Event Information

Bowl for Kids' Sake is Big Brothers Big Sisters largest national fundraiser, raising over $20 million annually for children in need across the country. Because of Bowl for Kids' Sake, more Bigs and Littles can be paired up, more friendships can be created and improved outlooks on life can be started.

CLICK HERE to download the 2020 flyer, including event locations and dates

Bowl for Kids' Sake is a fun and easy way to positively impact a child's life. Just follow the simple steps below:

  1. Start a team. Teams are formed with four or five members. Consider creating a team with family, friends, fraternity brothers, sorority sisters, or co-workers.
  2. Start securing sponsorship. Most bowlers raise about $170, but many people raise over $1,000. What impact do you want to have? The best part is that all of the event expenses are underwritten by our corporate sponsors. That means 100% of the money raised by bowlers goes directly towards supporting children served by Big Brothers Big Sisters in your community.
  3. Challenge another team. Do you have what it takes to be the Ultimate Defender of Potential 2020? Is there a competitor company, or another location or department of your business you would like to challenge? Here’s your chance to show you are the Ultimate Defender, engage with your community, and ignite the potential of youth! Get your team name engraved on the new traveling trophy for all to see, and get recognition and Ultimate Bragging Rights on BBBS social media! Click here for challenge form.
  4. Start bowling. After you have secured your sponsorships and raised your funds, it's time to have fun! You'll receive two free games of bowling (shoe and ball rental included!).  Raffles, fun and prizes!!  

So what are you waiting for? Start your team today! Partnering with Big Brothers Big Sisters through Bowl for Kids' Sake makes a positive, long-lasting impact on children in your community. Our mentoring works. It works to help broaden children's perspectives and help them learn how to make good choices. It starts a child on the path to fulfilling their potential and succeeding in school and life.