39th Annual BFKS – Prize Winners

Congratulations to our Grand Prize Winner…Liz Hassler from the Herbein Strike Club team!  Liz won $500 worth of Boscov’s gift cards.  All individual bowlers raising $150 or more for Bowl For Kids’ Sake were eligible for the Grand Prize Drawing. We also want to congratulate the winners of our BIG Raffle!  We had three packages up for grabs including the ‘Barrow of Spirits (thank you, Brentwood Industries, for the…

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Thank you, BFKS Sponsors!

Thank you, Tompkins VIST Bank, for again serving as the Prime Sponsor for our 39th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake! This year’s event raised more than $60,000 to help fund our four (4) mentoring programs serving Berks County youth facing adversity.  It was a pleasure getting back to the bowling centers, and seeing our many friends & bowling team participants helping us DEFEND POTENTIAL!         Our…

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BFKS at Hiester Lanes – June 15, 2021

The 39th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake is in the books, after Day #2 at Hiester Lanes yesterday evening! Sponsored by Tompkins VIST Bank, our event went back to the lanes this year, after the COVID pandemic sent our event virtual last year…and there was FUN for all!  We want to thank the bowling teams that joined us last evening including:  three teams from our friends at Diamond Credit…

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BFKS at Berks Lanes – June 13, 2021

Day #1 of the 39th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake is in the books!  We had a great time at Berks Lanes in Sinking Spring yesterday (6/13/21), and all that FUN to HELP KIDS! We thank all of our participating teams including:  the Retired Rollers (with Board member Doug Myers and friends), RE/MAX (including Board member Sam Padovani), Team Hornberger (featuring former Board member Jason Hornberger), Cheryl and her…

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Who benefits from Bowl For Kids’ Sake?

That’s an easy question to answer…Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berks County benefits from Bowl For Kids’ Sake.  More specifically, Berks County kids like Little Sister Alanie benefit! LS Alanie and Big Sister Amanda are our newest One-To-One Match.  They met for the first time yesterday evening, and are looking forward to getting to know each other.  LS Alanie and BS Amanda both like animals and they both enjoy…

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The BIG Raffle is back!

Not only are we back at the bowling lanes in 2021 for our 39th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake, but the BIG Raffle is also back…and better than ever!!! We have not just one…not two…but THREE fantastic prizes for the 2021 BFKS BIG Raffle.  First, we have our annual ‘Barrow of Spirits!  You could win a wheelbarrow filled with adult beverages and various items to make your next party a success! …

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39th Annual BFKS – COVID Precautions

Yes, we are back in 2021…back to the bowling centers for the 39th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake!  But Big Brothers Big Sisters realizes that COVID — while conditions are easing — is still with us.  We want everyone to know we are taking the appropriate steps to ensure that our bowlers have a safe, enjoyable experience!   NEW BOWLING TIMES TO ENHANCE SOCIAL DISTANCING Our bowling times have…

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39th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake

  To form a team & collect donations by check or cash, call the agency at (610) 373-5544.  Your team can also solicit credit-card donations by registering on-line at https://give.classy.org/BerksBFKS2021 You can also have some fun at home by creating your own backyard bowling lane or virtually.  To solicit donations for your home or virtual bowling, go to https://give.classy.org/BerksBFKS2021_virtual To support BFKS as a Corporate Sponsor or Littles Team Sponsor,…

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39th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake – Bowling Times Available!

Extra, extra!  Read all about it!  Big Brothers Big Sisters is looking to get back to the FOOD AND FUN at the bowling centers for our 39th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake! In conjunction with our partners (Berks Lanes and Hiester Lanes) and to assure our bowlers, we are making some adjustments to our bowling times – enhancing cleanliness/sanitizing and social distancing.  Available bowling times for this year’s event are:…

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39th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake

After a rough year behind us, we are looking to get back to our fun-filled Bowl For Kids’ Sake this year — and you can help in several ways! CORPORATE SPONSOR opportunities are now available:  T-shirt Sponsor ($2,500 level), Major Sponsor ($1,000 level), and Assisting Sponsor ($500 level). Become a LITTLES TEAM SPONSOR ($300 full sponsor/$150 co-sponsor), and let a team of Littles & Bigs bowl in your name. Get ready…

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