ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Dec. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Barney & Barney, a Marsh & McLennan Insurance Agency LLC company, today announced that its Orange County Golf Classic raised $60,000 for the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at CHOC Children's Hospital in Orange County, California.
CHOC operates one of the nation's most highly regarded NICUs and provides tertiary and quaternary care to premature infants and babies born with a variety of serous conditions requiring specialized care.
"Barney & Barney is proud to support the wonderful work of CHOC," said Travis Trask, Principal and Managing Director of the firm's Orange County office. "We truly appreciate the support of our sponsors and the individuals who participated. This a special event that reflects the heartfelt generosity of the Orange County community."
The proceeds from donations, golf registrations and sponsorships will go directly to support the hospital's NICU babies and their families. The fourth annual tournament took place on Monday, Dec. 7 at the Dove Canyon Country Club.
To date, Barney & Barney has raised $245,000 for CHOC. The golf tournament was hosted by the Barney & Barney Foundation, which was established in 2009 to commemorate the firm's centennial anniversary. Since then, the Foundation has awarded more than $1.7 million in grants to nonprofit organizations throughout California.
About Barney & Barney
Barney & Barney is one of the nation's leading insurance brokerages, offering a comprehensive line of risk management and employee benefit solutions. The firm specializes in commercial property and casualty insurance, employee benefits, workers' compensation, compensation consulting, executive liability, personal lines and surety. In 2014, Barney & Barney joined Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC (MMA), a subsidiary of Marsh Inc., the world's leading insurance broker and risk advisor. Barney & Barney has offices in San Diego, San Francisco, Walnut Creek and Orange County. For more information, visit www.barneyandbarney.com, or call 800.321.4696.
About CHOC Children's
Named one of the best children's hospitals by U.S. News & World Report (2015-2016) and a 2015 Leapfrog Top Hospital for the highest quality of care, Children's Hospital of Orange County (CHOC Children's) is exclusively committed to the health and well-being of children through clinical expertise, advocacy, outreach, education and research that brings advanced treatment to pediatric patients. Affiliated with the University of California, Irvine, CHOC's regional health care network includes two state-of-the-art hospitals in Orange and Mission Viejo, many primary and specialty care clinics, a pediatric residency program, and four clinical centers of excellence - the CHOC Children's Heart, Neuroscience, Orthopaedic and Hyundai Cancer Institutes.
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