Big Brothers Big Sisters of Butte To Host Bowling Fundraiser - ABC FOX Montana Local News, Weather, Sports KTMF | KWYB

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Butte To Host Bowling Fundraiser

BUTTE -

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Butte-Silver Bow is hosting its 32nd annual "Bowl for Kids Sake" fundraiser this weekend in Butte, and organizers are hoping to have more people sign up before Saturday.

The fundraiser is the biggest of the year for the organization.

On average the bowling event generates 25% of the budget.

This year Big Brothers and Big Sisters has not received some of its grant money due to the government shutdown, so this weekend's event is even more important.

"We're about three months behind on receiving some of the grants that was sent our way, so that's really impacted anything we can do," said Executive Director Linda Palagi.

Bowling teams should be made of five to six people.

Each must pledge $100 to bowl.

  • NationalMore>>

  • Memorial service held for woman killed in Southwest flight

    Memorial service held for woman killed in Southwest flight

    Sunday, April 22 2018 3:05 PM EDT2018-04-22 19:05:03 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:56 PM EDT2018-04-23 03:56:51 GMT
    (Marla Brose/The Albuquerque Journal via AP, File). FILE - In this 2017 file photo, Jennifer Riordan, of Albuquerque, N.M., poses for a photo in Albuquerque. Family and friends will gather Sunday, April 22, 2018 to mourn Riordan, an Albuquerque bank ex...(Marla Brose/The Albuquerque Journal via AP, File). FILE - In this 2017 file photo, Jennifer Riordan, of Albuquerque, N.M., poses for a photo in Albuquerque. Family and friends will gather Sunday, April 22, 2018 to mourn Riordan, an Albuquerque bank ex...
    An Albuquerque woman who died after an in-flight accident on a Southwest Airlines plane will be remembered at a memorial service.
    An Albuquerque woman who died after an in-flight accident on a Southwest Airlines plane will be remembered at a memorial service.
  • Cosby defense team lobs attacks in court of public opinion

    Cosby defense team lobs attacks in court of public opinion

    Sunday, April 22 2018 7:14 PM EDT2018-04-22 23:14:54 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:56 PM EDT2018-04-23 03:56:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Bill Cosby departs after his sexual assault trial, Friday, April 20, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Bill Cosby departs after his sexual assault trial, Friday, April 20, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown.
    Bill Cosby's lawyers and publicists are increasingly playing to the court of public opinion as his sexual assault retrial heads toward deliberations.
    Bill Cosby's lawyers and publicists are increasingly playing to the court of public opinion as his sexual assault retrial heads toward deliberations.
  • 4 dead in Waffle House shooting in Tennessee; suspect sought

    4 dead in Waffle House shooting in Tennessee; suspect sought

    Sunday, April 22 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-04-22 12:34:44 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:56 PM EDT2018-04-23 03:56:39 GMT
    Police in Tennessee say three people were killed and four were injured in a shooting at a Waffle House restaurant early Sunday.
    Police in Tennessee say three people were killed and four were injured in a shooting at a Waffle House restaurant early Sunday.
  • Most Popular

Powered by Frankly

Features

  • More Features
  • Powered by WorldNow
    All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 Cowles Montana Media. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.