Tower 26 Hermosa Beach Triathlon announces Libertana as Presenting Sponsor

The Tower 26 Hermosa Beach Triathlon is proud to announce a new partnership with Libertana, a California based health care company that provides valuable healthcare and social services to some of California’s most vulnerable population.

“Libertana is honored to participate in this long-standing event” said Company Chairman Jonathan Istrin. “We appreciate that the Tower 26 Hermosa Beach Triathlon not only provides a great venue for our employees to achieve their health and fitness goals but raises important funds for a community we serve. We look forward to showcasing our services while our employees have a great day at the beach!”

“I am proud to welcome Libertana to our family of sponsors” said Event Founder and Producer Michael Epstein. “We share the same values and passion towards Life, Health and Happiness in our community. Mr. Istrin’s energy and passion inspire us to continue to create and innovate in Hermosa Beach!”

Libertana’s partnership and shared goal of giving back has inspired a new Corporate Division at the event. Michael Epstein pioneered the concept of Corporate Fundraising in triathlon over 25 years ago and is inviting the top Los Angeles Corporations to join Libertana in helping to raise funds for Sophia’s Buddies and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Libertana will be fielding a Corporate Team in the event, helping with the fundraising efforts at this high visibility location.

About Libertana: Since 1994, Libertana has provided valuable healthcare and social services to some of California’s most vulnerable population. As a family owned and operated organization, Libertana strives to enhance quality of life, preserve dignity, and meet the health, social and motional needs of community members and their families. Libertana’s staff of over 700 nurses, social workers and in-home caregivers serve over 6000 patients annually from Northern to Southern California.

About The Tower 26 Hermosa Beach Triathlon: The Hermosa Beach Triathlon is an entry level event that welcomes triathletes of all skill levels. The event is ideal for those new to the sport of triathlon or looking for summer training, Taking place at one of the most recognizable landmarks in California the Iconic Hermosa Beach Pier, it sets the standard for California Health and Fitness.

About Sophia’s Buddies: Founded by her parents in memory of Sophia, who fought stage 4 neuroblastoma for 2 1/2 years before becoming an angel at the age of 4 years old, the Foundation’s mission is to raise funds to help support families and hospitals, and to spread awareness through local communities regarding childhood cancer.

About Children’s Hospital Los Angeles: Children’s Hospital Los Angeles is at the forefront of pediatric medicine, offering acclaimed care to children from across the world, the country and the greater Southern California region. Founded in 1901, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles is the largest provider of pediatric medical care for children in Los Angeles County, the No. 1 pediatric hospital in California and the Pacific region and is consistently ranked in the top 10 in the nation on U.S. News & World Report’s Honor Roll of Best Children’s Hospitals.