Round VIII of Pietro’s Fight Night vs. DMD
Robb Sabbagh News proudly announces the next round of the fight against Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD). The 2020 edition of Pietro’s Fight Night vs. DMD is Round VIII and scheduled on [DATE].
Pietro’s Fight is a non-profit that raises awareness of DMD and money to pay for research, development, and clinical trials to effectively treat and find a cure for DMD. Bay Ridge Honda is providing a free 24-month lease on a new Honda as a raffle prize. Every $100 raffle ticket buys you three chances to win a free and brand-new Honda. Second prize is $5,000 and third prize $2,500. That gives you lots of great ways to cash in while having fun at Pietro’s Fight Night vs. DMD.
The evening starts with a 7 p.m. cocktail hour. Dinner follows, and a five-hour open bar keeps the fun rolling along. We have box boards, raffles, and a silent auction planned with lots of great incentives to bid. Live music and a DJ provide additional entertainment and fun at the El Caribe Country Club. The country club is located at 5945 Strickland Avenue in Brooklyn.
You can obtain raffle tickets for the Honda lease and other great prizes online at Pietro’s Fight. You also can download an event flyer by visiting the webpage.
DMD is a genetic disorder the primarily affects young boys starting at about age 4. It causes rapid muscle loss in the thighs and pelvis and generally leads to decreased mobility as the body loses muscle tissue. The arms and other body parts eventually become affected. By age 12, many no longer can walk, and there is no available cure. Some victims even have difficulty breathing. Current treatments generally focus on aiding mobility with braces, physical therapy, and surgery.
The genetic disorder affects about six per every 100,000 males between ages 4 and 25. It even affects about one in every 10,000 up to age 45, researchers at the Deerfield Institute say. In a city as populated as New York City, that means lots of local youth are suffering the effects of DMD and are anxious for a cure.
Bay Ridge Honda is located at 8801 4th Avenue in Brooklyn. We are the DealRater’s 2018 Customer Satisfaction award-winner. We made Brooklyn our home more than 40 years ago and provide the Tristate area’s top car-buying experience. Whether looking for a new Honda or a high-quality pre-owned that looks and runs like new, Bay Ridge Honda in Brooklyn is your best bet.