Atlee Little League would like to thank our many sponsors for the generous support in 2016. On Wednesday, December 21st, the Mechanicsville Local advertised our gratitude for our league sponsors. Please click on the Mechanicsville Local link above to view our advertisement. Please keep in mind our sponsors when needs for products and/or services for your family arise
The league relies upon the generous contributions of its community sponsors. Thank you for supporting these businesses in return. By doing so, it also serves as a marketing incentive for additional league sponsors which are critical for our success and growth.
Sponsor: Dick’s Sporting Goods
Description: Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc. is an authentic full-line sporting goods retailer offering a broad assortment of brand name sporting goods equipment, apparel and footwear in a specialty store environment. Dick’s Sporting Goods is a long-standing sponsoring partner of the Atlee Little League and sponsors the annual Atlee Little League day (Saturday, March 4th) for additional savings on equipment. Dick’s Sporting Goods also owns and operates the subsidiary Blue Sombrero, a software company based in Atlanta, GA. Blue Sombrero software is used by Atlee Little League for league registration and payment purposes on the back end of this website.
Sponsor: Graceful Resources
Description: Graceful Resources is a local website design and project consulting service that helps small businesses and communities create stunning websites that attract and serve others. The new AtleeLittleLeague.org website was designed and built by Brent Peterson at Graceful Resources. All client websites are optimized for search engines and for ideal viewing and navigation on computers, tablets and smartphones. Website security, testing, and performance are critical parts of every web project plan we do. We strive to set clear customer expectations and to present tech speak in easy to understand concepts. Contact Brent Peterson directly via this online form to discuss your online goals today.
Other Valuable Sponsors (Sorted Alphabetically)
Description: As a Personal Financial Representative in Ashland, I know many local families. My knowledge and understanding of the people in this community help me provide customers with an outstanding level of service. I look forward to helping families like yours protect the things that are important – your family, home, car and more. I can also help you prepare a strategy to achieve your financial goals. I’m proud to offer Allstate products, because they stand by their service. As an Allstate customer, when you’re in need, you can take advantage of a variety of repair options for a damaged home or auto. From selecting a repair shop, to workmanship guarantees – it just makes sense to work with Allstate.
Description: At American Family Fitness Glen Allen (located in Virginia Center Commons), your health and wellness matter! Our Glen Allen gym offers the equipment, group classes, personal training, and services you need to achieve the results you crave. Whether you enjoy the high intensity of group fitness, the work-at-your-own pace of single station machines, or the individualized attention of your own personal trainer, we have it all. Don’t want high impact exercise? We even offer yoga, Pilates, and aquatics, too. It’s easy to see why we’re the best gym in Glen Allen!
Sponsor: Ashcake Family Physicians
Description: In 2003, Pam & Tim Wratchford started Ashcake Family Physicians in Mechanicsville, VA. Their goal: to create a clinic driven by innovation and experience and guided by intelligent, compassionate patient care. We’re proud of our award-winning physicians, but it’s our commitment to personalized care our patients applaud. At Ashcake Family Physicians, we’re Accessible, Communicative, Insurance-Friendly, and Customer-Friendly.
Sponsor: Balducci Builders
Description: Balducci Builders, Inc. is a full service custom home builder, remodeler, and residential land developer. We are family owned and operated, and have been a trusted name in the Richmond area since our founding in 1986. Over the past 30 years, we have built over 400 new fully-custom homes, remodeled hundreds of homes, and developed over 15 neighborhoods. Balducci Builders, Inc. is a fully licensed and insured Class “A” contractor with an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau.
Our mission at Balducci Builders, Inc. is to “provide our clientele with the best possible services, material, and craftsmanship in residential land developing, custom home building, additions and remodeling, real estate and electrical services. Our endless pursuit for perfection is our guarantee to you.”
Our up and coming community, Gardenbrook, is conveniently located in the heart of Mechanicsville—right off of Route 360. Gardenbrook will feature 49 lots and will include a private relaxation pond, as well as a playground for the kids. For more information about Gardenbrook, call Rick Balducci at 804-363-4380 or follow us on Facebook.
