Celebrity golf tournament benefits Sheckler Foundation

Celebrities and athletes gathered, dined and golfed at the Del Mar Country Club in Rancho Santa Fe Sept. 13 and Sept. 14 to benefit the Sheckler Foundation’s “Be the Change” initiatives. The 8th Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament and first-ever gala raised $300,000.

The two-day festivities kicked-off Sunday night, Sept. 13, with a gala that included: a cocktail reception; silent auction; dinner and a live performance by The Spazmatics. Throughout the night, Ryan and the Sheckler Foundation gave a warm welcome to its “Be the Change” beneficiaries. The beneficiaries and recipients from Hope for Carter, Saylor and Oscar Loreto, had an opportunity to share their stories. Celebrities and athletes in attendance were given a glimpse into how the Sheckler Foundation has changed and touched countless lives and shared tears with one another.

Several celebrities, athletes and talent in attendance at this year’s golf tournament included: Brody Jenner, Kelly Slater, Robbie Maddison, Clay Hensley, Chris Cole, Julian Wilson, Stephen Bishop, Klay Thompson and many more. The tournament kicked-off with a $10,000 putting contest put on by RedBull, a shotgun start at noon, red carpet and 200-ft. helicopter ball drop, cocktail hour and awards.

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