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Athletes for Education and Southwest Sports Wellness Foundation Host 3rd Annual Bowling Bash
Athletes for Education and Southwest Sports Wellness Foundation are co-hosting the 3rd Annual Celebrity Bowling Bash fundraising event on Saturday, February 9, 2013, at the Kearny Mesa Bowl
The public is invited to attend for a spectator price of $50 per person in advance or $60 at the door. Those who are interested in bowling may participate at $100 per person and event sponsorships are still available. Registration and sponsorship information is available online at http://www.swswf.org/
According to AFE Executive Director, Leslie Herrmann, “We’ll have quite a few sports celebrities joining us this year who will participate in a friendly competition. It’s a great opportunity for people to sign up to play alongside sports legends and earn the chance to win some exciting prizes. This event offers insight into the impact AFE and SWSWF have on the community and we’re looking forward to a sell-out event.”
AFE is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization comprised of current and former professional athletes, entertainers, business and community leaders established to help youth help themselves through support and mentorship. AFE promotes children’s health and wellness, teaches teamwork and discipline, builds self-confidence, imparts life skills and directly connects hard work with incentives and rewards. In addition, AFE’s mentorship programs are designed to work in collaboration with schools and other non-profit organizations to administer team-building exercises designed to improve literacy, school attendance, and excellent citizenship, as well as promote healthy lifestyles. www.afefoundation.org or call (858) 452-0023.
SWSWF is also a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization committed to demonstrating the value of hard work and perseverance for young athletes through goal setting and by creating self-esteem through achieving established goals. SWSWF provides scholarships for high school seniors, screening exams and free injury clinics for high school athletes, physical therapy care for rehabilitation and access to highly trained physicians. www.swswf.org or call (619) 421-9521.