DELAWARE 87ERS TO HOST CHILD, INC. NIGHT PRESENTED BY REYBOLD GROUP ON MARCH 24
WILMINGTON, DE – MARCH 20, 2017 – The Delaware 87ers will host CHILD, Inc. Night presented by Reybold Group in dedication to Delaware’s children on Friday, March 24 when the team takes on the Long Island Nets at 7 p.m. ET at the Bob Carpenter Center in Newark, Del.
Sevens players will wear special-themed purple jerseys that will be auctioned off to fans to benefit CHILD, Inc. Purple was chosen as the color for the jerseys because it represents domestic violence, which CHILD, Inc. is helping to combat.
Jerseys designed by Unique Image
CHILD, Inc.’s mission is to be the leading advocate for Delaware’s children. The nonprofit serves dependent, neglected and abused children and their parents by providing creative prevention and treatment programs for individuals involved in domestic violence situations. By protecting the victims and treating those responsible for acts of domestic violence, CHILD, Inc. helps children heal. CHILD, Inc. also provides the only children’s shelter and runaway shelter in the state, in addition to many programs such as those held in schools for anger management and dating violence prevention.
Fans can use promo code CHILDINC at sevens.com/promo to purchase discounted tickets. Twenty percent of tickets purchased using the promo code will benefit CHILD, Inc.
As the Official Home of the Delaware 87ers, Reybold Group provides the 87ers players and coaches with fully-furnished units to live in throughout the season. The 87ers are proud to call Reybold Group a partner for the third-straight season.
Concurrently, fans can also enjoy an in-arena Hispanic Heritage Celebration featuring festive performances and a bilingual PA announcer.
ABOUT REYBOLD GROUP:
The Reybold Group of Companies is one of the leading full service real estate developers and general contractors in the Mid-Atlantic Region. Reybold is comprised of six business groups which include: Commercial Leasing, Mobile and Manufactured Homes and Communities, Construction, Residential Leasing, Land Development, and Residential New Home Development. Reybold is a highly diversified, yet integrated company unified by a set of shared traits, goals, and values. Quality products and construction, integrity and ethical responsibility to our customers, the community and the environment in which we work are at the heart of all the Reybold companies.
ABOUT THE DELAWARE 87ERS:
The Delaware 87ers of the National Basketball Association Development League (NBADL) were relocated to America’s first state in 2013 and named to commemorate the year in which Delaware ratified the U.S. Constitution, 1787. The Sevens are the NBADL affiliate of the NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers and are owned by the Sixers. The 87ers play at the University of Delaware’s Bob Carpenter Center in Newark, DE.
ABOUT THE NBA DEVELOPMENT LEAGUE:
The NBA Development League is the NBA’s official minor league, preparing players, coaches, officials, trainers, and front-office staff for the NBA while acting as the league’s research and development laboratory. Featuring 22 teams with direct affiliations with NBA franchises for the 2016-17 season, the league offers elite professional basketball at an affordable price in a fun, family-friendly atmosphere. An all-time high 39 percent of all NBA players at the end of the 2015-16 season boasted NBA D-League experience. In fostering the league’s connection to the community, its teams, players and staff promote health and wellness, support local needs and interests, and assist in educational development through NBA D-League Cares programs. Fans can watch all NBA D-League games on nbadleague.com.