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915 N. Michigan Ave.
Howell, MI 48843

phone: 517-546-1140
fax: 517-546-0092

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Fundraising

Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Livingston County is to take a leading role in transforming the lives of children. We have put together a few fundraisers that we offer to you and hope you can take part in.

 


Our biggest fundraiser each year is Bowl For Kids’ Sake. This bowl-a-thon is the most important fundraiser for our agency and one of the largest in the county. Bowl For Kids’ Sake is a pledge event. Over 1,000 bowlers turn out at BFKS.

Bowl For Kids’ Sake Facts:

What:               The Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake event is a fun-filled bowling campaign to raise dollars to support Big Brothers Big Sisters of Livingston County.

 Why:               By participating in Bowl For Kids’ you help to bring awareness of the benefits mentoring can bring to a child’s life.  This year the goal is to raise $100,000.

Who:                Individuals and families from the Livingston County area, as well as teams of employees from area businesses, corporations, service organizations, schools, youth organizations, and churches can participate in the event.

Where:            Striking Lanes, 1535 N. Old 23, Hartland.

When:              Friday, March 7th                     

                        Saturday, March 8th 

                        Sunday, March 9th

How:                Bowlers bowl as a team with their family, friends, co-workers, (5 bowlers per team); register the team with Big Brothers Big Sisters; then collect pledges from family, friends, co-workers, or companies with whom he or she does business. If you aren't able to put together a whole 5 person team, please register the bowlers you have and Big Brothers Big Sisters will combine you with others to complete the team.     

 

                        Community Bowl bowlers are asked to raise a minimum of $60.00 per bowler.

 Contact:           Big Brothers Big Sisters of Livingston County
915 N. Michigan Ave.
Howell, MI  48843
(517)546-1140

 

School Challenge: March 9th 3-4pm

 

Collecting Pledges

This year, we have signed on with FirstGiving to make collecting your pledges easier. 

You can be a virtual bowler and collect donations for the kids or, as Team Captain, you can register your team and have family and friends donate to you through FirstGiving. 

Follow these simple steps to create your “bowling” page.

Go to: www.firstgiving.com

Click on: Create a Page button (top right)

In the Search box, type in: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Livingston County.  Click Search

Select us: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Livingston County, Howell, MI

Click on the green box: START FUNDRAISING

Select: Bowl For Kids’ event

Click on: Join Now (green box) Complete required information.  

Create a new team or join an existing team; click on your choice preference.

Spread the word to family and friends they can donate to your cause on-line this year.  Follow prompts.

 

 

Thank you to our Bowl For Kids' Sake Major Sponsor, Blue Care Network of Michigan!

www.BCBSM.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

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