Bowl AT HOME For Kids’ Sake
NO BOWLING PINS, NO PROBLEM!
Use bottles, cans, toilet paper rolls…Line ’em up and Strike ’em Down!
Big Brothers Big Sisters of South-West Durham and Northumberland is encouraging you to BOWL AT HOME FOR KIDS’ SAKE
This is a simple and fun way to make a difference in our community. Participants will challenge themselves (and each other) to create a bowling alley, bowl, and raise funds to support local children.
Like many charities, Big Brothers Big Sisters’ fundraising efforts have been impacted by COVID-19. OPG Bowl for Kids’ Sake, Pitch-In Softball Tournament along with other fundraising events have been cancelled.
Yet the potential of young people is strong and they need our support now more than ever. Now is the time to focus on children’s mental, emotional, and physical health and wellbeing. We must protect them from COVID-19 while at the same time keeping them safe from the toxic stress and adversities that are intensifying in many Canadian homes due to social isolation.
All funds raised will directly support the vulnerable children in our programs, supporting them to cope with the challenges ahead!
SO LET’S GET BOWING! JUST 5 EASY STEPS!
1. SIGN UP
Register as an INDIVIDUAL! It is super simple to sign up for our Bowl at Home for Kids’ Sake! Just create your individual fundraising page to get started! You can click here to register!
Register a TEAM! The more the merrier! Grab a friend or two or five and bowl as a team all from the safety of your own homes. Or better yet – grab the rest of your family and get bowling together! You can click here to register!
Agree to raise or donate a minimum of $25 to participate
3. RAISE FUNDS FOR A GREAT CAUSE
Tell all your friends, family or co-workers about what you are doing and ask them to support you in your bowling challenge!
4. NOW GET BOWLING!
Use whatever you have around your house to make your bowling alley. Be as creative as you want and it can be five or ten pin bowling…it’s up to you! Most importantly, HAVE FUN!
5. BRAG ABOUT IT!
Post a pic or share a video of your Bowl at Home for Kids’ Sake experience with BBBS by either:
- Posting on social media, tagging BBBSSWDN and using the hashtag #bowlathomeforkids
- Emailing the photo/video to mailto:email@example.com
THERE WILL BE PRIZES FOR MOST ORIGINAL BOWLING, TOP PLEDGE EARNER, AND MORE!
Have Questions and Need a Pledge form?
Contact Louise Fradet at firstname.lastname@example.org or 905-706-2159.