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Farmers Insurance to sponsor Boys & Girls Club of Hollywood, Champions Charity Golf Tournament

Los Angeles, CA – (October 6, 2010)— Farmers Insurance Group of Companies® announced it will again be Title Sponsor of the 2010 Boys & Girls Club of Hollywood (BCGH) Champion Charity Golf Tournament on October 22, 2010.  It will be held at the Robinson Ranch golf course at 27734 Sand Canyon Road, Santa Clarita. 

“All golfers and spectators are invited out for this worthwhile event,” noted Farmers Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer and member of the BGCH Board of Directors, Rudy Trevino.   “Farmers has the proud distinction of being the founder of this tournament 11 years ago.  It’s a proud tradition, and we are very pleased to continue our relationship with the Boys and Girls Club of Hollywood.” 

WHAT: Boys and Girls Club of Hollywood Champions Charity Golf Tournament
WHEN: Friday, October 22, 2010
WHERE: Robinson Ranch
27734 Sand Canyon Road
Santa Clarita, CA 91351

For questions about the tournament, please call Julie Hite at 323-467-2007, extension 105.

“Making a difference in our community, especially for the children of Hollywood, is a major challenge,” said Melba Culpepper, Executive Director of the Boys & Girls Club of Hollywood (“BGCH”). “With the continued support of Farmers Insurance we are able to make a significant difference in the lives of children.  Farmers’ commitment to the BGCH and the programs we provide spans more than two decades and we are proud of our long-time partnership. We are extremely grateful and thank them for their support of our golf tournament.

The Boys & Girls Club of Hollywood offers essential youth development to more than 1,600 members ages five to 17.  Many of our young members come from disadvantaged circumstances and the mission of the club is to inspire and empower all young people to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring adults.  Over the last several years, the Club has expanded the scope of its services to provide programming for tutoring and homework assistance; computer training; music, including keyboard, guitar, vocal and percussion training, digital art, college preparatory, career readiness, the arts dance; yoga; arts and crafts; fitness and athletics; and health and life skills. For more information about the Club, please visit our Web site at www.bgchollywood.com.

Farmers is a trade name and may refer to Farmers Group, Inc. or the Farmers Exchanges, as the case may be.  Farmers Group, Inc., a management and holding company, along with its subsidiaries, is wholly owned by the Zurich Financial Services Group.  The Farmers Exchanges are three reciprocal insurers (Farmers Insurance Exchange, Fire Insurance Exchange and Truck Insurance Exchange), including their subsidiaries and affiliates, owned by their policyholders, and managed by Farmers Group, Inc. and its subsidiaries. For more information about Farmers, visit our Web site at www.farmers.com or www.Facebook.com/FarmersInsurance

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