THE EVENT Sun Sports HEAT TV broadcasters and two of South Florida’s leading sports media personalities, Eric Reid and Tony Fiorentino host a two-day fundraising event to honor South Florida’s sports icons and the achievements by some of the today’s most acclaimed community heroes. The fundraiser benefits both Lauren’s Kids and the Dade Schools Athletic Foundation.
The Celebrity Golf Classic Presented by SHARP Business Systems takes place at the prestigious Turnberry Isle Miami, with more than 50 foursomes converging on the championship courses for an exhilarating day of competitive golf, whereby each team is paired with a celebrity team captain vying to win a series of prizes awarded at the end of the day during the post-golf awards reception.
The Call Of The Game Dinner Presented by Publix and hosted by Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino pays tribute to today’s most distinguished individuals who are honored for their work towards making a difference behind the scenes in our community.
This year’s awards include Miami HEAT superstar forward, LeBron James; Miami’s Channel 7 broadcaster, Steve Shapiro; Miami HEAT veteran, James Jones; and for the third year, to commemorate the legendary broadcaster, Jim Mandich – The Jim Mandich Courage and Commitment Award will be presented to Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords.
THE CAUSE The mission of Lauren’s Kids is to prevent sexual abuse of minors through educating children and adults about sexual predators and offenders, supporting survivors and their families in post-disclosure recovery and promoting awareness of sexual abuse laws. The Dade Schools Athletic Foundation was created through the Miami Dade County School Board to allow the private sector to support and augment the athletic programs in the Miami-Dade County Public School system, including scholarships for outstanding student-athletes and grants for the purchase of equipment and uniforms.
TICKETS Golf – Golf foursome available for $3,000, Individual golfers can participate for $800 | Dinner – A Gold table of 10 with a celebrity is $5,000, A Silver table of 10 is $2,500, Individual seats are priced at $250 Contact Kiley Lapointe at 305.529.9506 ext. 5 or email [email protected]
THE SPONSORS Presenting Sponsor of the Celebrity Golf Classic is SHARP Business Systems | Presenting Sponsor of the Call of the Game Dinner is Publix and Hosted by Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino | Additional sponsors include: Ronald L. Book, P.A., Doctors Hospital Center for Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, Acordis, Community Bank of Broward, American Airlines, Turnberry Isle Miami, Bloomingdales, Dade Media, Metrosigns and Weston Lifestyle Magazine.
PHOTO (Left to right standing) Attorney Ron Book, Miami HEAT President Pat Riley, CNN Correspondent Sara Ganim, Lauren Book from Lauren’s Kids, Sun Sports HEAT TV broadcasters Eric Reid and Tony Fiorentino at the 2013 Call of the Game Dinner.
The Eighth Annual Reid & Fiorentino Call of the Game Dinner & Celebrity Golf Classic Celebrity Golf Classic Turnberry Isle Miami Thursday, March 13, 11:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Call of the Game Dinner Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Saturday, March 15, 6:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. www.reidandfiorentinoevents.com