Tuesday, November 10, members of the AXON US office, Mario Nacinovich, Managing Partner, Mark Khan, Vice President, and Nicholas DeLillo, Jr., Director of Medical and Scientific Affairs, participated in a local, taco eating charity event called Tacos Tonight. This event raised funds to directly support the Tamarack Tower Foundation, an organization that provides resources, grants, and scholarships to Port Chester schools through memberships, donations, community events, and fundraisers.

(from left to right) – Jesus Sanchez (contestant), Mario Nacinovich, Mark Khan, David Dolores (host and owner of Salsa Picante), Nicholas DeLillo, Nadia Sajous (AXON Sr. Program Manager), Josephine DI Laura (AXON Program Manager), and Bishop Nowotnik, President of the Tamarack Tower Foundation

From left to right – Jesus Sanchez (contestant), Mario Nacinovich, Mark Khan, David Dolores, Nicholas DeLillo, Nadia Sajous (AXON Sr. Program Manager), Josephine Di Laura (AXON Program Manager), and Bishop Nowotnik

Some notable members included Port Chester Mayor, Dennis Pilla, and Tamarack Tower Foundation President, Bishop Nowotnik. David Dolores, owner of Salsa Picante Restaurant, Inc., shared his thoughts after the event, “We are thankful to have had so many participants, which included many loyal customers of Salsa Picante, participate in this great cause. We had such a phenomenal turn out, we can’t wait to bring it back next year and make it be bigger and better!”

Mario Nacinovich of AXON shared, “Our office is passionate about supporting local community businesses and children, and this event provided us with a direct outlet to influence both groups. We are proud to have participated and can’t wait to partake again next year!”

The evening’s winners included a tie between Jon Lovalo and Jake Lopez, who both consumed a total of 24 tacos and set a tie for the evening’s, TACOS TONIGHT festivities.