Bowling marathon helps kids

NANAIMO – Eight hours of bowling raises thousands for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Vancouver Island.

Bowl for Kids Sake made a huge splash for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Vancouver Island.

More than 50 teams bowled for eight hours Sunday at Brechin Lanes, raising $22,070, nearly double the $13,000 goal.

“We couldn’t be more thankful for the entire community for helping out. Our sponsors, donors and bowlers made this event so worthwhile from start to end,” said Tali Campbell, event coordinator.

The Nanaimo Clippers donated 300 tickets to their final regular season game March 10 for every participant in the Bowl for Kids Sake.

For more information please visit our website www.BigsCVI.ca