Sponsor: Bimbo Bakeries
Description: Bimbo Bakeries USA is a leader in the baking industry, known for its category leading brands, innovative products, freshness and quality. All across the U.S., families celebrate all eating occasions – big and small, at home or on the go – with our products. Our commitment to product innovation and delighting consumers’ taste buds have kept delicious breads, tasty English muffins and sweet baked goods part of the American tradition for decades.
Sponsor: Bojangles’ of Ashland
Description: Bojangles’ began in 1977 and saw an opportunity to develop a quick-service restaurant chain based on three attributes: a distinctive flavor profile; wholesome, high-quality products made from scratch; and a fun, festive restaurant design with fast, friendly service. Bojangles’ core menu is : distinctive, flavorful chicken made with a special blend of seasonings and served with hot, fresh buttermilk biscuits and one-of-a-kind fixin’s like Bojangles’ Dirty Rice and Bojangles’ Cajun Pintos. Bojangles’ light, buttery, made-from-scratch biscuits serve as the basis for the best breakfast in the industry.
Sponsor: Carepac Pharmacy
Description: Carepac is a locally-owned, walk-in independent pharmacy between Atlee Little League and Hanover High School. Our services include prescriptions filled with multiple packaging options, compounding, over-the-counter items, immunizations, compression stockings and delivery. Our goal is to provide pharmacy care that is personalized, accurate and convenient. Owners Berkley and Kim both grew up in families of independent pharmacies and enjoy continuing that level of quality care in the Hanover community. We’d love to be your neighborhood pharmacy. Stop on in at 8209 Whippoorwill Road, email us at email@example.com, like us on Facebook or give us a call at 746-4049 – we’d love to meet you!
Description: At Chick-fil-A at Virginia Center, we believe in providing our guests the best Restaurant experience we can. Our team prides itself on providing great tasting food and a comfortable environment in which to enjoy it. We’re committed to providing Second Mile Service and we strive to exceed your expectations. Whether it’s the friendly greeting as you walk in, the hot food or the comfortable dining environment, we hope you will have a great experience at our Restaurant.
Sponsor: Dominion Orthodontics
Description: Imagine your life with a new smile: No longer will you be worried that people are judging your crooked teeth. Instead, your teeth are straight and healthy, so you have a beautiful smile that radiates confidence! We are passionate about what we do and truly care about each patient. We all live in the same community and see current and former patients at school, church, day care, the gym, and at sports and community gatherings. We build strong bonds with each patient and consider everyone to be family!
Sponsor: E W Moore & Company
E W Moore & Company is a second generation family owned and operated Accounting and Tax firm. We have been servicing taxpayers and businesses in Hanover and surrounding areas for over 25 years. Our clients have come to expect an environment where they are made to feel at home by our professional and personable staff. Our goal is to make filing taxes as easy as possible by eliminating taxpayer stress. We are your community tax expert!
Sponsor: Ferber’s Tire & Auto Service
Robert Ferber is the President and second generation owner of Ferber’s Tire and Auto Service in Ashland, VA. He is an active patron and resident of Hanover County. He and his wife, Brandee, have two boys, Will and Jack, who attend Hanover County Public Schools and are involved in many extra-curricular activities. His business has sponsored many community events such as the Hanover Rotary Shrimp & Suds Feast, local area swim teams, baseball teams, and golf tournaments. Rob believes through working together as a community we build the foundation for a better tomorrow.
Sponsor: Fuddruckers of Ashland
Sponsor: Gifford Ceramic Tile
Description: Gifford Ceramic Tile and Marble has been doing business in Richmond and surrounding areas for 17 years. We specialize in Ceramic Tile, Marble, Porcelain, Slate, Glass, and Stone. We can help with design and layout of your bathroom walls and showers, kitchens, backsplashes and more. Give us a call at 804-690-2667 for your free estimate today, and visit us on Facebook.
Sponsor: Get Green Air
Description: Our family loves heating and air. Yours just wants to be comfortable and get on with its busy life. At Green Air, our goal is ending the stress of repairing or replacing your HVAC system. From your first call to our office, you’ll find that we do things differently. We will treat you like family, because our goal is a relationship, not just a sale. The Green Air family will work with you to understand your unique needs, and create the right solution, to every problem, every time.
