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Strike Out Hunger Bowl-a-thon

Nov. 19th at Lucky Strike Lanes

Each fall, we hold our Strike Out Hunger Bowl-a-thon, sponsored by our friends iBasis, Wells Fargo, and JAM'N 94.5, to bring awareness and raise funds to help fight hunger in Massachusetts.

This year it will be held on Wednesday, November 19th at Lucky Strike Lanes/Jillian’s in Boston. Join us for an evening of bowling and fun to support all of the innovative ways Project Bread is working to end hunger in the Commonwealth.

Questions? Contact us at info@projectbread.org or at 617-723-5000.

Event Details
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Date and Time
Wednesday, November 19th at 6:00 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.

Location
Jillian’s/Lucky Strike behind Fenway Park, 145 Ipswich Street in Boston.

Additional Details

  • Tickets are available for $75.

  • The event is 18+.

  • Prior to the event, bowling teams will be assigned a lane.

  • Light snacks will be provided. Other food and drinks will be available for purchase.

  • Prizes will be awarded at the end of the night in both team and individual categories.

  • The event will feature a raffle with exciting prizes.

Ways to Participate
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Create a bowling team or join an existing team and be sure to tell your friends which team you’re on or created.

Register as an individual and we will add you to a bowling team filled with other Project Bread supporters.

Fundraise to win prizes and get extras! Donations from your friends and family go toward helping people in Massachusetts have reliable access to healthy, nutritious food. From the moment you register online, you will have access to easy-to-use tools to fundraise for extras! Personalize your Bowl Center with your own pictures and text, recruit teammates, and start fundraising with email templates. Fundraising is not required. Fundraising totals do not include the $75 event ticket. Prizes and extras are as following:

  • Raise $200 and you will receive entrance to an exclusive raffle to win a night on the town in Boston, including a 1 night hotel stay, dinner, and a show. Plus, 20 raffle tickets + $50 Jillian’s gift card + unlimited access to the game area
  • Raise $150 and you will receive 20 raffle tickets + $25 Jillian’s gift card + unlimited access to the game area
  • Raise $100 and you will receive 15 raffle tickets + $25 Jillian’s + unlimited access to the game area
  • Raise $50 and you will receive 10 raffle tickets + unlimited access to the game area

Use social media to help spread the word. Example posts:

Team Captain Tool Kit
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By leading a team of bowlers, you are making a significant commitment to helping hungry people in your community have access to fresh and healthy food while having a great time!

Each lane will have a max of 6 bowlers and will have plenty of time to complete a full game. If needed, teams may have mulitple lanes.

Step 1Register your team.
Step 2:  Personalize your team webpage and your bowl center.
Step 3:  Invite your friends, family, and colleagues to bowl with you.
Step 4:  Encourage your team members to send emails asking for sponsors (and send some yourself!).
Step 5:  Coming soon! Post a Bowl-a-thon Poster and Bowl-a-thon Guide at your office, place of worship, or community center to recruit team members and help spread the word!

Build Team Spirit!

  •     Come up with a great name.
  •     Create team shirts.
  •     Hold practice sessions.

Reach and Exceed Your Goal!

  •     Challenge your team members to create fundraising goals. Not only will you be helping more people in need, but you will also be entered to win prizes. (Log in to your bowl center for details.)
  •     Use our easy fundraising tools to ask friends, family and colleagues to support your bowling team.
  •     Compete with other teams to raise the most money.
Bowl-a-thon Sponsors
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Special thank you to our 2014 Bowl-a-thon Sponsors!

  • iBasis
  • Wells Fargo
  • JAM'N 94.5


If your organization is interested in becoming a 2014 Bowl-a-thon sponsor, please email melinda_hallisey@projectbread.org or call 617-723-5000 for more information.