OSCAR DE LA HOYA FOUNDATION TO HOST 21st ANNUAL TURKEY GIVEAWAY FOR EAST LOS ANGELES COMMUNITY ON SATURDAY, NOV. 18
Oscar De La Hoya Ánimo Charter High School at 10:00 a.m. PT
WHO: OSCAR DE LA HOYA, Chairman and CEO of Golden Boy Promotions
ABRAHAM “CHAMACO” Lopez, Former NABA Featherweight Champion
JOET GONZALEZ, Featherweight Contender
CHRISTIAN “CHIMPA” GONZALEZ, Lightweight Prospect
RYAN “KINGRY” GARCIA, Junior NABF Super Featherweight Champion
EDGAR “KID NEZA” VALERIO, Featherweight Prospect
ALEXIS ROCHA, Welterweight Prospect
TENOCHTITLAN “T-DOG” NAVA, Featherweight Prospect
CESAR DIAZ, Super Bantamweight Prospect
AARON MCKENNA, Welterweight Prospect
WHAT: The Oscar De La Hoya Foundation will host its 21st Annual Turkey
Giveaway on Saturday, Nov. 18. De La Hoya will be joined by champions and rising star fighters including Abraham “Chamaco” Lopez, Joet Gonzalez, Christian “Chimpa” Gonzalez, Ryan “Kingry” Garcia, Edgar “Kid Neza” Valerio, Alexis Rocha, Tenochtitlan “T-Dog” Nava, Cesar Diaz and Aaron McKenna as they help distribute hundreds of turkeys and other traditional Thanksgiving foods to his hometown in the East Los Angeles community*. The event will be sponsored by Guerrero/Mission Foods, 4 Earth Farms, Delori Products, Tropicana, Jarritos, Nestle, Tampico and Agua Brands.
*Note: The families receiving the turkey dinner donations have been pre-selected. Turkey dinners will not be given away on-site to community members without a voucher.
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017
Turkey Giveaway: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. PT
Interviews: Oscar De La Hoya and the fighters will be available for interviews during the event.
WHERE: Oscar De La Hoya Ánimo Charter High School
(Side Entrance on Garnet St.)
1114 South Lorena Street
Los Angeles, CA 90023
FACTS: In 1995, Chairman and CEO Oscar De La Hoya started his honorable Oscar
De La Hoya Foundation to help improve the quality of life for the community in his hometown of East Los Angeles. Today, with the help many partners, the foundation serves thousands of people annually. The Oscar De La Hoya Foundation supports the Oscar De La Hoya Ánimo Charter High School, the Cecilia Gonzalez De La Hoya Cancer Center and the Oscar De La Hoya Labor and Delivery Center and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (both located at White Memorial Hospital in Los Angeles) in addition to various after school programs that promotes positive lives, and protect youth from the circumstances of living in underprivileged communities.