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RAY ALLEN GOLF CLASSIC AND RAY OF HOPE LUNCHEON BENEFITING DIABETES RESEARCH INSTITUTE FOUNDATION AND JDRF SCHEDULED FOR JANUARY 27, 2014

Ray Allen Golf Classic
Ray Allen and family
The Allen Family: (left to right) Wystan, Shannon, Wynn, Tierra, Ray, Walker, Rayray

The Holtz Family
The Holtz Family: (left to right) Javier, Matthew, Nicole, Andrew, Andria

WHAT:  
NBA All-Star Ray Allen and his wife, Shannon, have teamed up with South Florida philanthropists Andria and Javier Holtz and their families to co-chair the Ray Allen Golf Classic and Ray of Hope Luncheon, benefiting the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation (DRIF) and JDRF.  To be held simultaneously, the two events will feature live and silent auctions, an array of fabulous food, cocktails, awards and so much more! 

The families decided to join efforts to raise funds for diabetes research and spread awareness of type 1 diabetes, which affects the Allens’ son, Walker, 6, and the Holtzes’ son, Andrew, 19.

WHEN:               
Monday, January 27, 2014

Ray Allen Golf Classic                                Ray of Hope Luncheon
10:00 a.m. – Registration begins               11:00 a.m. – Registration begins
11:30 a.m. – Shotgun Start
5:00 a.m. – Evening Reception  

WHERE:                
La Gorce Country Club
5685 Alton Rd, Miami Beach, FL 33140

COST:                    
Sponsorships for both events are currently available.  Online registration is coming soon.
    
CONTACT:
DRIF – 800-321-3437 or info@drif.org
JDRF – 954-565-4775 or SouthFlorida@jdrf.org

BENEFITING:      
The DRIF’s mission is to provide the Diabetes Research Institute (DRI) with the funding necessary to cure diabetes now. 
The JDRF’s mission is to find a cure for type 1 diabetes (T1D) and its complications through the support of research.

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