Is there a registration fee?
No, however each bowler is required to raise a minimum of $60 in pledges.
How do I register my team?
Click here to sign up your team.
When is the deadline to register my team?
March 28th, 2017. We encourage you to sign up early so you can book the event date and location of your choice. Contact us if the deadline has passed and you are still interested in registering. We may have lanes left for specific events.
Who Can Bowl?
Anyone who wants to have fun and help local children can participate in this charity fundraiser. Recruit a team from your workplace or gather a group of friends and family together.
Can I enter a team of friends, family members or colleagues?
Yes. While most teams are corporate based, any group of five or more people may sign up. You’re encouraged to invite co-workers, friends, family or any combination of the three!
What is this year’s theme?
We are excited to announce this year’s theme is WESTERN. Don’t forget a prize for the best costume is awarded at each event.
What is the minimum number of participating bowlers per team?
A team must be a minimum of five bowlers.
Is there a minimum pledge amount I must raise?
Each bowler is required to raise a minimum of $60 in pledges. Individual bowlers typically raise an average of $150 each, while some raise upwards of $10,000!
How do I collect pledges?
Register yourself online here. A limited number of pledge books are also available.
I prefer to use a pledge book. Where can I get one?
Once registered, let your Team Captain know if you require a book. In order to help us help the planet and support more children, please consider raising pledges online.
Do I have to collect the money for pledges entered in my pledge book(s)?
Yes. All bowlers using a pledge book to collect pledges are required to bring the money they have raised to their bowling event.
Can I make a donation if I am not participating?
How do I book my bowling event?
What happens to the lanes if my team and I don’t show up to our scheduled event?
We have to cancel lanes at least 72 hours in advance to avoid paying for them, so please let us know of any changes as early as possible by contacting us.
How do I collect pledges online?
First, register as a bowler online. If you are a Team Captain, select Sign-Up a Team. If you are a bowler, select Join a Team.
You’ll be asked to enter your contact information, add a photo (if you wish) and set your personal fundraising goal. You may then send emails to your friends, family and colleagues to request their support through a secure web link.
It’s fast and easy!
With just a few quick clicks, our website allows you to:
• Create a personalized donation web page
• Set your personal fundraising goal and track your progress
• Send personal emails to friends and family requesting their support
• Seamlessly and securely collect online donations. The website immediately issues a tax receipt to donors via email.
How will I receive my tax receipt?
If you’ve made your donation in a bowler’s pledge book, the bowler will provide you with a tear out tax receipt immediately. If you make an online donation, a tax receipt will be emailed to you immediately. Adobe Reader is required to view your online tax receipt. Download your free version of Adobe Reader here.
How do I get a replacement tax receipt if I lose my original?
Send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your full name, amount of donation and the name of the bowler you pledged.
What is the minimum donation eligible for a tax receipt?
Receipts will be automatically issued for online donations of $10 or more.