News Release

Friday, May 26, 2006

Contact: Joy Vann, (757) 668-8566,

ABNB Deep Sea Fishing Fest to Benefit CHKD, June 23

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – ABNB Federal Credit Union will present the 3rd Annual Deep Sea Fishing Fest on Friday, June 23, to benefit Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters. Registration will begin at 7 a.m. followed by an 8 a.m. departure from the Virginia Beach Fishing Center, located at the corner of 5th Street and Pacific Avenue. The cost is $60 per person or $200 for a group of four. All tackle, bait, fish tags, and fishing licenses will be provided, but anglers may bring their own gear. The day will include breakfast on board and an awards luncheon. The following DJs from area radio stations will also drop a line for the hospital: Dino, 92.9 The Wave; Nathan, Eagle 97; Nick, ESPN 1310; and Zack, 100.5, Max-FM and 94.1 STAR. For more information, call Kelli Ragland at 523-5384 or register online at Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters is the only facility of its kind in Virginia, serving the medical and surgical needs of children throughout greater Hampton Roads, the Eastern Shore of Virginia and northeastern North Carolina. The not-for-profit hospital was founded in 1961 and provides care to approximately 162,000 children each year as inpatients and outpatients, addressing routine and complex illnesses, injuries and chronic conditions. The CHKD Health System operates primary care pediatric practices, surgical practices, multi-service Health Centers and satellite offices throughout its service region.