Description: Hand Dryer Supply.com is the best source for commercial washroom hand dryers! We also carry wall mounted hair dryers, parts and accessories, the Suitmate Swimsuit Water Extractor, baby diaper changing stations, and more. We proudly sell products from Dyson Airblade, the powerful Xlerator hand dryer from Excel Dryer, World Dryer, ExtremeAir from American Dryer, Bobrick, Toto, Columbia Vortex, Mitsubishi, Saniflow, Palmer Fixture, Stiebel Eltron, Air Towel, Flex, ASI and the Suitmate Swimsuit Water Extractor. A portion of EVERY sale on HandDryerSupply.com goes to Hope For The Warriors® & The Tony Conway ALS Fund. Buy online at HandDryerSupply.com, or call us at 804-859-2498 for a custom job quote.
Sponsor: Hanover Sports Park
Description: We here at Hanover Sports Park would like to offer the Atlee Little League discounts for the Coaches and their players for our Batting Cages, Miniature Golf, and Driving Range (click here for the coupon sheet). Bring the whole team for practice or just come out and practice by yourself or with your teammates/friends. The cages are lighted for night time use.
We have seven cages consisting of Baseball and Softball. The baseball cages range from 40 mph to 70 mph. The softball cages have Slow Pitch and Fast Pitch. The fast pitch softball cages are 50 mph and 60 mph. We also have a Miniature Golf Course and Driving Range.
Sponsor: Rick Hendrick Chevrolet Buick GMC
Description: Rick Hendrick Chevrolet Buick GMC is excited to serve Richmond customers. Hendrick Automotive Group is based in Charlotte, NC and operates 93 dealerships throughout the United States. Rick Hendrick Chevrolet Buick GMC is the first Hendrick Automotive Group dealership located within the Richmond area. Our goal is to provide world class service to the people of Richmond and build relationships with the customers and the community. To get directions visit our hours and directions page.
Sponsor: Hill Electrical
Description: RClass A Electrical contractor providing electrical service work in commercial and residential work – new construction, renovation, maintenance, and repair in the local area and the State of Virginia. With our large service fleet and stock of material, we can provide a fast response 24 hours a day. We take pride in handling any job or time frame ranging from minor service calls to multi-million dollar construction projects and giving you performance that you can depend on with positive results in the end.
Sponsor: Howell’s Heating & Air
Description: Howell’s Heating & Air is proud to have the opportunity to sponsor Atlee Little League. Howell’s has been serving Central VA with residential and commercial HVAC service and installations since 1969.
Sponsor: Kempsville Building
Description: Kempsville Building Materials is a leading provider of quality building materials for Single/multi-family home building, re-modelers and small commercial building. Kempsville is unique in that we offer turn key services, from framing, windows, doors and drywall. We pride ourselves on our customer services, quality products and meeting your building needs the first time.
Sponsor: Key to the World Travel
Description: Key to the World Travel is an authorized Disney Vacation Planner. We specialize in Disney Destinations because Disney is our first love, our passion and, let’s face it, our obsession! We’re the ones always wearing Mickey Mouse t-shirts, humming songs from Disney movie while we grocery shop, and planning our next Disney vacation while we cook dinner. We’ll talk Disney all day long and never tire of it! Lifelong Disney fans, we want to share every bit of the magic with you and your family.
All of our travel planners are graduates of the College of Disney Knowledge and will work to customize the vacation that is perfect for your family, your schedule and your budget. Our extensive knowledge of Walt Disney World® Resort, Disneyland® Resort, Disney Cruise Line®, Adventures by Disney®, Disneyland Resort Paris, and Aulani will help ensure you have the most magical vacation possible. We know everything there is to know about dining, tickets, recreation, attractions, special events, where to stay and what to see.
Key to the World Travel – your key to a magical vacation! Contact Vicki Gabello today!
Sponsor: Kona Ice Central Virginia
Description: Hey Kona Fanz! This is Tim and Joel with Kona Ice Central VA. Thank you all for your support, without you we are not a success. All of you have contributed to the growth of our business through your great support and encouragement. Our theme from this point forward is to: “FLAVOR our WORLD”. Simply put, we want to reach those of you in need, help those who need help, give back to churches, schools, youth sports, and your non-profit. Thank you again!
