Strikes for Sight: 8th Annual Bowling Event to Benefit Joanna Lions Club

October 21, 2023

Bowling enthusiasts and community members in Spartanburg, South Carolina, are gearing up for the 8th Annual “Strikes for Sight” event, which will take place on Saturday, November 11, 2023, at Paradise Lanes, 469 E Blackstock Rd. This exciting event is not only about knocking down pins but also about making a significant impact on the local community. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Joanna Lions Club, a renowned organization dedicated to serving the needs of the visually impaired and a portion of the proceeds from this event on Veterans Day will go to the Laurens County Veterans Affairs for the Hall of Heroes.

“Strikes for Sight” is a fun-filled day of friendly competition, camaraderie, and community spirit. The event welcomes participants of all ages and skill levels, making it accessible and enjoyable for everyone. The primary objective is to raise funds and awareness for a noble cause while having a blast on the bowling lanes.

Here are the key details for this year’s event:

1. Team Play: Gather your friends, family, or co-workers to form 4-person teams. Each participant can join for just $35, which includes a stylish event t-shirt.

2. Registration Deadline: To guarantee yourself one of those coveted event t-shirts, make sure to register by October 30, 2023. On-site registration will also be available on the day of the event.

3. No Tap Tournament: The tournament features a “No Tap” format, which adds an exciting twist to the traditional bowling game. Both avid bowlers and beginners can participate with confidence.

4. Divisions: “Strikes for Sight” offers both Bowling and Non-Bowling Divisions, allowing non-bowlers to join in the fun and support a great cause. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a first-time bowler, there’s a place for you in this event.

5. Prizes: Prizes await the top-performing teams in each division. The 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place teams will be recognized and rewarded for their bowling prowess.

6. Sponsorships: For those who want to make an even greater impact, there are sponsorship opportunities available. By becoming a sponsor, you can contribute directly to the Joanna Lions Club and receive recognition for your generosity.

7. Door Prizes and 50/50 Drawing: Participants can also look forward to exciting door prizes and a 50/50 drawing, adding an extra element of suspense and excitement to the event.

Event Schedule:

  • Registration begins at 12:00 PM, providing participants with an opportunity to mingle, enjoy some snacks, and get ready for the tournament.
  • The bowling action commences at 1:00 PM, with teams competing in a friendly yet spirited environment.

For more information about “Strikes for Sight,” interested individuals can contact Eddie Marshall at 864-200-9797 or via email at [email protected]. Eddie is the go-to person for any queries or assistance regarding the event, whether you’re interested in registration, sponsorship opportunities, or general information.

In summary, “Strikes for Sight” promises an afternoon of fun, friendship, and philanthropy. By participating in this event, you not only get to enjoy the thrill of bowling but also make a meaningful contribution to the Joanna Lions Club, an organization that continues to make a positive impact in the lives of visually impaired individuals. So, mark your calendars for November 11, 2023, and join the Spartanburg community in supporting a brighter future for those in need.