Submitted by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah

Park City: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah is hosting its annual Bowl For Kids' Sake event on Saturday, March 29, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Jupiter Bowl, 1090 Center Drive, Park City.

Bowl For Kids' Sake is a fundraiser used to increase awareness and support so that more children in the community can realize their potential through professionally supported, one-to-one mentoring relationships. Big Brothers Big Sisters has been bowling for kids' sake for over 25 years in Utah.

In 2013, over $140,000.00 was raised by local community members.

Volunteers may participate as a team captain or bowler. Each bowling team consists of 5 members, who each raise a minimum of $100 in pledges. On the day of the event, participating bowlers receive two hours of bowling, shoe rentals, pizza, drinks, T-shirts, and prizes from our generous community sponsors. Prize incentives and drawings include gift cards, an iPad mini, tickets to our Chef & Child gala, and a week vacation for two at a Mayan Palace resort in Mexico.

This event is open to anyone who would like to participate in a fun activity that gives back to the community. Bowl for Kids' Sake is a great team-building activity for companies or an entertaining outing for families and friends. Sponsorship opportunities for companies are available.

"Bowl for Kids' Sake brings the whole community together in support of a positive future for our kids," said Brandi Jolley, vice president of fund development for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah.


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"Every dollar raised through Bowl for Kids' Sake directly funds our mentoring programs in Utah and helps to maintain and sustain our mentoring relationships, increasing a child's chance for success."

For more information visit www.bbbsu.org/bfks2014 or contact Amberlee at 801-743-1673 or amberlee.bauman@bbbsu.org.