Pierre/Ft. Pierre Bowl-a-Thon
Junior Achievement provides community volunteers the chance to tell kids about their real-world-experiences along with the teaching of JA's 3 Pillars of Success: Financial Literacy, Work Readiness, and Entrepreneurship.
Participation in the 2020 Pierre / Ft. Pierre Bowl-a-Thon will allow Junior Achievement of South Dakota to recruit and train the community volunteers, purchase materials for the classroom, and provide the chance for success for all South Dakota students.
HOW: A team is made up of (5) bowlers and the total team fee is $375 ($75 per person). Participants can either get sponsored by their company or organization, pay the event fee themselves, or fundraise through family, friends, colleagues, and the community.
DETAILS: 2-hours of bowling, food, games, and prizes!
"Junior Achievement has given me a sense of what adults go through with budget issues."
"Junior Achievement reinforced concepts for me to remember later in life."
"I thought the experience was amazing. The presentation was unlike anything I've seen."
"I liked how the Junior Achievement volunteer explained his job to us."