Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Oxnard and Port Hueneme

Oceanview Pavilion proudly presents 1st Annual Charity Boxing Challenge to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Oxnard and Port Hueneme “Battle of the Badges” Guns versus Hoses Benefit

Posted in Events, Press Releases, Uncategorized by megganmccarthy on October 14, 2009

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On Saturday, December 5th, Oceanview Pavilion, official sponsor, will host the 1st Annual “Battle of the Badges” Guns Vs Hoses Amateur Boxing event benefiting the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Oxnard and Port Hueneme. The charity boxing event will feature deputy sheriffs and police officers versus firefighters from Ventura County. Proceeds will support the 18 Boys & Girls Club sites within Oxnard and Port Hueneme and more than 7,200 youth that they serve annually.

This is a boxing match that puts members of the Ventura County Deputy Sheriff’s Association and other law enforcement officers up against the Ventura County Professional Firefighters Association and other firefighters for a good cause.
The Ventura County Deputy Sheriff’s Association, the Ventura County Professional Firefighter’s Association and Oceanview Pavilion have come together to unite in the spirit of giving from the heart to benefit our communities.
Money raised will go to support over 7,200 youth at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Oxnard and Port Hueneme. “We are eager to help the kids served by the Boys & Girls Clubs by showcasing the good-natured rivalry between deputies and firefighters,” said Sergeant Matt Findlay, VCDSA President. “Oceanview Pavilion’s Performing Arts Theatre by the beach is honored to join hands with the Ventura County Firefighters Association, Ventura County Deputy Sheriff’s Association and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Oxnard and Port Hueneme,” said Sharon Kloeris, Executive Vice President of Marketing.

The official sponsor for the event is the Oceanview Pavilion and current sponsors include the law firm of Silver, Hadden, Silver, Wexler & Levine, Kaiser Permanente, JHC Insurance Services, Domino’s Pizza, and Dr. Manuel Lopez, Optometrist.
The doors open at 5 p.m. with the first bout starting at 6 p.m. There will be ten matches, each are three, one-minute rounds.
Tickets are available for $20 – general admission, $50 – reserved and $100 –VIP.

The Club is seeking additional sponsors for the evening. Please contact Linda le Brock (805) 815-4959 ext. 205 or llebrock@bgcop.org for more information.

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