Bowl For Kids’ Sake 2014!

OCTOBER 10, 24 and 25  - at Southway Bowl (formerly Granite Bowl South) in St. Cloud

Friday, October 10

3:30 - 5:00 pm
5:30 - 7:00 pm
7:30 - 9:00 pm

Friday, October 24

3:00 - 4:30 pm
5:00 - 6:30 pm

Saturday, October 25

12:00 - 1:30 pm

A STRIKE-ing Success!


A BIG THANK YOU to all who participated, promoted, sponsored, or in any way helped to make our 2013 Bowl For Kids' Sake a success! We surpassed our goal of $40,000

Congratulations to Capital One 360 for winning the Coborn's/ING Direct Challenge by bringing in $5,943 in donations as a company! Coborn’s took second place with $4,075 in donations. Capital One will take possession of the Traveling Trophy for the 2013-2014 year!

Congratulations to Holly Lee for being the individual overall TOP INDIVIDUAL PLEDGE GETTER with a WHOPPING $1,015 in donations. Jeff Gannon took second place as individual pledge generator with $875 in donations. Kudos to Merradith Van Vooren for her exceptional achievement of selling 12 books of raffle tickets ($600 worth).

Funds received from this event are used to match the children in our program with a caring and carefully trained volunteer, who becomes their mentor, friend, and role-model. Thank you for making a difference in the lives of the children in central Minnesota.

ABATE Bowl For Kids’ Sake


The American Bikers for Awareness, Training, and Education (ABATE) of Minnesota’s Lake Chapter hosted their annual fundraising event for Big Brothers Big Sisters on October 13 at McPete’s Lanes in Big Lake.  Their event raised an impressive $ 2,143 in donations!

A special thank you to Michelle Backlund for organizing this event each year, to Eric Peterson at McPete’s for donating the use of his facility/lanes for our event, and to all the ABATE bowlers who participated!

Thank you ABATE for helping the kids of Central MN!  We enjoy working with you!

Bowl For Kids' Sake 2013 Sponsors

Match Sponsorships




BBBS Friend Sponsorships




Bowl for Kids' Sake In-Kind Sponsorships



Agency Sponsors

2013 Bowl For Kids' Sake Photos

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Minnesota              Phone: (320) 253-1616
15 6th Ave N, Saint Cloud, MN 56303                          Toll Free: 1-888-600-1616