This past Saturday Locals 479 and 600 hosted a charitable golf tournament which raised $17,000 for City of Refuge, an organization whose mission is to bring light, hope and transformation to Atlanta. Many thanks to Kathy Tonkin and Benny Smyth, chair and co-chair of this event.
$17,000 raised for City of Refuge!
A big thank you to Mike Akins, Business Agent Local 479 and Rusty Burrell, Central Region Director of Local 600 for their assistance as well. And a huge thank you to all the volunteers, too numerous to name!
Team Name: Powers Team Members: Joshua Lanford, Nick Johnson, Todd Flanery, Joseph Newberry Winner Longest Drive: Joshua Lanford Winner Closest to Pin: Joshua Lanford
Team Name: Fundus Team Members: Matt Mehring, John Fundus, Joanne Feuge, Diane Fowler Winner Longest Drive (Women): Diane Fowler
Team Name: East Coast Films FX Team Members: Scott Prince, Johnny Smith, Jason Elliott (missing) David Fletcher Winner Chipping Contest: Jason Elliott
Team Name: Vazquez & Smyth Team Members: Kathy Tonkin-Vazquez (chairperson), Benny Smyth (assistant)
Team Name: Pinwood Studios Atlanta Team Members: Brian Chustz, Dusty Collins, Brian Cooper, Kevin Bar Winner Putting Contest: Brian Chustz
Team Name: Hole In One Gang Team Members: Dave Carlson, Kasey Kozak, Patrick Johnson, Darren Brewer Winner 4-Man Scramble: Entire Team
Team Name: IA International Team Members: Mike Miller, Bruce Doering, Phil LoCicero, John Ford, Dan Mahoney
IATSE Local 479 performs an active and dynamic role in Georgia’s motion picture industry by protecting the rights and safety of the men and women who work on movies. This news section allows us to connect with members and non-members, and to share our goals and accomplishments with the community and industry colleagues.