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2008 Fallen Firefighter’s Memorial Celebrity Golf Tournament Benefits Lafd Historical Society
Joe Mantegna, Kelly Slater, Gordon Clapp, Ken Howard, Cathy Lee Crosby and others turn out to play with firefighters and business leaders.
Funds raised will benefit the Society, help launch educational outreach programs for elementary school children, and finalize the Fallen Firefighters’
“Let’s make this year’s tournament the event that allows us to complete our Fallen Firefighters’
The golf tournament will pair a celebrity with many of the foursomes for the shotgun scramble. Among the celebrities already confirmed to participate are: Pro Surfer Kelly Slater, Ken Howard (Rambo, Cane), Joe Mantegna (CBS’s Criminal Minds), Gordon Clapp (Flags of Our Fathers, NYPD Blue), Brett Cullen (Ghost Rider), James B. Sikking (Made of Honor), Ron Perlman (Hellboy), Cathy Lee Crosby, David Leisure and more. They will join with LA’s finest in an unforgettable day of golfing beginning with breakfast and contests at 8:30am, two hole-in-ones on the course with automobiles as the coveted prizes from Hamer Toyota and Galpin Motors; a BBQ Lunch on the Green; awards reception, silent auction and more.
Tournament sponsors include L.A. Firemen’s Credit Union, Sperion Respiratory Protection USA, Industrial Metal Supply, UFLAC, LA Firemen’s Relief Ass’n, Galpin Motors, Hamer Toyota, and Firemans Brew. For tournament sponsorship info and to participate in the tournament, please call the Tournament office at 818-994-4661.
In the past 121 years, the Los Angeles Fire Department has lost over 250 firefighters. The Fallen Firefighter’