Sponsor: K and Z Builders
Description: Since 2002, Krickovic & Ziegler, LLC has been a market leader in building superior quality, new custom homes and remodeling existing homes in and around Richmond, Virginia. Based in Hanover County, we build new homes or complete middle to high end renovations in Henrico County, the City of Richmond, Chesterfield County, Goochland County, and of course, our home base, Hanover County. We strive to take the worry out of building and renovating as we are insured and licensed Class “A” Contractors.
Sponsor: Luck Stone
Description: Headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, Luck Stone is one of the largest family-owned and operated producers of crushed stone, sand and gravel in the nation. Founded by Charles S. Luck Jr. in 1923, the company has thrived under the leadership of three generations of the Luck family. For 90 years, Luck Stone has been committed to positively impacting our community by building value inspired by our customers, while never losing sight of our roots and core values of Creativity, Leadership, Commitment, and Integrity.
Welcome to Mechanicsville Animal Hospital and Rutland Animal Hospital, your local veterinarians in Mechanicsville, VA. Our hospital opened its doors in 1998 and offers a wide range of medical services and surgeries for dogs, cats and other small animals. We’re located at 7044 Lee Park Road (and at 9375 Atlee Road), and we’re pleased to provide a wide variety of veterinary services for animals in Mechanicsville and surrounding areas. Our team strives to provide a comfortable environment for our patients and clients and we want everyone, either two legged or four, to feel welcome as soon as they enter our veterinary clinic.
Sponsor: Mechanicsville Honda
Description: Our philosophy comes from being a member of the Page Auto Group, one of Richmond’s premier automotive families. Serving the Richmond community for the past 38 years, our primary goal is just that-to serve you. Many of our key employees have been serving satisfied customers for ten, fifteen even more than twenty years. That longevity is a testimony to our commitment to building a team of the most qualified and dedicated employees with one goal in mind-serving you so that your ownership experience makes you a repeat customer again and again and again.
We know that prospective customers are extremely well educated when researching their next vehicle. Mechanicsville Honda has made it easy to get all the available vehicle information so you can spend less time researching and more time enjoying your purchase.
Sponsor: The Mechanicsville Local
Description: The Mechanicsville Local, with a circulation of nearly 30,000, is committed to providing thorough coverage of people, schools, government, business, churches, events and sports. This has been the mission of the weekly free distribution publication since it was established in 1984. The Local is dedicated to being the source for news, sports and advertising in Mechanicsville and the eastern part of Hanover County. News coverage also includes weddings, engagements, anniversaries, births, obituaries, and a calendar of events. Most of all, The Local strives to tell the stories of your lives.
For more information about The Mechanicsville Local, call 804-746-1235 or visit the office at 8460 Times-Dispatch Blvd. in Mechanicsville (23116). Business hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Follow us on Facebook and download our app, available in the Android Store or on iTunes.
Sponsor: Mechanicsville Toyota
Description: Mechanicsville Toyota – our motto says it all–‘Where what you drive is our business!’ That pretty much sums up what we do. The selling and care of cars, vans, and trucks is what we live and breathe every day. And we’re passionate about it! From the moment you step on to the lot until the day you trade it in, we’re here to ensure the most carefree and satisfying ownership experience possible. That’s why we’re open 7 days a week in sales, service and parts–so that we’re here when you need us.
Sponsor: Minuteman Press
Description: Minuteman Press is your local business marketing service provider. We are your complete source for design, digital printing, direct mail, promotional products, banners and posters and much more all right here in Ashland. Minuteman Press is conveniently located in the Kings Charter Shopping Center at the intersection of Sliding Hill Road and Atlee Station Road, across the street from the Hanover Industrial Air Park. Minuteman Press serves the entire business community of Richmond, Counties of Hanover and Henrico including Ashland and Mechanicsville with quality printed products, fast turnaround times and competitive pricing.
Sponsor: Mister Softee Ice Cream Truck
Description: Mister Softee ice cream trucks are available for company picnics, weddings, fairs, birthday parties and any other event that you want to make special. There is no better treat for your guests, coworkers, attendees or vendors than free ice cream from the nostalgic Mister Softee truck.
