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BBBS Bowl For Kids’ Sake 2012

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Bowl For Kids’ Sake 2012 is scheduled for March 2 & 4, 2012, at Bel-Mar Lanes in Sidney and Mc Bo’s Lanes in Versailles.  Bowl for Kids’ Sake is open to the public, and local community members can form 4 – 5 person teams. Each team member collects donations and comes out to enjoy the party.  Funds raised in each county are used to provide services in that specific county, so this is a fun way to support the needs in your community.  Many fantastic prizes, including a Kindle Fire, Cincinnati get-away, Sweetheart Package, local shopping spree, and more, will be awarded at this event!

Grand prize will be choice of $500 cash or an Apple iPad 2!

Bowlers can make a $40 tax-deductible donation or collect pledges to participate in the event.  New this year, we will feature bowl-mania for high school students, who will be allowed to bowl for $20.

Bowling packets are ready to be mailed or picked up at the office.  Additional forms and information regarding the event are available at the website: Log on to find out ways you can participate!

Team sponsorships are available for $300, and the company enters a five-person team of the company’s employees; this includes a company lane banner. A Lane Sponsorship for $125 includes the company name placed on a large banner above one of the lanes during the day-long event.  All sponsor names are announced throughout the day. 

PayPal is new for us this year and being utilized for a convenient way to donate and secure additional sponsorships online.  Additional information regarding PayPal is available on our website at funding from Bowl For Kids’ Sake supports the operations of the agency, which now serves around 300 children in Shelby and Darke County through its community-based and school-based mentoring programs. 

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Shelby & Darke County is a nonprofit, United Way member, social service organization whose mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.  The relationship is meant to guide each child toward becoming a confident, competent, and caring individual. Volunteer mentors are always needed.

Anyone interested should call the office at 547-9622 or 492-7611 to obtain more information.  Forms can also be found on the web at


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