First Annual Rick Najera and Friends Celebrity Golf Classic Fundraiser Set for August 24 at Spanish Hills Country Club

First Annual Golf Tournament to Benefit El Concilio Family Services of Oxnard, CA

Aug 05, 2015, 10:11 ET from El Concilio Family Services

CAMARILLO, Calif., Aug. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- El Concilio Family Services has announced the First Annual Rick Najera and Friends Celebrity Golf Classic set to take place on Monday, August 24 at Spanish Hills Country Club in Camarillo, CA. The tournament will benefit El Concilio's mission to support the agricultural workers and their families in the region.

"We are thrilled that Rick Najera, one of the most influential media pioneers in Hollywood's entertainment industry, has joined us to celebrate the work of these individuals in our California fields," said president of El Concilio, Ernie Villegas.

Rick Najera is an award-winning writer-actor-director-author-speaker and comedian with a portfolio of work in film, television, radio, Broadway and Internet. In addition to Rick Najera (CBS, Hulu, Showtime, Mad TV, In Living Color), actor Enrique Castillo (Dejavu, NCIS, Weeds), Jorge Gamboa (Director of Mexico Tourism Board Los Angeles) and Mike Brown (Celebrity Golf Pro) have already jumped on board as featured tournament guests. More special guests to be announced soon.

The tournament has already secured 24 of its 36 foursome teams. Sponsors to date include The Players Club, Wells Fargo Bank, Reiter Affiliated Companies, Plaza Development Partners, Dr. Ray Lopez and Ventura County Agricultural Association.

The First Annual Rick Najera and Friends Celebrity Golf Classic will take place on Monday, August 24 at Spanish Hills Country Club at its private 18-hole championship golf course designed by renowned architect Robert E. Cupp.  Spanish Hills Country Club is located at 999 Crestview Avenue, Camarillo, CA, 93010. Registration starts at 9:30 am, with tee off 11:00 am.

The deadline for foursomes is August 17. As spaces are limited, interested foursomes, individual players or sponsors should call executive director Yvonne Gutierrez at (805) 486-9777 ext. 228 or email yvonne@elconciliofs.org or visit www.elconciliofs.org.

Participation is tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. Proceeds from the fundraiser go toward El Concilio Family Services.

About El Concilio Family Services
El Concilio Family Services is a (501c3) non-profit organization whose mission is to provide direct assistance and educational programs to the underserved Latino community, primarily agricultural workers and their families. For more information, visit www.elconciliofs.org.

 

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