Bowl-A-Thon – Strike It Up for Autism Acceptance 2017

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Strike it up for Autism Acceptance – 2nd Annual Bowl-A-Thon

April is Autism Acceptance month and it is Bowl-A-Thon time!

To promote acceptance and help raise money for Autism Empowerment’s programs, services and Spectrums Magazine we’re hosting our 2nd Annual Strike it Up for Autism Acceptance fundraiser!  Please join us for bowling, a fun raffle and the opportunity to pick up free Autism Empowerment and community resources.

Autism Empowerment Ambassadors of Autism Acceptance helping at check-in

When – Sunday, April 23rd, 2017. We will be at the center from Noon – 5 PM. Bowling will take place in two sessions.

The first bowling session is at 1:00 pm. – Check-in starts at 12:40 p.m. – Please arrive 20 minutes prior to your bowling start time for check-in.

The second bowling session is at 3:00 pm. – Check-in starts at 2:40 p.m. – Please arrive 20 minutes prior to your bowling start time for check-in.

Where Husted’s Hazel Dell Lanes – 6300 NW Highway 99 – Vancouver, WA 98665 – (360) 694-8364 (for directions)

Cost to bowl:

  • $8.00 for an individual (any age)
  • $28.00 for a family/group of 4
  • $34.00 for a family/group of 5
  • $40.00 for a family/group of 6.

So that we can reserve your lane, we need you to pre-register by clicking the GET TICKETS button on our CommitChange fundraising page, choosing the option you’d like and checking out.  (This allows you to choose the time you want to bowl and the number of people who are registering together.)

Cost includes two games on one lane per person and shoe rental (if needed) and the chance to win fun prizes! Every bowler receives a participation certificate and a goody bag! But wait, there’s more!

Prize Raffle: Raffle ticket prices will be $1.00 or $2.00 apiece and we will have discounts if purchasing $5, $10 or $20 at a time.

We will be having many items for youth, adults, and families available for raffle at the Bowl-A-Thon FUNdraiser!

50/50 Raffle Tickets:  Two drawings. One will take place at about 2 pm and the other will take place at about 4 pm

eBay Auction Preview: We will be auctioning some higher value items at our Autism Empowerment store at eBay in late April and early May. On Bowl-A-Thon day, come see a sneak preview of some of the items and experiences we’ll be auctioning.

The sign up button will take you to our event page at CommitChange where you can sign up individually or for a team by clicking the GET TICKETS button.

How to Raise Funds and Collect Pledges

You can fundraise in multiple ways:

  1.  Start a personal fundraising page for Autism Empowerment at the following link: https://commitchange.com/peer-to-peer?npo_id=4131
  2. Make a donation using that green donate button on the bottom of this page!
  3. Take a Bowl-A-Thon 2017 Pledge Sheet to friends, family and around your neighborhood or workplace to gather pledges. We will email you a Bowl-A-Thon toolkit packet after you register.

Businesses – How to become a Sponsor 

We are eagerly searching for businesses to be sponsors for this event.  We offer many different types of corporate sponsorship options. Please contact John Krejcha, Programs Director at 360-852-8369 or donations@autismempowerment.org for details.

Sponsors

General Questions?

Please email us at info@autismempowerment.org

Your donations will be helping all of our programs and services, some of which include:

         MassMut

The Sign Up Now button will take you to our event page at CommitChange where you can sign up individually or for a team by clicking the REGISTER button. Be sure to download and print your Bowl-A-Thon 2017 pledge sheet here so you can start fundraising right away!


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