Sponsor: Mosquito Squad
Description: America’s most trusted tick and mosquito control company. It’s not what we do. It’s who we are. We’re the Squad, protecting families locally and globally from the nuisance and dangers of mosquitoes. Our mantra: Passion. Service. Education. Giving.
Contact Mosquito Squad of North Richmond today via email.
Sponsor: Packaging Resources
Description: Since 2003, Packaging Resources has been a trusted resource for innovative packaging solutions – catered to the needs of the customer. We specialize in flexible packaging solutions for the food manufacturing industry. Our job is to ensure our customers receive the highest quality materials while improving efficiency, increasing product shelf velocity and reducing cost. Visit our website at packagingresources.net to learn more about us.
Sponsor: Papa John’s Pizza
Description: Papa John’s in Richmond is a locally owned franchise that is committed to being a part of its community. We have been giving back the community since 1992, when we opened our first restaurant on the Southside. We aren’t just a pizza company, last year we gave back over $150,000 to the community, through donations, fundraising, and sponsorships. We celebrate when our efforts help our non-profit community attain their goals. Visit PJRVA.com to found out more about fundraising and local specials, or contact Ashlyn Hill via email. As an added bonus use code: AFL2016 at PapaJohns.com and Get the Bogo Special, Buy 1 Pizza Get the Second Free.
Sponsor: R-CI Builders
Description: R-CI Builders has been building well-crafted, high quality homes at an affordable price since 1999. The company has been locally owned since the start thanks to our founders, Todd Rogers and Mike Chenault. Patrick Ashley joined the R-CI team in 2012 bringing 15 years of home building experience with him and soon after became the third owner. R-CI Builders has grown to become one of central Virginia’s largest locally owned construction companies. We have land positions in more than 18 communities and run a highly successful build on your lot program. With 20+ full time employees, R-CI plans to do more than 40 million dollars in business this year.
Sponsor: Sherwin Williams
Description: Sherwin-Williams Paint Store of Ashland, VA (9555 Kings Charter Pkwy Ste A) has exceptional quality paint, paint supplies, wallpaper, and stains to bring your ideas to life. Painting Questions? Ask Sherwin-Williams.
Sponsor: SONA Bank
Description: Southern National Bancorp of Virginia, Inc. headquartered in McLean, Virginia is the holding company for Sonabank, a state chartered bank headquartered in Glen Allen, Virginia. Our first branch opened on April 14, 2005 and we have quickly grown into a strong, highly profitable bank. On June 23, 2017, Sonabank and EVB, two historic and successful Virginia banks, came together following our transformational merger of equals. EVB’s history dates back to 1910, making them a leader in community banking throughout Eastern and Central Virginia.
Sponsor: Shurm Homes
Description: Shurm Homes is a dedicated team of craftsmen that have been building homes in the Richmond area for the last 16 years. We believe the benefit of building a new home means getting what you want. When you hire Shurm Homes, you are not only hiring a builder but you are starting a project with a true partner. While overseeing the big picture we also like to keep our eye on the small details that will make your home unique and built to last. Shurm Homes can build on your land or in one of our established neighborhoods.
Sponsor: Trinity Turf
Description: Trinity Turf, Inc is a stocking distributor of seeds, fertilizers, pesticides, soil & amendments, additives, erosion control, ice melt, and personal protection products for professional turf managers. Our warehouse near Weyers Cave, VA is staffed for pick-up by wholesale/commercial customers. We stock a variety of Preferred Products (highlighted in our product tables) that have better pricing levels and higher stocking levels to insure better availability. We also feature Falcon IV tall fescue in our warehouse.
Sponsor: Union Bank & Trust
Description: Union Bank & Trust, commonly referred to as Union, is part of Union Bankshares Corporation (UBSH). We offer more than 100 years of community banking history and strong customer relationships. We strive to provide a more innovative style of banking along with the qualities and philosophy of community banking that our customers have come to know and trust. As part of Union, you will have access to over 100 branches and hundreds of ATM locations throughout Virginia, including Northern Virginia, Fredericksburg, Richmond, Charlottesville, Roanoke, Southwest Virginia, Hampton Roads, Northern Neck and Rappahannock areas.
Sponsor: Virginia Basement
Description: Virginia Basement is a locally owned and operated contracting business, right here in the Richmond Metro Area, that specializes in basement waterproofing. We are passionate about providing the absolute best service to each home and homeowner we encounter, because we understand just how important your home is to you. We pride ourselves on our excellent customer service and use of cutting edge industry technology.
