Bowl For Kids’ Sake


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Join us at PJ Whelihan’s in West Lawn on February 28th between 5 pm and 10 pm.  Simply present this coupon and 15% of the proceeds goes toward the 37th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake, benefitting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berks County, PA!  BBBS staff will be on-hand that evening to provide anyone interested with information on BFKS. This year, BBBS of Berks is trying to raise $76,000 through Bowl For Kids’ Sake.  The event will be held on April 16th at Hiester Lanes in Reading and May 4th & 5th at Berks Lanes in Sinking Spring.  Call (610)…


Make a difference for a team of Littles!

  Sponsor a Littles Team for just $300 (or $150 for co-sponsor)! Each Little Brother and Little Sister on the team will receive a game of bowling, a free event t-shirt, lunch, and more thanks to your generosity!  In addition, that Littles Team and their fellow Little Brothers and Little Sisters will enjoy the continued services of our four mentoring programs AT NO COST to them or their families.  All funds raised remain here in Berks County! For more details on how YOU or YOUR COMPANY can become a Littles Team sponsor and the marketing benefits that come with it,…


Consider sponsoring a LITTLES TEAM!

You say you can’t make it to the 37th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake with your own team?  Or maybe you or your company would like to help, but are unable to do so at the Corporate Sponsor level? Well, there is a way for you to still help! Sponsor a Littles Team for just $300 (or $150 for co-sponsor)! Each Little Brother and Little Sister on the team – through your generosity – will receive the same benefits as a bowling team from the community…enjoying a game of bowling, a free event t-shirt, lunch, and more thanks to you! …


Bowl For Kids’ Sake 2019

Stand with Big Brothers Big Sisters…or should we say, BOWL WITH Big Brothers Big Sisters…to DEFEND POTENTIAL in Berks County youth!  The 37th annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake preparations are underway.  BFKS will be held April 16th at Hiester Lanes and May 4th-5th at Berks Lanes. Bowl For Kids’ Sake is our biggest internal fundraiser of the year, and this year BBBS of Berks is looking to raise $76,000 to help fund our four quality-driven mentoring programs serving Berks County youth facing adversity.  Last year, we provided over 17,000 mentoring program service hours to 265 kids…about 20% more youth than…


2018 BFKS Grand Prize & other awards

Congratulations to Michele Joffred…the winner of the Grand Prize drawing for the 2018 Bowl For Kids’ Sake event.  Michele was at the BBBS office yesterday to pick up $500 worth of Boscovs gift cards. Michele was a member of the GMEA 3 (Governor Mifflin Education Association) – Cumru Elementary team.  Coincidentally, her team was also presented with the 2018 BFKS “Best Dressed” team award. We also want to congratulate and thank the teams from Quaker Maid Meats…our 2018 BFKS Company of the Year.  Quaker Maid had four teams…each bowling on two separate hours.  In addition, Quaker Maid had two full…


BFKS 2018 – Bowling Teams

It’s not about bowling…it’s about having FUN to HELP KIDS!  That is our mantra for Bowl For Kids’ Sake, and we certainly hope all of our bowling teams had fun this year.  We had 73 teams of bowlers over the three days of the event.  While the numbers are still not final, those teams raised more than $30,000 to help us fund our mentoring programs.  We ask our bowling teams to raise at least $300, but that’s an average of nearly $415 per team! Our deepest appreciation to our teams including: Acacia Flower Shop – Art of Business (3 teams)…