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Bowl for Kids' Sake 2012 - Yough Lanes

Bowl for Kids' Sake 2012 - Yough Lanes

Bowl for Kids’ Sake is about having fun to help kids continue on a positive path.  It is Big Brothers Big Sisters’ largest fundraiser. By supporting Bowl for Kids’ Sake, you can Start Something in your community—more Bigs and Littles can be paired up, more friendships can be gained, and improved outlooks on life can be started.

Be a fundraiser.  Be a donor.  Be a bowler.

We are asking for each participant to raise a minimum of $60 ($30 for Junior bowlers - under age 18) BUT DON'T STOP THERE! - There are great Incentive Prizes for raising more donations. You can achieve:
  • BBBS merchandise
  • iPod Nano, Amazon Kindle e-reader, or Nintendo Wii
  • iPod Touch (8 GB), Vizio Tablet, or Amazon Kindle Fire
  • iPod Classic (160 GB), Playstation 3, or Xbox 360 (4 GB) console with Kinect
  • Idlewild Park Tickets
Every participant that raises the minimum $60 ($30 for Junior bowlers - under age 18) will receive: 2 hours of bowling, a 28th Anniversary BFKS T-shirt, food, music, plus access to other games, raffles, and auctions.
 
Participants enjoy a fun outing with friends - and get the satisfaction of knowing that they're making a lasting, positive impact on children, schools, and communities.

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Personalize it with your pictures & stories

  • You invite your family, friends, and associates to donate through email
  • Your donor completes the transaction on a secure website
  • They use their credit/debit card
  • They print out a receipt for tax purposes
Visit the Big Brothers Big Sisters company matching donation page: www.matchinggifts.com/bbbs  You can achieve Premier Prizes by getting your company to match your collected donations.
 
By participating in Big Brothers Big Sisters’ Bowl For Kids' Sake, you can help make a positive, lasting impact on children, schools and neighborhoods. Our communities face huge challenges with youth violence, drop out rates, poverty, drug and alcohol abuse. Big Brothers Big Sisters is a solution that works to solve these societal problems. Our impact is proven. Research shows that children in our program are:
 
  • 52% less likely to skip school
  • 46% less likely to begin using illegal drugs
  • 27% less likely to begin using alcohol
  • 37% less likely to skip class and are more confident of their performance in school work
  • 33% less likely to engage in violent behavior and more likely to get along with their family and peers