The Fundraising Page of Michael Burke
It's not about bowling... it's about helping kids!
A Message From Michael Burke
Join us the first Thursday of every month to paint on YOUR communal canvas. To promote art for youth, a blank canvas will be placed in the restaurant from 10am - close. Create a unique piece of art and contribute with others for this great cause. ... The canvas will be in place from 10am - close. No expertise required! Silent Auction of finished canvases will take place August 4, 2011.
About This Campaign
A totally AWESOME way to support a totally awesome cause!
Be a FUNdraiser! Be a Donor! Be a Bowler! Now's your chance to be a part of the fun and make an impact for children in Albuquerque and the surrounding area.
Each year Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central New Mexico raises money to provide nurturing, mentoring relationships for children in our community. We will be hosting our 33rd Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake event at the Isleta Fun Connection on April 9th, 2016. Every year, we have nearly 600 bowlers join in on the fun but this year we’re going “Back to the 80’s!” Put on your Member’s Only Jacket, neon leggings, big hair and bright colors, and like, let’s start raising some totally awesome money for a totally awesome cause.
How do I Bowl For Kids' Sake?
Sign up as a team captain or join an existing team today! Form a team of 5, register online and meet your fundraising goal of $125 each ($625 per team) by asking your friends, family and co-workers to support you. Send a link to your personalized fundraising page and track your progress.Then join us to bowl and celebrate your fundraising efforts! Can’t form a full team? No problem! Register as an individual and we will place you on a team with other bowlers.
Why Should I Bowl For Kids’ Sake?
By bowling you directly and positively impact children ...
This is a picture of a member from the Hualapai Indian overlooking the Grand Canyon Skywalk. The Grand Canyon Skywalk is a transparent horseshoe-shaped cantilever bridge and tourist attraction in Arizona near the Colorado River on the edge of a side canyon in the Grand Canyon West area of the main canyon. The elevation at the Skywalk's location as 4,770 ft (1,450 m) and the elevation of the Colorado River in the base of the canyon as 1,160 ft (350 m), and they show that the height of the precisely vertical drop directly under the skywalk is between 500 ft (150 m) and 800 ft (240 m).
For those making larger donations, giving gifts of equities is becoming a popular option. Recent changes in the federal Income Tax Act mean you can now donate stocks, bonds or mutual funds to charities and pay no capital gains tax on the increase in value since your acquired it. The donor also receives a charitable tax receipt for the full market value of the gift at the time of donation.
An anonymous donation of $250 has been made to support Michael BurkeMany thanks to all who attended the fundraising extravaganza.