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2012

 Bowl for Kids Sake 2012 was a STRIKE

bowl 2012 002Team "JAN Kelley Bowlers 1" were among our top fundraising teams at Bowl for Kids Sake 2012. Thank you to our super heroes!

Bowl for Kids Sake (BFKS) 2012 was a STRIKE! With the help and support of its Event Partners, Participants and Volunteers, $85,000 was raised for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hamilton and Burlington. On behalf of BBBSHB and the kids we support in the greater Hamilton and Burlington communities – “Thank you very much to all those who helped contribute to the event’s success.”

Held at Splitsville in Hamilton and Burlington Bowl in Burlington, participants brought a diverse assortment of costumes. Bowling teams consisted of Care Bears, super heroes, and Disney, Wizard of Oz and Cat in the Hat characters. We look forward to seeing what next year’s BFKS crowd will bring!

With an outstanding contribution of $8,000, “The Pinheads,” led by Patrick Mills, were the event’s top fundraising team. A special mention goes to the teachers and staff of Halton Region Schools, who raised $7,000. Other top fundraising teams included: "JAN Kelley Bowlers 1," "KPMG 1," "Boomer's Bratty Kids," "Hammer City Roller Girls," “Bowling for Hammers,” "BNI Integrity Connections," and “Tim Horton's Aron Burch Team.”

A special thank you to our event partners:

  • Our Title Partner: Tim Hortons
  • Our Incentive Partners: Boston Pizza and Brash Avenues
  • Our Event Partners: Rheem Canada, Cogego, Fastsigns and Valpack of Hamilton and Burlington
  • Our Lane Sponsors: BDO Canada, Monteith Financial, Smith's Funeral Homes, Hickory Dickory Decks, Boomer's Sports Bar, U. S. Steel, JAN Kelley Marketing, HMECU, Franklin Templeton, Boehringer Ingleheim, Vine & Partners, Catering by Luigi, Mansfield O'Connor, United Association Local 67, and CWL from Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish Winona.

For more information about how to become an event partner or sponsor, please contact callbigbrothers.com or 905-525-3860 x333.

120 CHILDREN ARE WAITING!

We currently are incurring a long waitlist, and are in need of volunteer mentors.

  • Are you 18 years of age or older?
  • Are you interested in positively benefitting the life of a child?
  • Do you have 2-3 hours a week to dedicate to a rewarding friendship?


Click here to apply to be a mentor today!