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LADIES AND GENTLEMEN…in just a few short months, the Nanticoke Health Foundation’s greatest Dinner Auction on earth returns to Heritage Shores in Bridgeville, Delaware on Saturday, April 14, 2018. The 32nd Annual Dinner Auction, entitled “Under the Big Top,” is co-chaired by Amber Woodland and Ashlee Parker.

Mark your calendar and step right up to witness mesmerizing acts by some of the most entertaining people in the world! You will be amazed by death defying stunts and captivated by the beauty of our dazzling performers. There will be plenty of opportunity to display your own peculiarities by bidding during the live and silent auctions.

Proceeds from the “Under the Big Top” will benefit the Nanticoke Health Foundation in supporting the Allen Cancer Center at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital. The Allen Cancer Center, accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer, combines a loving environment with quality of care delivered by a team of compassionate experts. The Allen Cancer Center treats patients living in Sussex County and surrounding areas, allowing them to receive lifesaving cancer treatment in Seaford. The Allen Cancer Center is expanding once again to meet the cancer needs of the community by increasing its capacity from 8 to 12 infusion bays and adding 3 private treatment rooms, on-site pharmacy and lab services, enhancements to the façade and entrance, and a welcoming lobby with a nourishment area for patients and their caregivers. Fighting cancer takes everything we’ve got!

Businesses and individuals can support the Dinner Auction through sponsorships and/or donation of items for the live and silent auctions. Sponsorship packages and additional information is available online at or by contacting the Nanticoke Health Foundation at 302-536-5390 or The mission of the Foundation is to assist Nanticoke Health Services in positively impacting our communities' quality of life through superior health service.

Tickets are available for $125 per person. In the words of The Greatest Showman himself, “No one ever made a difference being like everyone else,” so step out this year for the 32nd Annual Dinner Auction!

Caring For and Supporting a Healthier Community

The Nanticoke Health Foundation solely supports the mission of Nanticoke Health Services, which is to positively impact the communities’ quality of life through superior health service. The support and resources provided by the Foundation are invested in the hospital’s programs and services, technological advancements, community education, preventative care, new equipment and capital projects to better serve the community’s needs. The Nanticoke Health Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. For more information, visit

Event Details:

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/14/2018 - 5:00pm to 8:30pm
Event Location: 
Heritage Shores Clubhouse
1 Heritage Shores Circle
Bridgeville  Delaware  19933
Contact Name: 
Tracy Fiori
Contact Phone: 
(302) 536-5390
Contact Email: