Newport News, VA (December 21, 2017) – The James River Striped Bass Tournament was held on November 11, 2017. A total amount of $10,000 was donated to the Virginia Living Museum (VLM).
The donation was presented to the Virginia Living Museum at the Captains Party held at the Deep Creek Landing Marina in Newport News on Friday, November 10, 2017. The James River Striped Bass Fishing Tournament is coordinated by Randy Abbitt (of National Exterminating Company Inc.) and his daughter, Jessica Godfrey. The proceeds will benefit the Museum’s award winning education programs, superior animal care, engaging exhibits and conservation projects.
For more information, go to the VLM website https://thevlm.org/ or call 757-595-1900. The Museum is located at 524 J. Clyde Morris Blvd., Newport News, I-64, exit 258A.
(left to right) George Mathews Sarah Wilson, Randy Abbitt, Grayson Godfrey (Child) and Jessica Godfrey