PRESS | Press Release
Posted on 02/25/2013
"Fire and Ice" Celebrity Party at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Kicks-off 2013 Nat Moore Florida Golf Classic Weekend Presented by Canon on March 16
Gala Event to Benefit Nat Moore Foundation
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (February 25, 2013) – Former Miami Dolphins standout Nat Moore and his celebrity friends including Bobby Bell, Richard Dent, Artis Gilmore and Moses Malone, along with more than 70 current and legendary sports personalities, actors and entertainers will kick-off the "Fire and Ice" gala, part of the 2013 Nat Moore Florida Golf Classic Celebrity Weekend, on March 16 at 6 p.m. at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. The weekend, which also includes a Corporate Skins Game on March 17 and a golf tournament on March 18 at the famed Blue Monster at Doral Golf Resort & Spa, will benefit the Nat Moore Foundation which provides educational scholarships and support services to South Florida youth.
Other celebrities expected to attend the "Fire and Ice" event include Hall of Famers Ted Hendricks, Dwight Stephenson and Chris Doleman; actors Earl Billings, Danny Chambers, Glynn Truman and Fred Williamson; Sports legends Flex Anderson, Dick Anderson, Donny Anderson, Super Bowl XXV MVP OJ Anderson, Fred Banks, Cornelius Bennett, Otis Birdsong, Keith Byars, Troy Drayton, Mark Duper, Thomas Henderson, Ed Jones, Sam Jones, Brian Kelley, Pierre LaRouche, Fred Marion, Fred McCrary, OJ Duffie, Michelle McGann, Stanley Morgan, Tony Nathan, Valeria Ochoa, John Offerdahl, James Pruitt, Sterling Sharpe, Jim Thornton and Carri Wood.
Attendees will be able to mingle with the stars, have their photos taken and get autographs. They will also be able to bid on live and silent luxury auction items, including hotel stays, autographed memorabilia, jewelry and one-of- a-kind items. Plus, guests may play interactive games, dance to the beat of a local DJ and dine on a variety of buffet delicacies.
"Dignity, value and self-worth are the stepping stones that our South Florida children need for the future," said Nat Moore, namesake charity founder. "I'm fortunate to be able to call upon my celebrity friends, Hall of Fame collaborators and generous sponsors to help me in my mission of helping our community's youth achieve their personal and college goals. As this is the Foundation's biggest fundraiser of the year, a grand time is guaranteed for all!"
Event sponsors include Canon U.S.A., Inc., Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, American Airlines, Publix Super Markets, Doral Golf Resort & Spa, Miami Dolphins, Ryder Charitable Foundation and Williamson Cadillac, among others.
Tickets for the "Fire and Ice" gala are $150 and golf sponsorships begin at $2,500. To learn more, purchase tickets, or become a sponsor, please contact the Nat Moore Foundation at 305-770-0995 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Nat Moore Foundation
The Nat Moore Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization that is dedicated to providing educational, cultural and recreational activities to disadvantaged children and youth, ages 5 to 18, in South Florida. Nat Moore Foundation was founded with the mission of Helping Kids Help Themselves. Since 1998, the Foundation has distributed more than $2 million to various youth and social service organizations. The Foundation has helped 84 students attain their higher education, as well as provided support services to hundreds of children and youth through academic, cultural, recreation, fitness and life-skills programs.
About Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino invites you to PLAYHARD! Play, stay, dine, and shop at South Florida's ultimate entertainment destination. Over 90 tables offer Blackjack, Baccarat, Mini-Baccarat, Pai Gow Poker, Three Card Poker, Texas Hold 'em Bonus Poker, Casino War and Let it Ride on a nearly three-acre casino floor. Additionally, over 2,600 slots include the Native-American Casino linked Multi-Area Progressive Jackpots and Mega Jackpots. Separate high-limit rooms for table games and slots, in addition to a non-smoking room, are available for guests to enjoy. Loyal Player's Club members also have access to the exclusive VIP Plum Lounge and VIP Chef's Table show kitchen. The Poker Room at Seminole Paradise hosts various games and tournaments of Limit and No Limit Texas Hold 'em, 7-Card Stud and two dollar and four dollar limit Omaha Hi Lo games. Located inside the casino is Hard Rock Cafe -Hollywood, part of Hard Rock's 141 globally recognized rock 'n' roll restaurants. The Green Lodging Certified by the State of Florida, AAA Four Diamond-rated resort showcases 500 luxurious guest rooms, 18 restaurants, 40,000 square feet of meeting room space, Rock Spa, 21 boutique shops, 13 bars, nightclubs and lounges, the 350-seat Paradise Live theater and the 5,500–seat Hard Rock Live concert arena. Located on State Road 7 (U.S. 441) in Hollywood, Florida. Take I-95, exit Stirling Rd. and travel west to 1 Seminole Way. For more information, call (954) 327-ROCK, 1 800-937-0010 or visit us online at www.seminolehardrockhollywood.com or www.facebook.com/seminolehardrockhollywood .