OSCAR DE LA HOYA FOUNDATION TO HOST
18th ANNUAL TURKEY GIVEAWAY FOR EAST LOS ANGELES COMMUNITY ON SATURDAY, NOV. 22
Oscar De La Hoya Ánimo Charter High School – 10:30 a.m. PT
WHO: OSCAR DE LA HOYA, Founder and President of Golden Boy Promotions
RANDY “EL MATADOR” CABALLERO, IBF Bantamweight World Champion
HUGO “THE BOSS” CENTENO JR., Undefeated Middleweight Contender
GABRIEL “THE KING” ROSADO, Middleweight Contender
JOSEPH “JO JO” DIAZ JR., Rising Featherweight Star
JULIÁN “EL CAMARÓN” RAMIREZ, Rising Featherweight Star
DIEGO “THE GOLDEN KID” DE LA HOYA, Rising Junior Featherweight Star
WHAT: Oscar De La Hoya Foundation will host its 18th Annual Turkey Giveaway on Saturday,
November 22. De La Hoya will be joined by star fighters Randy Caballero, Hugo Centeno Jr., Gabriel Rosado, Joseph Diaz Jr., Julian Ramirez and Diego De La Hoya, as they help distribute hundreds of turkeys, fixings and other products to the East Los Angeles community.
*Note: The families receiving the turkey dinner donations have been pre-selected.
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 22
Media Arrival: 10:30 a.m. PT
Turkey Giveaway: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. PT
Interviews: Oscar De La Hoya and fighters available from 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. or after 1:00 p.m.
WHERE: Oscar De La Hoya Ánimo Charter High School (Side Entrance on Garnet St.)
1114 South Lorena Street
Los Angeles, CA 90023
Parking: Limited garage parking available on the corner of Lorena Street and Beswick Street for press. Media business card or media ID needed for entrance.
FACTS: In 1995, boxing superstar Oscar De La Hoya started his namesake 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) as well as numerous after school programs that help guide young people toward leading positive lives and away from the circumstances of gang violence, juvenile delinquency and substance abuse.
The 18th Annual Turkey Giveaway is sponsored by the Oscar De La Hoya Foundation, Tampico, Coca Cola, Jersey Mikes, Bonerts Pies, Davalan Fresh Sales, Mission Foods, and Vallarta Markets.