Play softball and help Project Shepherd


Residents are being asked to get on base with Project Shepherd by playing in or sponsoring a softball team in the 4th annual “Turkey Tournament,” hosted by the City of Lakewood. The co-ed games will be played Saturday, Nov. 18 at San Martin Park beginning at 9: a.m. and running throughout the day.
Registrations are due by November 15. Call the city Recreation Department for more information or to inquire about signing up as a team or sponsor at 562-866-9771, ext. 2408.
• Team fee is $350
• 3-game guarantee
• ASA Bats
• Custom jerseys will be given to the 1st place team
• Sponsors get a field sign for $100, highlighting your business in front of 120 ball players and fans.
In its 45th year, Project Shepherd provides food and gifts during the holiday season and throughout the year to Lakewood residents in need. The City of Lakewood and the Rotary Club of Lakewood organize the efforts of volunteers and the donations of food, toys, clothing and cash to make Project Shepherd a success. More than 330 families, including 1,200 youth and adults, were helped in 2016.