Jenesse Center is proud to welcome Allstate Insurance Company as a returning major sponsor for the 2009 Silver Rose Weekend. The charity event, chaired by Academy Award winning actress and long time supporter, Halle Berry, an illustrious roster of community supporters, sponsors, board of directors and friends, will begin with the annual Silver Rose Gala and Auction on Sunday, April 19, 2009 at the Beverly Hills Hotel and Bungalows, followed by the 2nd Annual Halle Berry Celebrity Golf Classic on Monday, April 20, 2009 at the Wilshire Country Club.
The theme for the 2009 Silver Rose event is Self Sufficiency: Taking the Necessary Steps to Make a Change. Jenesse Center is a non-profit organization that a holistic, comprehensive program to nurture victimized families back to a place of mental, financial, physical and emotional well-being.
"Allstate is pleased to continue its partnership with Jenesse Center as gold sponsor of the 2009 Silver Rose Gala," said Phil Telgenhoff, Allstate Assistant Field Vice President for California. "Through its domestic violence awareness and economics against abuse programs, Jenesse Center fulfills a critical need by assisting families who have been affected by domestic violence. Allstate believes that ending domestic violence will effect the real, long-term social change that is crucial to building healthy, strong communities."
JenesseAmbassador and champion, Halle Berry, knows first hand the effect the weekend has on the lives of families in crises. She said, "The Silver Rose Weekend will raise much needed funds to help families victimized by domestic violence. Over the past 9 years I've watched the lives of countless families be transformed and I am excited about the future for these families as we work to build on our success and bring an end to their suffering one family at a time. "
For more information on The Silver Rose Weekend, please call Jenesse Center at 323.299.9496, ext. 103 or visit the website at www.jenesse.org. All events are ticketed and open to the public. Sponsorship opportunities are available.