On June 30, Payday Payroll was one of 60 teams to participate in Big Brothers Big Sisters of Broward County “Bowl for Kids Sake” hosted by SpareZ bowling center in Davie. The bowling tournament has served as the national Big Brothers Big Sisters fundraiser for over 40 years and now the sixth time in Broward County.
Every dollar raised through “Bowl for Kids’ Sake” directly funds Big Brother Big Sisters mentoring programs in Broward County, which increase kids chances for success. The bowling tournament has raised more than $20 million dollars nationally.
Big Brothers Big Sisters’ programs focus on avoiding risky behaviors and promoting educational achievement, higher self-esteem, confidence and the ability to relate to others. Funds raised allow the organization to carefully make more mentoring matches and provide ongoing assistance for mentors, mentees and families to help sustain successful relationships unique to its programs. Most children served by Big Brothers Big Sisters are in low-income households with a single parent or have an incarcerated parent. Meaningful relationships, ongoing evaluation and professional support provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters positively impacts youth and the community. Please support them by visiting their website.