8TH ANNUAL DEWEY GOES PINK SMASHES FUNDRAISING RECORD

A bubbly energy abounded from the mingling crowd on Saturday, October 6th, for the 8th annual Dewey Goes Pink and the Gugie Run, a 5K Run/Walk. More than 3,000 people turned out to support the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition (DBCC) and the fight against breast cancer at The Starboard and to collect some of the good vibes that were positively everywhere.  For founders Steve “Monty” Montgomery and Adam Howard, the day is personal, but also broad in that its come to mean so much to the community and those continuing […]

Breast cancer coalition Shining Light Award winners to be honored June 16

Cape Gazette The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition announced the winners of the 2016 Shining Light Awards. The honorees will be recognized at an awards ceremony open to the public from 8 to 10:30 a.m., Thursday, June 16, at the Chase Center on the Wilmington Riverfront. Awards will be presented to individuals and companies in the following categories: Steve “Monty” Montgomery and Adam Howard for the Philanthropic Efforts of Dewey Goes Pink for Spotlight on Philanthropy; Peggie Ball for Spotlight on Survivorship; Beebe Healthcare accepted by Dan Mapes, for Spotlight on […]

Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition celebrates 25 years of service

Cape Gazette The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition Inc. recently announced the organization will commemorate 25 years of service in 2016. Special programs and events will be ongoing throughout the year. Founded in 1991, the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition began as a small group of community volunteers who were committed to decreasing the mortality rate of breast cancer in Delaware. In 1997, DBCC became a 501c3 nonprofit organization serving to raise awareness of breast health issues in Delaware through outreach, education and support to help facilitate early detection and treatment of […]

Dewey Goes Pink marks five years, donation milestones

by: Jen Rini Delaware Online Forget those Orange Crushes. Come October, the Starboard Restaurant is all about the pink. Dewey Goes Pink, an annual 5K, walk and pinktastic party in Dewey Beach, celebrates its fifth anniversary this year, no matter how pushy Hurricane Joaquin is. Initially scheduled for Saturday at the Starboard, organizer and Starboard and Bethany Blues owner Steve “Monty” Montgomery said they are moving the 5K/walk and party to Oct. 10 to give the weather a chance to sort itself out. But rain or shine, it’s happening Oct. […]