• Bank of America June 2023 $37.50
  • Bank of America June 2023 $37.50
  • BankonBuffalo sponsorship June 2023 $500.00
  • Anonymous May 2023
  • PwC US and Mexico corporate grant May 2023 $190.00
  • Lane fees May 2023 $10,403.00
  • Bank of America sponsorship March 2023 $10,000.00
  • March 11 Airport raffles March 2023 $1,620.00
  • Reliance RX bowler donations March 2023 $1,550.00
  • Internal Fundraisers February 2023 $1,550.00

2023 JAWNY Bowl-a-thon

Thank you for your support of the 37th Annual Junior Achievement of WNY Bowl-a-thon, presented by Bank of America—our largest signature fundraising event!

Contact your Company Coordinator or Katie Babcock to get started and reserve lanes.


Dates & Locations

Choose the option below that works best for your company!

Saturday, March 4, 2023
12:30 p.m. Transit Lanes SOLD OUT!
3:00 p.m. Jamestown Bowling Company

Saturday, March 11, 2023
12:30 p.m. Transit Lanes few lanes left!
3:30 p.m. Transit Lanes *newly added*
12:30 p.m. Airport Lanes few lanes left!

Wednesday, May 3, 2023
5:30 p.m. Transit Lanes

What's Included?

 Your $10 lane fee includes 2 games of bowling and shoe rental. Lane fees are due prior to bowling. Some companies cover this fee for their employees—check with your company coordinator.

Fundraising Goal

There will be a suggested minimum fundraising threshold of 
$75 per participant.

Fundraising Rewards

Individual Fundraising Rewards:

$100–$174 Raised:  $20 Tops Gift Card

$175–$299 Raised:  $30 Tops Gift Card & $10 Tully's Gift Card

$300+:  $50 Tops Gift Card & $10 Tully's Gift Card

Top 3 Individual Fundraising Rewards:

We have a #21 Jordan Poyer signed football, an autographed #19 Peyton Krebs hockey stick, a travel themed package (including hotel stay and luggage), and more!

Top 3 Team Fundraising Rewards:
(a team consists of up to 6 bowlers)

1. Transit Lanes Happy Hour package for up to 10 guests. Includes pizza, wings, chef salad and a 2-hour beer & wine package. Valued at $400. (Does not include bowling)

2. Bison’s Suite for 1 home game. Includes 12 tickets to the ball game, 1 parking pass, and $100 worth of Bison Bucks to use at the concession stands. Valued at $350.

3. Lasertron Golden Ticket to Fun. 6-8 players can try Cyber Sport or Axe Throwing. Valued at $200.

Corporate Recognition:

Funds you raise as an individual also help your company reach its corporate goal! JA will recognize the overall Top Five Fundraising Companies and Top New Fundraising Company.

JA reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal value based on availability. Matching gift eligibility must be verified prior to rewards being distributed.







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Did you know?

Your bowl-a-thon donations support our local learning experiences. Every $40 helps us reach one more student. JA is in many Western New York schools! See the full list here

Bowling Memories

We've had a lot of fun over the years and can't wait to see you again!

Need help?

Contact your Company Coordinator to get started. Not sure who your coordinator is—or if you're a new company and would like to learn more about how you can get involved—contact Katie Babcock at 716-853-1381 x210.

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