Wine tasting in Long Beach for a good cause

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Penny and Phil Sound Bite

Los Angeles Kings TV Commentator and Kings alumnus Jim Fox visited the KFWB studio this morning to speak with Penny Griego and Phil Hulett about a worthwhile charity event. Fox will be hosting the third annual “Sunset Sip” wine tasting reception at the Offices of Keesal, Young & Logan in Long Beach (400 Oceangate, 14th Floor) Friday, Sept. 6 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Proceeds from the reception will benefit The Guidance Center.

Listen to a replay of the conversation from this morning’s L.A.’s Morning News:

More information:

Tickets are now on sale. Individual tickets are $100 each and couples (two tickets) cost $175. Sponsorships are also available, starting at $500. The evening will also feature a wine tasting contest, food and a silent auction. There are only 250 total tickets available for this event, which is expected to once again completely sell out.

Other members of the Host Committee:

Kings President, Business Operations Luc Robitaille
Kings TV Play-by-Play Announcer Bob Miller
Kings Radio Color Analyst and alumnus: Daryl Evans
Kings alumnus: Ian Turnbull
Wanda Mae Lombardi – wife of Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi
Senior Director, Fan Development/Community Relations: James Cefaly
Director, Community Relations and Kings Care Foundation: Jennifer Pope

About The Guidance Center

The Guidance Center has been leading children and families to a brighter future for more than 60 years. They provide quality mental health care to more than 2,000 children and families each year in the communities of Long Beach, Compton/Lynwood, San Pedro and Avalon on Catalina Island. The Guidance Center provides comprehensive mental health treatment to the community’s most disadvantaged children and their families struggling with mental illness and abuse, leading them toward a positive and productive future. The Guidance Center envisions a community where all children have the help they need to be healthy and happy.

For more information or to purchase tickets and/or a sponsorship visit or contact Lorraine Lyou at

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