21st Century Insurance Sponsor Special Olympics of Delaware Basketball Tournament

By Community | March 2, 2012

21st Century Insurance has announced its sponsorship of the Special Olympics of Delaware Basketball Tournament held on March 2, 2012 and March 3, 2012.

Over 500 Special Olympics Delaware basketball athletes from community-based teams and schools will showcase their skills at the 2012 Special Olympics Delaware Basketball Tournament.

This is the sixth year that Delaware’s 21st Century office has provided volunteers and coordinated the two-day basketball tournament. More than 160 21st Century volunteers, working more than 1000 hours will do jobs such as scorekeeper, awards announcer, event set-up and court monitor.

“Our employees enjoy the opportunity to be involved in the tournament and have always joined in the spirit of the games,” said Tony DeSantis, Chief Executive Officer of 21st Century Insurance. “We wish these athletes the best of luck in the tournament but know that each one is a winner.”

The games will take place on Friday, March 2, 2012 and Saturday, March 3, 2012 at the University of Delaware Field House. Competition begins Friday at 8:45 a.m. and on Saturday from at 8:30 a.m.

by Ismail Uddin