We started as a contracting business years ago and along our journey began to realize just how many homes and businesses in our area were suffering with basemet moisture and/or water problems in their basements. We then decided to create a division which specialized in helping these customers create the dry space they had always dreamed of. We are now leaders in the basement waterproofing industry in Virginia.
Sponsor: Virginia Family Dentistry
Description: Virginia Family Dentistry provides family dental care, with specialists in pediatric dentistry, orthodontics, periodontics, endodontics, and prosthodontics all in one place. We also offer the very latest in cosmetic dentistry – whitening, bonding, and even permanent teeth replacement using implants. We’re committed to providing quality dentistry no matter what your needs, and no matter what sort of specialized care you might require. We’ve made it our goal to perform the highest quality dentistry as comfortably as possible and at a reasonable cost to you. We have worked hard to provide you with the individualized dental care you require. Whether you want to straighten your teeth, replace missing teeth, or treat gum disease, we can help you. Our high level of expertise and customer service has made us a popular and trusted name in dentistry. With 12 convenient locations in the Richmond area, there is sure to be an office close to you.
Description: Wawa, Inc., a privately held company, began in 1803 as an iron foundry in New Jersey. Toward the end of the 19th Century, owner George Wood took an interest in dairy farming and the family began a small processing plant in Wawa, Pa, in 1902. The milk business was a huge success, due to its quality, cleanliness and “certified” process. As home delivery of milk declined in the early 1960s, Grahame Wood, George’s grandson, opened the first Wawa Food Market in 1964 as an outlet for dairy products.
Today, Wawa is your all day, every day stop for fresh, built-to-order foods, beverages, coffee, fuel services, and surcharge-free ATMs.
Sponsor: Wegmans of Short Pump
Description: Our commitment to you is simple: Every Day You Get our Best. Our customers tell us they choose Wegmans for the helpful people in our stores, help with delicious meals from our chefs, and the freshest ingredients possible. Offering choice, quality and value in every aisle is how we hope to make your shopping experience a genuine pleasure. Wegmans is a family-owned company, founded in 1916, headquartered in Rochester, NY.
Sponsor: Whitten Brothers of Ashland
Description: Whitten Brothers has been serving the needs of central Virginia’s auto buying public since 1918 when the original store opened on what was then a dirt Broad Street in downtown Richmond. Although the years have passed Whitten Brothers’ core philosophy of putting the customer first above all else still remains. The company is owned and operated today by brothers Bobby and Jimmy Whitten and the 4th generation of Whitten’s are now involved in the day to day operations of the business. Our dedicated sales staff, knowledgeable finance associates and expertly trained technicians are all here to make your experience fun, easy and hassle-free! We also carry an inventory of MOPAR auto parts, so anything automotive you need is here at Whitten Brothers of Ashland.
Sponsor: Yard Works
Description: Yard Works is Central Virginia’s leading manufacturer and distributor of premier natural resource products. We proudly service homeowners, landscapers, gardeners, lawn care and ground maintenance companies, and the construction industry by providing them with high quality products and services and land clearing, logging, erosion control products and bio-soils.
Yard Works was founded in 2001 when two manufacturing and recycling companies joined forces to expand their products and service operations. We are dedicated to exceeding our customers’ expectations with convenient locations, quality products and services, extensive selections and accessible transportation and delivery. Relax and let our friendly, knowledgeable staff assist you with all of your Land Improvement Solutions.
Sponsor: Zwerdling, Oppleman & Adams
Description: Zwerdling, Oppleman & Adams is a full-service law firm that has been proudly serving Richmond for 45 years. Our firm is made up of 6 attorneys who cover a wide range of practice areas including Divorce/Family Law/Custody/Support, Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, Bankruptcy, Wills/Estates/Trusts, Business Law/Corporations/LLC’s, Landlord/Tenant Law, and Collections. All the attorneys with ZOA are experienced litigators that can represent you or your business. We are centrally located in the Monument Corporate Center and represent clients all over the Greater Richmond Area and beyond. We are proud to support Atlee Little League and are happy to offer a free consultation.