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Sports Legends Bo Jackson and James Worthy Among Inductees to the 2014 CA Sports Hall of Fame

The California Sports Hall of Fame (CSHOF) will induct its third Hall of Fame Class on Sunday, June 22, 2014. The third class of 5 includes sports legends Bo Jackson, James Worthy, Lisa Leslie, John McKay and Jackie Slater.

California Sports Hall of Fame 2014 Inductees
California Sports Hall of Fame 2014 Inductees
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. - May 23, 2014 - PRLog -- Hosted by the California Sports Hall of Fame, the third annual Celebrity Inductee VIP Reception and Awards Ceremony will take place at the Ontario Convention Center in Ontario, California, at 5pm. The weekend will kick off with a fabulous Celebrity VIP Reception and continue with a sumptuous Inductee Awards Dinner at 6:00pm.  The Annual CSHOF Golf Classic, held Monday, June 23rd, will round out the festivities. Celebrities and past Inductees are scheduled to attend.

The Inductees will join previous classes and will be enshrined in the institutions ongoing celebration of sports achievements. Christian Okoye, CSHOF Founder and President, will pay tribute to this year’s class for their dedication and contribution to the world of sports.

The Schedule is as follows: Induction VIP Reception 5pm Sunday, June 22nd, 2014 Induction dinner 6pm Sunday, June 22nd, 2014 
Golf Registration 11am, Monday, June 23rd, 2014 Golf shot gun, Sierra Lakes, Fontana, CA 1pm, Monday, June 23rd, 2014

When: The Induction Awards Dinner will take place on Sunday, June 22, 2014, at 5:00pm.

Where: Ontario Convention Center, 2000 E. Convention Center Way, Ontario, CA 91764

Who: The California Sports Hall of Fame (CSHOF) 2014 Class includes sports legends: Bo Jackson, James Worthy, Lisa Leslie, John McKay and Jackie Slater.

A variety of sponsorship opportunities are available, including tables and individual tickets. For complete details, visit www.californiasportshalloffame.org for all registration information.

See highlights from a previous ceremony: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l8MVLBUIT_0

Founded by former All-Pro Running Back for Kansas City Chiefs and Azusa Pacific standout, Christian Okoye, the non-profit corporation's primary focus is to educate talented young men and women through sports; honor and recognize the accomplishments and contributions of the men and women who have excelled in their respective areas of sports and sports media in the State of California first, then nationally and internationally.

The State of California has such a rich athletic tradition and there wasn’t a Hall of Fame recognizing the caliber of athletes this state has enjoyed during its history,” Okoye said. “We now have a chance to honor California sports history and every class truly exemplifies excellence!”

One of the missions of California Sports Hall Of Fame is to capture the passion children and young adults have for sports and direct that energy to enhance their educational and personal goals. Through the organization's efforts and resources, the California Sports Hall of Fame will support and promote education and sports among children and young men and women throughout the State of California.

The California Sports Hall of Fame offices are located in Rancho Cucamonga, California. Contact: Christian Okoye Christian@californiasportshalloffame.org 909 481 3541

Facebook Page - California Sports Hall of Fame : https://www.facebook.com/CaliforniaSportsHallofFame

Facebook Page – The Christian Okoye Foundation: https://www.facebook.com/okoyefoundation

California Sports Hall of Fame was founded by Christian Okoye, former all-pro running back for the Kansas City Chiefs. With support from some of the biggest names in sports from the state of California, this influential organization was formed to honor our sports heroes, support struggling athletes, highlight California Sports history and more importantly, promote education through sports. Learn more at http://www.californiasportshalloffame.org

The Christian Okoye Foundation's mission is to capture the passion children have for sports, while directing that energy to enhance their educational and personal goals. The Foundation draws at-risk and underprivileged youth by hosting free athletic clinics, where well-known professional athletes coach the kids. Once at the Foundation's events, the kids are given unparalleled training in sports and, more importantly, are encouraged to develop business and entrepreneurial skills by the Foundation's corporate sponsors. The Foundation's decision to use athletics as a vehicle for exposing the kids to the business world gave rise to the Foundation's motto, “Education, Ideas and Sports.” Learn more at http://www.christianokoye.com

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Source:California Sports Hall of Fame
Location:Rancho Cucamonga - California - United States
Industry:Event, Sports
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Last Updated:May 23, 2014
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