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Bowl For Kidsâ€™ Sake 2009
Hosted by Big Brothers Big Sisters Lehigh Valley
Sunday, March 1, 2009
What: Bowl For Kidsâ€™ Sake
2009, the biggest charitable bowl-a-thon in the region.
When: Sunday, March 1, 2009; 9
a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Snow date: Sunday, March 8, 2009.)
Where: Jordan Lanes, 731
Jordan Parkway, Whitehall, PA18052; 670-437-5701
Why: To support mentoring
programs that match a caring, responsible adult with a child looking for a
role model and friend.
How to get involved
You can support a match by
Starting a team as a Team Captain and forming a team five bowlers. You can
invite anyone to join your teamâ€”friends, family, or co-workers. All teams
must have a Team Captain. Encourage your co-workers to also become Team
Captains; challenge them in fundraising and at the alley.
Joining a team as a bowler. Bowling for kidsâ€™ sake is what this event is all
about! Encourage friends and family to contribute to your efforts in
supporting youth mentoring in your neighborhood.
Joining as an individual. If you do not have a team and just want to be part
of the campaign, you can join in the fun of Bowl For Kidsâ€™ Sake as a
Each bowler is required to pledge a minimum of $85 for a team fundraising
total of $425. A minimum of $5 per sponsor pledge is recommended.
How to register and start fundraising
Using our special BFKS Kintera Web site, you and your teammates can quickly
and easily register as participants. From step one, you will be walked
through the process of setting up your own fundraising Headquarters! Your
site allows you to send e-mails asking for support with pre-existing
templates, and automatically keep track of how much you have raised.
Friends and family can easily donate online by clicking on â€œSupport a
Bowlerâ€ on the event homepage and searching your name. You can also enter
pledges to be paid later in your Headquarters to better track your progress.
Teams can register as early as December by visiting
Register by phone
If you are using the paper pledge form (included on the inside of this
brochure), please contact Erica Hudock at 610-391-1827 to officially
register your team. We also have additional pledge sheets available for
those who find many sponsors!
All Teams Captains must submit the names of all their bowlers and their
preferred bowling time by Friday, February 20, 2009. Team Captains will then
be notified by a confirmation letter one week prior to the event of the
teamsâ€™ time(s) and lane(s) assignments. Lane and time preferences are given
to early registrants.
For More Information
Please contact Erica Hudock, Events Coordinator, at 610-391-1827 or
or visit our event Web site at