A child poses with Santa Claus during AEG's Annual Holiday Community Party during its Season of Giving.

AEG Concludes Annual Season of Giving with Community Holiday Party

During company’s charitable holiday initiative AEG served more than 5,500 meals and donated more than 3,000 toys throughout the greater Los Angeles area

AEG, the world’s leading sports and live entertainment company, concluded its Season of Giving, the company’s annual holiday initiative that encourages its employees throughout the world to engage in charitable activities in their local communities, with a community holiday party near the company’s global headquarters in Los Angeles at L.A. LIVE and the Los Angeles Convention Center.

More than 500 residents of the nearby Pico-Union district along with various Los Angeles County-based nonprofit organizations such as Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles, several neighborhood Boys & Girls Clubs and others, enjoyed free ice skating at LA Kings Holiday Ice at L.A. LIVE, a full dinner service, holiday crafts and games in addition to photos with Santa Claus.

As part of its Season of Giving initiative, AEG encourages its employees to participate in multiple service days throughout their communities, collectively spending thousands of hours volunteering and making a positive impact at local schools, homeless shelters, food banks and community organizations. 

In Los Angeles alone, AEG employees volunteered more than 2,000 hours serving meals with various community partners, conducting toy drives at both STAPLES Center and StubHub Center in addition to participating in the company’s annual Service Day at Nevin Avenue Elementary in south Los Angeles. 

Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, AEG is the world's leading sports and live entertainment company. With offices on five continents, AEG operates in the following business segments: AEG Facilities, which is affiliated with or owns, manages or consults with more than 150 preeminent arenas, stadiums, theaters, clubs and convention centers around the world including The O2 Arena, the Sprint Center and the Mercedes-Benz Arenas; AEG Presents, which is dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performances, including producing and promoting global and regional concert tours, music and special events and world-renowned festivals; AEG Real Estate, which develops world-class venues, as well as major sports and entertainment districts like STAPLES Center and L.A. LIVE; AEG Sports, which is the world's largest operator of sports franchises and high-profile sporting events; and AEG Global Partnerships, which oversees worldwide sales and servicing of sponsorships including naming rights, premium seating and other strategic partnerships. Through its worldwide network of venues, portfolio of powerful sports and music brands and its integrated entertainment districts, AEG entertains more than 100 million guests annually. More information about AEG can be found at www.aegworldwide.com.