Celebration of sobriety aims to remove the stigma of addiction and help those suffering from substance abuse
Courtney Friel, KTLA-TV News anchor/reporter
Sunday brunch benefit with Courtney Friel to celebrate sobriety and raise money for the nonprofit organization Shatterproof, which helps families affected by addiction.
Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Casa Del Mar, 1910 Ocean Way, Santa Monica, CA 90405
Sober for the past seven years, Friel had suffered from substance abuse most of her young adult life and is now working to help others stay sober and remove the stigma of addiction.
Tickets can be purchased at www.SexySoberSunday.com.
Courtney Friel joined KTLA in 2013 after working six years at Fox News Channel, where she was a New York correspondent, headline anchor and fill-in host for “Fox & Friends.” Previously she reported for CBS, ABC and Fox affiliate stations as well as shows including “America’s Most Wanted,” “Extra,” and “E! News.”
Shatterproof is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to reducing the devastation the disease of addiction causes families. Shatterproof works to end the stigma and foster a community of support for families. Shatterproof provides families with evidence-based resources to support prevention, treatment and recovery. Shatterproof advocates for changes in policy at the federal and state level and supports the development and implementation of evidence-based solutions for substance-use disorders. More information can be found at www.Shatterproof.org.