9th Annual Martelli Games Benefiting DEC at Dave and Buster’s – LET THE GAMES BEGIN!
Glitzy lights flashed, buttons were smashed and tickets were dispensed, all in the name of a good cause.
On June 6, Dave & Buster’s at Philadelphia Mills housed the ninth annual Martelli Games, which challenges employees from eight area companies to accumulate as many hard-earned tickets as they can in one hour.
But it’s not just fun and games. The games were created to help raise funds for Development Enterprises Corporation, a nonprofit that assists individuals with intellectual disabilities to help them realize their full potential . . . .
Collegeville Italian Bakery Pizzeria Napoletana treats DEC clients, staff to ‘Thanks-For-Giving’ party
“A Montgomery County pizzeria has joined forces with St. Joseph’s University men’s basketball coach Phil Martelli to deliver pizza to a group that works with intellectually and developmentally disabled men and women in Norristown.”
DEC and the Curtis Institute partner up
“An ensemble of four student musicians from the Curtis Institute of Music performed a concert for 135 intellectually challenged men and women Wednesday in Willow Grove, showing them that music really is a universal language.
“Music is mentally enriching and the ultimate as far as working as a team, developing relationships, the kind of things we like our people to do,” said Susan Golec, CEO of Developmental Enterprises Corporation, or DEC, where the concert took place.”