CREATED Dec. 2, 2011
PALM SPRINGS - The 3rd Annual Wounded Warrior Celebrity Golf Tournament will be held on December 1st and 2nd in Palm Springs.
Actor, director, producer and former Kansas City Chiefs all-pro defensive back Fred "The Hammer" Williamson will serve as "honorary chairperson" and funds raised will benefit The Wounded Warrior Project of Palm Springs.
This Gala Tournament will begin with a Welcoming Celebrity and VIP Reception at Pete Carlson's Golf & Tennis in Palm Desert on Thursday and end with Celebrity and VIP Shotgun Start Rounds, Auction and Championship Awards Banquet at Indian Canyons Golf Resort - North Course in Palm Springs on Friday.
Other celebrities and VIP players to date include Elgin Baylor, Kathleen Bradley, Jim Brown, Don Buford, Isaac Curtis, Ben Davis, Tommy Davis, Willie Gault, Harvey Mason, Frank Robinson, Paul Warfield and Ambassador Sidney Williams.
The Wounded Warrior Project is a tax-exempted 501c(3) non-profit that seeks to assist those men and women of our armed forces who have been severe injured during the conflicts in Afghanistan, Iraq and other locations around the world.
Pete Carlson's Golf & Tennis
Pete Carlson's Golf & Tennis, celebrating its 30th Anniversary this year, is home to thousands of top name brand golf and tennis items, including equipment, accessories, footwear, designer active wear and more. Pete's 10,000 square foot store is located at 73-741 Highway 111, Palm Desert, California, 92260. Hours are Monday through Saturday 9am to 6pm, and Sunday 11am to 5pm. For more information, call 760-568-3263
or visit www.petecarlsonsgolf.com