Day: March 22, 2010

3 Irish Brothers Show The Family Business is Committed to a Cure!

Loading 6 of 6 deVere’s Irish Pub has become a local favorite, a place to unwind after work and grab a pint! Well did you know that owners, Mark, Simon and Henry are son’s of UC Davis Cancer Center Director, Ralph deVere White?  The quest to find a cure is not a new cause for the boys who grew…

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St. Baldrick’s Teams Include Michael Ault and Steve Hammond

Every 3 and a half minutes a child is diagnosed with cancer.Despite some advances in research, childhood cancer still remains the # 1 disease killer of our children in the U.S.Thanks to the efforts of quite a few good people in Sacramento, we at de Vere’s Irish Pub will be hosting over 100 shavees on…

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How Much would you shave to Save a life?

Loading 2 of 2 My family and I are so excited for Sacramento’s annual St. Patrick’s Day block party, and we hope that every year we can create a betterexperience for everyone. After a year of reflection and many debates, we have decided to add a charitable aspect to our block party. We felt that we had…

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St. Baldrick’s Day Sacramento 2010 de Vere’s Pub

On St. Baldrick’s Day you  can run but you can’t hide!As everyone on our patio found out! And then there were those that came and got it done!  We can’t thank everyone enough for their sacrifice and help in collecting just over $80,000.00 this year to fund research to find a cure for Childhood cancer.  We…

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St. Pat’s Day Revelers Gather Downtown – Sacramento News Story – KCRA Sacramento

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A big St. Patrick’s Day street party in Sacramento was raising money Wednesday for the Firefighters Burn Institute. L Street was expected to remain shut down between 15th and 16th streets until about 2 a.m. Thursday. Firefighter Matt Cole said food sales at the party will bring in cash for a widows…

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St. Patrick’s Day Block Party to be livestreamed all day Wednesday by Henry De Vere White, published on March 16, 2010 at 5:16PM

Free Videos by Ustream.TV Live Streaming by Ustream.TV Thank you to everyone who came out yesterday to help make St. Baldrick’s Day a success! Especially to those who shaved their locks off for the cause. 100% of the money raised will go to fund research to help end childhood cancer.Wednesday the pub will be open…

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de Vere’s is Balding

“De Vere’s Irish Pub held its inaugural St. Baldrick’s event Monday, raising more than $81,000 for cancer research, $10,000 of which came from De Vere’s. The pub’s roped-off sidewalk was packed with spectators trying to get a glimpse of local participants shaving their locks to conquer kids’ cancer. De Vere’s had 221 shavees lined up…

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Photo Essay: St. Patrick’s Day in Sacramento by Jonathan Mendick, published on March 18, 2010 at 4:05PM

 To see the original article go to Sacramento Press.“Sacramento usually sees large crowds on Second Saturday. But Wednesday, it looked more like Dublin as thousands of green-clad Sacramentans attended block parties, drank green beer and celebrated everything even remotely Irish. The following is a photo essay, depicting some of the Wednesday evening festivities. The first…

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