The Del-One Foundation is a nonprofit corporation that was formed to raise funds for charitable purposes, specifically the purpose of benefiting the residents of Delaware . The foundation will fund and sponsor various charities throughout the year. Your donations help us to support these charities. For more information, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Current & Upcoming Events & Initiatives
Del-One Foundation's 7th Annual Charity Golf Tournament
The 7th Annual Charity Golf Tournament will be held on Thursday, September 20th, 2018 at Wild Quail Golf & Country Club in Camden-Wyoming, DE. We are currently looking for sponsors, golfers, and donations for auction and door prizes. Please click here for a flyer with more information.
The Del-One Foundation presented the 20th Annual Shamrock Scramble 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, March 17th, 2018 at Wild Quail Golf and Country Club to benefit Kay's Kamp. There was a great turnout for this event. Thank you to all who volunteered and participated!
Exceptional Care for Children
The first and only pediatric, skilled nursing facility in Delaware - a state-of-the-art residential healthcare facility serving technology-dependent children and their families. Click here for more information on this organization. The Del-One Foundation will be a presenting sponsor for the 4th Annual Sheldon Shuffle 5K event in September, 2018. Details coming soon.
Central Delaware Habitat for Humanity
CDHFH works to transform lives and revitalize Kent County communities by building and repairing quality homes in partnership with families in need. The Del-One Foundation will support their Builder's Dash 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, April 14, 2018, the Hammer Down Motorcycle Ride on Sunday, June 24, 2018, and the 6th Annual Blackjack to Build event on Saturday, September 15, 2018. Click here for more information on the CDHFH and these events.
Sussex County Foster Parent Association
Their mission is to aid, enrich, and educate foster families in Sussex County Delaware to help children in their care meet their full potential. Click here for more information. The Del-One Foundation will support this initiative at their Back to School event in August 2018! More details coming soon.
Charities Supported in 2017
Over $41,000 was donated to various charities in 2017, including those listed below. Funds were raised through Foundation member dues, selling candy and license plate frames at the branches, employee "jeans day" contributions, and by hosting the 6th Annual Charity Golf Tournament which raised over $14,000.
Kay's Kamp - A camp which provides children ages 5-17 currently battling cancer and those now in remission the opportunity to participate in a unique camping experience promoting fun and normalcy - free of charge. A total of $9,000 was raised and donated to this cause! In March, the Del-One Foundation partnered with Tri-Sports Events and Wild Quail Golf and Country Club for the Shamrock Scramble 5K Run/Walk.
Code Purple - This organization, organized and staffed by volunteers, provides a safe, warm shelter and hot meals to individuals and families who are homeless. The Del-One Foundation sponsored the Firefly Music Festival clean-up efforts for $1,000, where Code Purple volunteers collect sleeping bags, blankets, tents, non-perishable food, etc. that is left behind after the festival. The Foundation also raised and donated an additional $8,000 to help support this worthy organization and their mission.
Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition - This organization serves to raise awareness of breast health issues in Delaware through outreach, education and support to help facilitate the early detection and treatment of breast cancer. The Del-One Foundation sponsored the Monster Mile walk for this organization, and a Del-One debit card was created for members with a $10 donation. A total of $2870 was raised through the debit card initiative alone, and the Foundation then matched that amount for the DBCC. In all, a total of $11,740 was raised and donated to this amazing cause.
Additional funds were raised and donated to causes including Friends of Delaware Veterans, Compassion for Cats of Delaware, Alzheimer's Association of Delaware, 321 Foundation, Sussex Community Crisis Housing Services Inc., and the Delaware Ovarian Cancer Foundation.