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Local Bowlers Gathering for Annual JA Bowl-A-Thon
Local Bowlers Gathering for Annual JA Bowl-A-Thon

More than 1,600 bowlers are gathering for the annual Bowl-A-Thon fundraiser, the largest for the Junior Achievement Program. The event is being held at four locations on March 12.

  • AMF Airport Lanes - 3754 Genesee St., Cheektowaga, NY
  • AMF Thruway Lanes - 1550 Walden Ave., Cheektowaga, NY
  • Tonawanda Bowling Center – 574 Young St. Tonawanda, NY (noon only)
  • Transit Lanes - 7850 Transit Road, Williamsville, NY

The event draws participation from over 60 businesses in Western New York and raises approximately $150,000 for Junior Achievement. The teams will participate in two bowling matches at 12:00PM and 3:00PM and will also be involved in contests hosted by the event.

Prizes available for participants include a 32" LCD TV, $250 Dunn-Tire Certificate, an Apple iPod Touch, $100 Tops Gift Cards, one year supply of Perry's Ice cream, and plenty more.

Proceeds will go to support the Junior Achievement program which educates young people on the opportunities of free enterprise, business and economics. The program is active all throughout Western New York.

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