PRESS RELEASE- Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Stockley Tavern

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Georgetown, Delaware – With October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Stockley
Tavern hosted its 3rd annual fundraiser for the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition. This
great organization provides support to men and women in diverse communities to those
who have recently been diagnosed or currently battling breast cancer in Delaware. They
help those with low incomes and those with little or no insurance receive free or reducedcost care.
On the afternoon of October 22nd, Stockley Tavern held a cornhole tournament, hosted by
Delaware Cornhole, guest bartender competition, silent and live auctions, 50/50 raffle and
We are excited to announce that we raised $98,000!
Connie Holdridge, Program Director for Sussex County for Delaware Breast Cancer
Coalition, said: “We can’t do what we do without the support of generous people and
businesses like you. The vision of the agency is to create a community where every person
diagnosed with breast cancer becomes a survivor, and fear and doubt are replaced with
knowledge and hope.”
We would like to thank our guest bartender teams: Nate Benson with Tony Banks, Lance
Mears with Jesse Long, Josh Wharton with Will Klemkowski, “Bronco” Barry Adkins with
Gino Giuliano, and Rob Meding with Shannon Morris and Max Robichaud.
Stockley Tavern matched the winning tips from “Bronco” Barry Adkins and Gino Giuliano
from Preston Boulevard Ford in Georgetown and Lewes in the amount of $10,208.
According to their Go Fund Me account, “Pink Ink Team”, which includes the winning
bartending team, have committed to getting a pink frog tattoo to commemorate their win!
We would also like to thank the following companies for their generous donations and
participation: Preston Automotive Group, Melvin Joseph Construction, Melvin Joseph Sand
& Gravel, Stockley Materials, Mr. Mulch of Seaford, Iron Source, Bi Rite Auto Sales, First
State Crane, TidalHealth, Bergey’s Truck Center, Community Bank of Delaware, NKS
Distributors, Wesley Collins Builder, Schell Brothers, Schiff Farms, Jefferson, Urian, Doane
& Sterner, P.A., RSC Landscaping, Sysco, The Voice Radio Network, Stateline Machine, The
Good Ole Boy Foundation, Meding’s Seafood, JD Shuckers Georgetown, Bill Slayer
Sportfishing, Roberts Septic, M&T Bank, Reit Lubricants, NAPA Auto Parts, Baker’s
Hardware, Lawson Products, Beauty Unleashed, 302 Life, Mispillion River Brewing, and
Paradise Grill.
You can support the vision of Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition by getting screened
regularly. The earlier breast cancer is detected, the higher the rate of survival!

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