Welcome to PAL of Delaware!

**3rd Annual Chase the Police and Santa too 5k run/walk**
Come support the Police Athletic League of Delaware at our annual 5k fundraiser!
Santa will be there with his bag of gifts, along with the New Castle County Police Academy Cadets, and music/games provided by WJBR (99.5FM)!
For information about the event, or sponsorship opportunities, contact Chris Colby @ (302)239-8857 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
Register online: www.races2run.com
Location: Hockessin PAL Center
                7259 Lancaster Pike
                Hockessin, DE 19707
Date: Saturday, December 6th
Time: Walk-up registration opens at 9am, race begins @ 10am
Cost: Online pre-registraiton ($20 until December 4th), walk-up registration ($25 day of race)
Amenities: long-sleeved t-shirt, post-race awards ceremony with snacks and drinks (alcohol for participants 21+)
**Holiday Craft and Gift Show**
In addition to the post-race party, there will be a Craft and Gift show in the Hockessin PAL gym from 11am-3pm.
All 5k participants, family, and friends are welcome to attend.
The event is open to the public!
For more information about the craft/gift show, or vendor inquiries, contact Carla Recce @ (302)239-8865 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
 
**Indoor Flag Football League at the Hockessin PAL**
Registration for the PAL Winter Indoor Flag Football League is now CLOSED.
Tryouts: 8-10 year olds - Wednesday, November 19th @ 6pm
11-14 year olds - Friday, November 21st @ 6pm
Schedule: Games and practices will begin in December and run through February.
Contact: Chris Colby, Program Manager
(302) 239-8857, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  
 
**Hockessin PAL Middle School Dances**
The next PAL dance will be on Friday, December 19th.
Theme: Holiday Party
Time: 7-10pm
Cost: $10
Featuring: DJ Joe Z from Wired Up Entertainment
The PAL Middle School dances are for students in the 6th, 7th, and 8th grade only.
(PAL Dances are a fundraiser for the Police Athletic League of DE, Inc.)
 
**PAL of Delaware's S.A.V.E. Program**
The Suicide and Violence Education (S.A.V.E.) program is a FREE program funded through the
Delaware Criminal Justice Council by the Division of Prevention and Behavioral Health Services of the Delaware Children's Department (DSCYF).
The S.A.V.E. program will incorporate instruction on suicide prevention and anti-bullying, violence prevention, academic coaching, physical fitness, and field trips for cultural and educational enrichment.
If you are interested in registering your child in the S.A.V.E. program, or would like more information, please contact the Program Coordinator at your local PAL facility:
Hockessin PAL - Chris Colby, (302) 239-8857, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
New Castle PAL at Garfield Park - Dave Salter, (302) 656-9501, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Delaware City PAL - Tracy Dougherty, (302) 838-7645 , This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Belvedere/Absalom Jones PAL - Heather Morris, (302 )239-8857, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
**Follow the PAL of Delaware on social media**
 Search for Hockessin PAL on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Check out all the fun activities/programs we offer our members, as well as upcoming fundraisers and events!
Also, the PAL of DE is a member of the social media platform called 5 ROADS. (Click for link to website)
5 ROADS focuses on bringing individuals and organizations together for activities and events that enrich the community!
Check out what 5 ROADS has to offer, and like the PAL's profile:
**After-School Program and Open Gym at the PAL of Delaware**
Register your child now for the after-school program at the Hockessin P.A.L,
New Castle P.A.L at Garfield Park, Delaware City P.A.L, or our new location at the Absalom Jones Center in Belvedere!
MEMBERSHIP IS FREE!!
(The PAL of DE is for youth between the ages of 8-18)
Visit any of these P.A.L locations for more information, or call:
Hockessin: (302) 239-8857
Garfield Park: (302) 656-9501
Delaware City: (302) 838-7645
 
 

DID YOU KNOW...

You can designate the Police Athletic League of Delaware, Inc. (PAL DE) when you donate to United Way!

Simply enter the PAL of DE code (9562) on your United Way pledge form and United Way will funnel your donation to PAL of DE - you'll directly help the kids we serve!

Volunteers & Donations

Volunteers & Donations

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PAL is a non-profit organization that appreciates Volunteers and/or Donations to help fund the program for Delaware's youth.

Rentals

If you are interested in renting space at our Hockessin location please call Jo Ann Freebery at (302) 239-8859.

If you are interested in renting space at our Garfield Park location please call Sheena Friend at (302) 656-9501.

NCCPD

NCCPD

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Visit the New Castle County Police website
for more information on the Explorers Program!