February 14, 2022, Greater Los Angeles, CA
For immediate release
Sun Air Jets is honored to be a partner of The Justin Turner Foundation and is proud to have recently supported their largest annual fundraiser. The 6th Annual Justin Turner Golf Classic was held at picturesque Sherwood Country Club in Thousand Oaks on Monday, February 7th.
Golfers included current MLB players Cody Bellinger, Mookie Betts, Scott Kazmir, Mike Moustakas, Albert Pujols, Corey Seager, Will Smith and Chris Taylor in addition to former Dodgers, Andre Ethier, Shawn Green and Eric Karros. Turner also golfed alongside his teammates and guests.
The event also included a silent auction and awards reception. A Kickoff Party was held on Sunday, February 6th, at a private location in Malibu, California.
“We’re thrilled that our most important fundraiser is back and could kick off the week of the Big Game,” said Justin Turner. “We’re grateful for the opportunity to welcome our supporters and friends for a memorable day in support of what’s dearest to us, our charitable work in the city we love.”
Sun Air Jets President, Brian Counsil, stated “Sun Air Jets was pleased to partner with the Justin Turner Foundation and Vayner Sports in raising much-needed funds for worthy charities. Everyone that we worked with for the fundraising events was fabulous. Their organizational efforts and commitment to raising funds from sponsors, donors, and friends was well rewarded by substantial contributions. We look forward to supporting their efforts into the future as well.”
About The Justin Turner Foundation: In 2016, Justin and his wife Kourtney founded the Justin Turner Foundation, whose mission is to support homeless veterans, children (and their families) battling life-altering illnesses and diseases and various youth baseball organizations.
Through their efforts, the Dream Center is able to support and provide housing for 26 male veterans. Following the success of the program, the Turners were able to assist with the opening of the female Veterans program, which provides housing and support for 18 women. Additionally, since its’ founding, The Justin Turner Foundation has provided over 70,000 toys and 14,000 bicycles to children in the Los Angeles area through its’ holiday giving efforts.
Justin Turner Foundation has continually partnered with the Dream Center throughout the Covid-19 pandemic to assist their drive-thru & walk-up food & essentials line. For more information on The Justin Turner Foundation, please visit justinturnerfoundation.com.
About Sun Air Jets: Sun Air Jets operates one of the safest rated private jet fleets in the nation with a flawless safety record spanning over 20 years. Serving the greater Los Angeles area, Sun Air Jets, a SIGNATURE SELECT™ member FBO, provides aircraft management, maintenance, private luxury hangars, and private charter jet services on a diverse fleet including Gulfstream, Bombardier, Embraer, Citation, Hawker and Falcon aircraft. Along with maintaining the highest safety standards in the industry, Sun Air Jets remains dedicated to serving clients with the highest levels of operating expertise and personable customer service. With bases located in Camarillo and Van Nuys, California, including a full-service FBO at the company’s KCMA headquarters, Sun Air Jets is a fully certified Part 145 repair station and 135 charter operator. To learn more about Sun Air Jets, visit sunairjets.com.