A&B Courier Bowl for Kids Sake 2020

BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF YORK

$2,235 raised of $25,000 goal
8.94% Complete
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$12,500
$25,000
2 months Remaining
Campaign Ends April 26, 2020
  • Campaign

Bowl For Kids’ Sake (BFKS)  our annual fundraising event in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters of York helping to benefit young people through our mentoring programs returns for our 50th Anniversary!

We are VERY excited about the year ahead as we look backwards, forwards and have a blast in the present celebrating mentorship here in YorkRegion & Bradford/West Gwillimbury!

Get together with friends, family, and co-workers and have a fun time bowling in support of Big Brother Big Sister mentoring programs in your community.

Your participation in our bowl-a-thon will help match these youth with caring mentors in the community and schools. 

No matter how you choose to participate, your support will help us grow our programs to ensure that the children and youth in York Region & Bradford/West Gwillimbury have the mentoring and supportive relationships they need to inspire and empower them to reach their full potential.

Richmond Hill             Saturday, March 7 at Pro Bowl                                                     1:00 pm  

Bradford                     Sunday, March 8 at Bradford Underground Bowl                          1:00 pm

Newmarket                 Saturday, March 28 at Stellar Lanes                                             1:00 pm & 3:30 pm    

Team Information

  • Teams are comprised of a minimum of 5 people.
  • Contact us to reserve your lanes for the event of your choice.
  • Each participant receives a pledge form or registers online, then obtains pledges.
  • Show up on the day of your event with your pledge form and money collected offline.
  • Bowl for two hours or two games ..... whichever comes first.

How To Participate - read below

1. Start a Team  

Find a group of 5 to 6 of your friends, family members or co-workers who would like to join you in collecting donations for Big Brothers Big Sisters. Pick a day and time for your team’s bowling party. Register your team on this website.

2. Fundraise for BBBSY

Collect donations for BBBSY on your personal or team’s fundraising pages. You can ask your friend, family or co-workers to sponsor you! Your personal fundraising page comes built in with the tools to help you raise a lot of money, including social sharing links, emails and more!

Do you also want to raise pledges offline? We have you covered! 

3. Hit Your Fundraising Goal 

Each bowler must raise a minimum of $100 to participate in Bowl for Kids Sake. We ask that each team to raise $500 in donations for the agency. Many teams go above and beyond – and earn some pretty great prizes for doing so!

4. Bowl! 

Once you have reached your individual and team goals, there’s only one thing left to do – bowl! Show up at the time of the shift you registered for with your team for 2 hours of bowling, prizes and surprises! Don’t forget to dress up! Please arrive 20 minutes before your bowling shift.

Choose your location and time then call the Bowling Hotline 905-726-2149 x 324 or email neil.haggarty@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca in order to reserve a bowling lane for your team.    

On event day, bring your Pledge Form and monies collected offline.

Participants will receive 1 Door Prize Ticket for each $100 raised!

Individuals who raise $500 (that’s 1/3 the cost of a match) will be entered into a draw for a chance to win an additional prize at the end of all scheduled events.

Our Goal….for you to have fun while helping us fulfill a BIG wish for a Little with a match!