AEG to Serve More Than 2,000 Thanksgiving Meals Throughout Los Angeles Area
LOS ANGELES (November 22, 2017) - Throughout November, AEG and its affiliates have teamed up with various nonprofit organizations to provide more than 2,000 Thanksgiving meals throughout the Los Angeles community as part of AEG’s Season of Giving, a company initiative that encourages AEG employees to engage in charitable activities and to HOPE. ACT. GIVE. throughout their local communities.
Earlier this week, AEG’s StubHub Center Foundation and the LA Galaxy Foundation kicked off the Thanksgiving festivities with the 14th Annual Thanksgiving Foundations’ Feast at StubHub Center’s American Express Stadium Club on Nov. 20. Throughout the event, staff and LA Galaxy players served Thanksgiving meals to 250 local children families in need from Los Angeles Children and Family Services, The Salvation Army Red Shield, Koinonia Family Services, El Nido Family Services, Children’s Institute Inc., Gage Middle School and Elizabeth Learning Center.
On Nov. 22, AEG’s LA Galaxy Foundation, along with Herbalife Nutrition and South Central Los Angeles based non-profit, A Place Called Home (APCH), will host its annual Thanksgiving event and serve dinner to 600 South Central Los Angeles families. The annual Thanksgiving event will mark the fourth-straight year that the LA Galaxy have teamed up with Herbalife Nutrition to provide Thanksgiving meals at A Place Called Home.
On Thanksgiving Day, L.A. LIVE’s The Novo by Microsoft will host its 6th Annual Thanksgiving Celebration and serve a full course Thanksgiving meal catered by Wolfgang Puck Catering to more than 1,200 U.S. Veterans and families from the neighborhoods adjacent to L.A. LIVE from participating nonprofit organizations.
Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, AEG is the world's leading sports and live entertainment company. With offices on five continents, AEG operates in the following business segments: AEG Facilities, which is affiliated with or owns, manages or consults with more than 150 preeminent arenas, stadiums, theaters, clubs and convention centers around the world including The O2 Arena, the Sprint Center and the Mercedes-Benz Arenas; AEG Presents, which is dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performances, including producing and promoting global and regional concert tours, music and special events and world-renowned festivals; AEG Real Estate, which develops world-class venues, as well as major sports and entertainment districts like STAPLES Center and L.A. LIVE; AEG Sports, which is the world's largest operator of sports franchises and high-profile sporting events; and AEG Global Partnerships, which oversees worldwide sales and servicing of sponsorships including naming rights, premium seating and other strategic partnerships. Through its worldwide network of venues, portfolio of powerful sports and music brands and its integrated entertainment districts, AEG entertains more than 100 million guests annually. More information about AEG can be found at www.aegworldwide.com.