Bowling strikes up support for Ronald McDonald House Charities
OAKVILLE, ON, May 5, 2017 – The month of May is McBowl Month at Splitsville Entertainment, Canada’s premier group of family entertainment centres, with activities all month long supporting Ronald McDonald House Charities, and a special McBowl Day on May 13.
Splitsville’s locations in Burlington, Hamilton, Woodbridge, and Nanaimo, BC will be joined by participating Bowl Canada member bowling centres across the country. Funds raised through the Campaign will be donated to our local RMHC houses and Family Rooms.
Throughout the month of May customers can purchase McBowl branded merchandise and choose to add a $1 McBowl donation to their bill, all funds directed to our local RMHC.
May 13 is McBowl Day
On Saturday, May 13, things get even more special. That day $5 from every hour of bowling sold between 11 am and 6 pm will be donated. 95.3 Fresh FM will be broadcasting live from Splitsville Burlington from 1 pm – 5 pm during the day to create a fun, festive atmosphere.
This month-long fundraising event supports local Family Rooms and Ronald McDonald Houses in Splitsville communities across Canada – and the communities of other participating bowling centres – that provide comfort and care to families as their children are treated a nearby hospitals.
“McBowl is a tremendous program developed by Bowl Canada and we’re so happy to be participating. It gives us the opportunity to engage with our communities and support families in very challenging times.” said Pat Haggerty, President, Splitsville Entertainment.
About Splitsville Entertainment
Splitsville Entertainment is Canada’s premier group of family entertainment centres with locations in Ontario – Burlington, Hamilton, Woodbridge – and British Columbia – Nanaimo. Splitsville offers customers the opportunity to eat, drink, and play in one place. Our centres feature bowling, full redemption arcades, family restaurants, lounges, and laser tag (some locations). Website: www.splitsville.ca.
About Ronald McDonald House Charities Canada
Our 15 Ronald McDonald Houses across Canada provide a home for out-of-town families to stay while their child receives treatment at a nearby hospital. As well, our 16 Ronald McDonald Family Rooms provide a comfortable place for families to rest and recharge, right inside hospitals. Visit www.rmhccanada.ca
About Bowl Canada
Bowl Canada is a national organization representing bowling centre operators across the country, inclusive of all 4 bowling games played in Canada; Fivepin, Tenpin, Duckpin and Candlepin. Bowl Canada offers programs and events to the bowling community as well as business support to the bowling industry. For more information, visit www.bowlcanada.ca.
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