University of Delaware Men’s Basketball Team To Hold Holiday Toy Drive During Home Game vs. Delaware State on December 8
November 16, 2012
WILMINGTON, Del. -- The University of Delaware men’s basketball team will be teaming up with Alfred I. duPont Hospital again this holiday season to provide toys to children.
Fans are encouraged to donate a NEW, unwrapped non-violent toy for boys and girls ages 4-12 prior to watching the Blue Hen men’s basketball team take on Delaware State on Saturday, December 8 at the Bob Carpenter Center at 2 p.m.
Donations will be accepted in the BCC main lobby when doors open at 12:30 p.m. until the conclusion of halftime. The first 100 participating fans who donate toys will receive a gift card to Dunkin Donuts.
The Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children’s mission is to do whatever it takes to help children grow up healthy and reach their full potential.
Recognized as a leader in eight pediatric specialty areas by U.S. News & World Report, A.I. duPont Hospital for Children partners closely with parents to provide a family-centered, team approach to children’s health care.
Their 200-bed teaching hospital is set among beautifully landscaped gardens and lawns and is integrated with the Nemours Children’s Clinic, which provides care in more than 30 specialties of pediatric medicine, surgery, and dentistry.
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