Our deep appreciation to everyone who came out to support the 1st Annual Getzlaf Shootout benefiting Talk About Curing Autism (TACA) on June 25th and 26th, 2011.
This two-day event that was held at the majestic Pelican Hill Golf Club in Newport Coast and at Sutra in Costa Mesa and brought together over 200 guests for a fabulous weekend spent supporting families affected by autism.
Our special appreciation goes out to Ryan and Paige Getzlaf and all the sponsors, golfers and guests who helped make this day a success.
TACA : Talk About Curing Autism
Talk About Curing Autism (TACA) is a national organization dedicated to educating, empowering, and supporting families affected by autism. For families who have just received the autism diagnosis, TACA aims to speed up the cycle time from the autism diagnosis to effective treatments. TACA helps to strengthen the autism community by connecting families to the professionals who can help them, allowing them access to information that can help improve the quality of life for people with autism.
As the largest community-based autism organization focused on family support services in the United States, TACA currently serves over 26,000 families across the U.S. with a variety of programs specifically designed to assist families as the navigate their autism journey.
With your help, we can continue to provide 95% of all programs and services at no charge to these families. For more information, please visit www.tacanow.org.
Ryan Getzlaf is a forward in the National Hockey League and the captain of the Anaheim Ducks. He was a gold medal winner in the 2010 Olympics for team Canada, has made two All-Star appearances in the NHL, and also won a Stanley Cup with the Anaheim Ducks in 2007.
When Ryan is not playing hockey, he is constantly giving back to his community; he and his wife, Paige, take an active role in supporting and contributing to organizations such as TACA.