Heffernan Foundation Hosts Inaugural Golf Tournament Oct. 19, 2012

Walnut Creek, California (EastBayDaily) — The Heffernan Foundation, part of the Charitable Giving Program of Heffernan Insurance Brokers, one of the largest full-service, independent insurance brokerage firms in the United States, is hosting its first charitable golf tournament on Friday, October 19, 2012 at Callippe Golf Course in Pleasanton, CA.

All proceeds from the tournament will go to the Heffernan Foundation, which provides funding for nonprofits providing direct support services to local communities in the areas of shelter, food, education and the preservation of the environment.

Platinum sponsor AmWins Group, Inc., Silver sponsors Traveler’s and Safety National, and Bronze sponsors Armanino McKenna LLP, CNA and FastSigns along with Sports Basement have contributed valued support in advance of the event.

Tournament starts at 12:30 p.m.; registration begins at 10:30 a.m. Cost is $150 per player or $550 for a team of four, which includes green fees, cart fees, range balls, lunch and dinner. Four sponsorship levels are available ranging from Bronze ($500) to Platinum ($2000). Contact Michelle Lonaker (michellel(at)heffernanfoundation(dot)com or 925-295-2575) by to secure your sponsorship.

For more information about these events or Heffernan’s Charitable Giving Program, contact Michelle Lonaker at 925.295.2575, or visit http://www.heffernanfoundation.com/News_and_Events.php.

About Heffernan Insurance Brokers:

Heffernan Insurance Brokers, formed in 1988, provides insurance and financial services products to a range of businesses and individuals. Headquartered in Walnut Creek, Calif., Heffernan has offices in San Francisco, Petaluma, Menlo Park, Los Angeles and Orange County, CA; Portland, OR; St. Louis, MO and New York, NY.

Employee-owned, Heffernan Insurance Brokers was named the Top Mid-Sized Broker in the United States to Work for in 2009 by Business Insurance Magazine. The firm has been among the Top Greater Bay Area Philanthropists since 2003 by donating more than $2.5 million to local charities. In 2011 Heffernan donated 22% of profits to charity.

For more information, visit http://www.heffins.com or call 800.234.6787. License # 0564249.


Julianne Freed