By Darlene Donloe
Celebrity friends of George Lopez came out in mass recently to support the comedian’s 10th Annual George Lopez Celebrity Golf Classic. All proceeds from the event benefit the George Lopez Foundation, which raises awareness about kidney disease and organ donation.
After teeing-off for the ‘sold-out’ good cause, hosted by Lopez, the celebrity golfers were lavished with high-end gifts at Doris Bergman’s Annual ‘Gratitude Lounge,’ co-sponsored by OM Audio, LLC and BUYWINE.com.
George Lopez and OM Audio
Bergman, who is known for hosting the highly-anticipated and coveted Style Lounge & Party during the Emmy Award season and the annual Oscar Style Party, attended by the industry’s elite actors and executives, pulled out all the stops with envious treats and trinkets that included: limited edition timepieces, luggage, jewelry collections, ear buds & headsets, motorcycle gear, men’s wear, urban wear, skin & hair care, premiere wines from Napa Valley, including a wine tasting, cannabis topical & edible products, scented candles, unique spirits, delectable sweets and more! The exclusive 2017 Harley Davidson® Road King was also showcased.
George Lopez and Sneakerwarz
Celebs who teed it up included Lopez, Adam Levine, Luke Wilson, Andy Garcia, Anthony Anderson, Cedric The Entertainer, Cheech Marin, Tommy Chong, Don Cheadle, Eddie Van Halen, Joe Pesci, Joe Mantegna, Kevin Dillon, Lee Trevino, Richard Karn, Sugar Ray Leonard, Mossimo Giannulli (fashion designer), Constance Marie, Aimee Garcia (Lucifer), Bailey Chase (24: Legacy), Brian McKnight (Grammy nominee), Bryan Kellen (Comedian), Oscar de la Hoya, Chris Spencer (Real Husbands of Hollywood), Debbe Dunning, Emilio Rivera (Hand of God), Peter Gallagher, (Grace & Frankie).
George Lopez and Cheech Marin with Culinary and Cannabis
Other golf-loving celebrities in attendance included: Frank Buckley (KTLA), Jeffrey Osborne (Grammy nominee), Jerry Cantrell (Alice in Chains Lead Singer), Eva LaRue, John Brotherton (Fuller House), Johnathan Fernandez (Lethal Weapon), Kyle Lowder (Days of Our Lives), Jonny Lang (Grammy winner), Jonathan Banks (Better Call Saul), Jonathan Antin (Blow Out), Mark Rolston, Norm Nixon, Pat Monahan (Train Lead Singer), Elizabeth “Lizzy” Small (Lopez), Patrika Darbo (The Bold & The Beautiful), Phillip Palmer (KABC), Roland Martin (CNN), Ken Corday (Exec Prod Days of Our Lives), Ryan McPartlin (Devious Maids), Joe Regalbuto, Salli Richardson-Whitfield (Stitchers), Shawn Hatosy (Animal Kingdom), Mauricio Umansky (TV Personality), Sheryl Underwood (The Talk), Steven Michael Quezada (Breaking Bad), Jimmy Jam (record producer), Ray Diaz (Lopez), Paula Trickey, Dr. Jason Diamond (TV Personality), Anthony ‘Citric’ Campos (Lopez), Richard Schiff and Chef Travis Stricklan, to name a few.
One of the big ticket items given only to tournament participants, was a limited edition Curtis & Co. stainless steel, Unisex watch designed by Lopez that included a special engraving.
Curtis & Co.
Shaunte Cannady, owner of Sneakerwarz
Thomas Woodley and Perry Anzilotti of Perrywinkles Edibles
Tamara Anderson of Culinary and Cannibas
Sprig THC Infused Citrus Soda
Antone Murray owner of RTPS
Royal Treatment Wellness
Royal Treatment Wellness
Ellie with My Saint My Hero
Participants were feted with gifts from BuyWine.com, OM Audio, LLC; In Spirit Hemp Crème; FaceCamp™ Anti-Aging Kit (containing Feel The Burn facial spray, moisturizer and gel serum); Sneakerwarz; Curtis & Co.; Milena’s Boutique; Harley Davidson® of Glendale; Olympia USA; Hint Water; Spa Girl Vodka; Sharibella Events; Mere Relief; Twisted Silver; My Saint, My Hero; Signature Innovation Group; Perrywinkles Edibles; Downey’s Desserts; Blu Public Relations; Pura D’or Argon Oil; Sprig THC Infused Citrus Soda; Rock Your Hair; Petzi Treat Cam and Gratitude Lounge DJ “Who Is Mister Anderson”. VIP Gift Bags were provided by Harley Davidson® of Glendale.
The mission of The George Lopez Foundation is to create positive, permanent change for underprivileged children, adults and military families confronting challenges in education and health, as well as increasing community awareness about kidney disease and organ donation. georgelopezfoundation.org