Various celebrities showed their appreciation to our men and women in uniform at the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce’s 22nd Annual Police and Fire Fighters Appreciation Day at the Los Angeles Police Department, Hollywood Division on Friday, September 9th, at 1358 N. Wilcox Avenue. Working cohesively with the Hollywood Chamber this year are Avalon Hollywood and Celebrity Centre.
The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce has been providing an outdoor barbeque for Hollywood’s finest every year for more than two decades. “It is always appropriate that Hollywood recognizes our public safety officers for putting their lives on the line daily to protect the public,” said Leron Gubler, Hollywood Chamber President & CEO. “We also want to show them how much the Hollywood community appreciates all that they do for us.”
Participating celebrities included Lucy Butler, Anne-Marie Johnson, Chris Johnson, Kate Linder, Pauley Perrette, Dominic Keating, Lee Purcell, Angeline Rose Troy, and Judy Tenuta.
The Hollywood Chamber appreciates the support of all the restaurants and establishments which helped make this barbeque a great success.
Food was generously served by Avalon Hollywood, Bubba Gump Shrimp Co, Café Sierra, Dunkin' Donuts, Francesca Verdugo, Fresh Brothers, Greenleaf Gourmet Chopshop, Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood on Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, Hooters Restaurant, Loteria Grill, Madame Tussauds Hollywood, McDonald's, Taglyan Cultural Complex, Tinhorn Flats Saloon & Grill, and Wood & Vine.
Additional donors included Bliss Spa, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Hollywood Museum in the Historic Max Factor Building, Line 204 Events, and Sunrise & Associates. Gift certificates were donated by: Cabo Cantina, Fancifull Gift Baskets & Fine Foods, Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood on Hollywood Blvd., Hilton Los Angeles / Universal City, Jameson’s Irish Pub, Mama Shelter LA, Mel’s Drive-In, and Wood & Vine.
About the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce
For more than 95 years, the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce has provided leadership, business development resources, networking, and government affairs programs and services to keep the Hollywood business and residential communities safe, relevant and economically vital. Fariba Kalantari, DDS, is the Chair of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors 2016-17, and Leron Gubler is the President/CEO of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce. For more information please visit www.hollywoodchamber.net
Photos by Marlene Panoyan ©2016 Hollywood Chamber of Commerce. All Rights Reserved.