Best New Courses Worldwide and One of the Top Ten Best New Public/Resort courses in the U.S.

Utilizing this beautiful venue, the ​2019 JAAC Celebrity Golf Classic​ will create a uniquely enjoyable day of golfing, enhanced by a full display of Jamaica’s culture, entertainment and hospitality, making it the only golf tournament of its type in Greater Los Angeles.

Now in its 18th year, ​proceeds from the golf classic supports JAAC’s 31st year of service to the needy in the United States and Jamaica. On an annual basis, JAAC delivers over $100,000.00 in free medical and dental care, supplies and humanitarian service to the needy. The organization has established computer labs and training programs in schools throughout Jamaica, provided scholarships to needy students in the US and Jamaica, and sponsored annual professional development exchanges between Jamaica and the US. The organization also pioneered the only laparoscopic center in Jamaica, which now serves the entire Caribbean region.

This unique tournament is designed to challenge golfers, but also to entertain non-golfers at the exciting trophy presentation banquet at 4:30 p.m. One of JAAC’s signature events, it concludes with an exciting trophy presentation with great food and entertainment. Limited banquet tickets are available separately at ​www.jamaicaawareness.org​.

For registration, sponsorship and VIP seating with a celebrity, contact Joy Stephenson Laws, 818.406.0503, ​jaacgolfclassic@gmail.com​, Jeffrey Anderson Gunter (213) 247.6856, Marie Kellier, PR (424) 266.2432 or Patrick Williams, President (310) 415.0542.

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