Post Date: March 6, 2017
Michael Phelps and Jason Day join forces for A One of a Kind Celebrity Event: Pairing of Champions with Shared Passion for Golf.Give.Gala
Saint Charles, IL (February 21, 2017) – Michael Phelps, world’s most decorated Olympian, and Jason Day, world’s best PGA golfer, will join forces to host a Golf.Give.Gala to raise funds for their respective foundations – Michael Phelps Foundation and Brighter Days Foundation – in historic Saint Charles, Illinois on May 21 and May 22, 2017. Presented by ALE Solutions, the Golf.Give.Gala will be a star-studded gala, silent and live auction set along the Fox River in charming downtown Saint Charles and hosted at the historic Hotel Baker with a concert to follow at Chicago’s treasured Arcada Theater. The Celebrity golf outing will be held Monday, May 22nd at the legendary Saint Charles Country Club, a premier private 18-hole course, founded in 1924. The Golf.Give.Gala is not to be missed.
Net proceeds from the event will directly benefit the Michael Phelps Foundation and Jason and Ellie Day’s Brighter Days Foundation.
“Golf and giving back are two of my favorite passions and I’m excited to partner with Jason and his Brighter Days Foundation to host the Golf.Give.Gala. in a joint effort to raise money for two great causes,” said Michael Phelps.
“Jason and Ellie are humbled to have an opportunity to partner with Michael and the Michael Phelps Foundation to host the inaugural Golf. Give. Gala. that is presented by ALE Solutions,” said Bonnie Upright, executive director of the Brighter Days Foundation. “Our mission to improve the lives of others aligns perfectly with ALE Solutions’ corporate social responsibility platform. We are grateful for the support and look forward to an incredible event with Michael, and many of our friends from the world of sports and entertainment.”
For information about the event or sponsorship opportunities, visit www.golfgivegala.com or email Christa Landgraf, Co-Chairman at firstname.lastname@example.org or toll-free number at (855) 802-9842. Limited individual tickets to Gala and Concert will be available.
ALE Solutions is the nation’s largest provider of temporary housing to families displaced by natural disaster. The company is celebrating its 16th anniversary and is opening a new 40,000 foot facility in Saint Charles, Illinois. ALE Solutions is the Title Sponsor and host of the Golf.Give.Gala.
The Brighter Days Foundation provides funding and resources to deserving projects and organizations in Central Ohio whose missions match Jason and Ellie Day’s desire to help families in need. Brighter Days Foundation exists to ensure that everyone has a chance for a brighter day and brighter future. Additional information is available at www.brighterdaysfoundation.com.
The Michael Phelps Foundation is focused on growing the sport of swimming and promoting healthy and active lives, especially for children. Founded in 2008, the Foundation has provided their learn to swim, healthy eating and goal setting curriculum to over 16,000 people around the world by partnering with the Special Olympics and Boys & Girls Club of America. They also support the Level Field Fund – Swimming, because opportunities to pursue excellence in sport should not be limited by an athlete’s financial situation. For more information please visit www.michaelphelpsfoundation.org
ALE Solutions: Randi Moxi – email@example.com, (224) 938-0135
Michael Phelps Foundation: Drew Johnson – firstname.lastname@example.org, (207) 274-2017
Brighter Days Foundation: Bonnie Upright – email@example.com (909) 955-1278