Jacksonville, FL—April 14, 2014—The Northeast Florida community came through in a huge way for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Florida (BBBSNEFL) during the Bowl for Kids’ Sake fundraiser ‘Thank You’ event that was held April 5th & 12th at Batt Family Fun Center! Generous donors contributed more than $72,500 to support more community matches between local youth and caring adults.
“We had so much fun with our Bowl for Kids’ Sake fundraiser this year! The turnout was as big as the smiles and both were huge! Our hats are off to our volunteers who keep the heart of this organization pumping,” said, Dawn Robbins, Manager of Special Events for BBBSNEFL.
For 100 years, BBBSNEFL has provided quality mentors to deserving students in Duval and surrounding counties, supported our communities through community service projects and enriched students’ academic learning experience. The mission of BBBSNEFL is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.
For more information about this event or how you can get involved with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Florida, go to www.bbbsnefl.org.