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Bowl For Kids Sake Receives Support From Wal-Mart

January 16, 2004
Friday - 1:00 am

Wal-Mart staff attend presentation of check to BBBS of Ketchikan
Photo courtesy BBBS of Ketchikan

Gretchen Klein, program manager of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ketchikan receives a check from Wal-Mart of Ketchikan for Bowl for Kids Sake on January 15th.

Terry Smith the manager of Wal-Mart is encouraging any associate from the Ketchikan store to get involved in becoming a Big Sister or Big Brother. According to information provided by Klein, if a Wal-Mart employee donates 15 hours a quarter by becoming a Big Brother or Big Sister the corporation will give additional funding to the BBBS program. Klein said at this time there is one Wal-Mart employee signed-up to be a Big. Klein added, "We hope more get involved. Don't forget to get a team of 4-5 people for Bowl for Kids Sake."

To learn more about Bowl For Kids Sake contact the BBBS Ketchikan office at 247-3350.



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