Celebrities have included: Jerry West, James Worthy, Bill Sharman, Elgin Baylor, Jim Harrick, George Lynch, Steve Garvey, Ron Cey, Bill Russell, and so on. Chris Roberts as our auctioneer. Roy Firestone performance, Kings announcer Bob Miller auctioned off his 2012 Stanley Cup shirt, horse racing's Trevor Denman, Laker assistant coach Frank Hamblen and many more.
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Steve Garvey, Ron Cey, Bill Russell and other sports legends help attract a record number of players to the 2013 Sowing Seeds for Life charity golf tournament at Glendora CC. A big assist goes to title sponsor Joe Feinberg.
A visit to the studio where the "Fox NFL Sunday" pregame show is televised from is one prize. Another is a visit to Vin Scully's broadcast booth as part of a Dodger package. LA Verne Chamber CEO Brian McNerney has done both.
Vicki Brown, the CEO of the La Verne areospace manufacturing company, DPI Labs, took a $100 donation from her church in 2007 and turned it into a top regional food bank, serving over 6,000 people per month.
Denae Hollar, an eighth-grader at Ramona Middle School, spent some 40 yours making tie blankets and then, with help from friend and Michelle Boulward, handed them out at "Christmas in the Park" event at Ganesha Park.
"Chistmas in the Park" event is highlight of busy schedule for CEO and founder Vicki Brown. Hundreds of children received free toys and a photo with Santa Claus, and adult family members canned goods, other foods and more.