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Derek Jeter Kicks Off 11th Annual Celebrity Golf Class Presented by Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

Launch Party to Feature Star-Studded Celebrity Red Carpet Arrivals &
Special Performance by Ne-Yo 

**MEDIA MUST RSVP IN ADVANCE TO BE ADMITTED**

INTERVIEW & PHOTO OPS WITH DEREK JETER & CELEBRITY GUESTS

 WHAT: Derek Jeter will kick off his 11th Annual Celebrity Golf classic with the highly-anticipated Launch Party at the Seminole Hard Rock & Casino in the Hard Rock Café. The Yankees shortstop will be joined by more than two dozen celebrity guests, sponsors and supporters for a cocktail reception with hors d’oeuvres, dancing and a silent auction to benefit his Turn 2 Foundation. The event will conclude with a special performance by Grammy Award winning singer, songwriter, actor, and philanthropist, Ne-Yo.

Celebrity attendees to include: Jose Bautista, Andres Galarraga, Goose Gossage, Greg Jennings, Andruw Jones, Brittany Lincicome, Albert Pujols, CC Sabathia, Jorge Posada, and many more.

WHO: Derek Jeter, New York Yankees Shortstop and Turn 2 Foundation Founder Sharlee Jeter, President, Turn 2 Foundation

John Fontana, President, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

WHEN:
Wednesday, January 15
6:45pm : Media Registration
7:00 – 7:45pm : Red Carpet Arrivals

Derek Jeter Interviews & Photo Op

WHERE:
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
5223 North Orient Road
Tampa, FL 33610

About the Turn 2 Foundation
The Turn 2 Foundation, established in 1996, has awarded more than $19 million in grants to create and support signature programs and activities that motivate young people to “TURN 2” healthy lifestyles.  Through these ventures, the Foundation strives to create outlets for children to achieve academic excellence, develop leadership skills and remain drug and alcohol free.  These programs all share the same goal of helping today’s youth become the leaders of tomorrow.

For more information about the Turn 2 Foundation, visit us online at: WWW.TURN2FOUNDATION.ORG

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