November 26, 2014
Happiness House sold-out event raised over $14,000 with 234 bowlers!
Happiness House – Finger Lakes United Cerebral Palsy, Inc. held their 6th Annual “Bowling to Raise Bucks” tournament at Roseland Bowl in Canandaigua. The event raised over $14,000; 60 teams participated totaling 234 bowlers. The top fundraising team for the 6:00 pm session was awarded to The Sharks (Team Captain: Cobe Belknap). For the 8:30 pm session, the top fundraising team was MJ's B Bombers (Mike & Nanci Bentley, and Barb & Chris Madonna). The 50/50 winners included Stacey Iles, who received $140, and Bill and Peggy Clark who received $125.50. The grand prize of the $250 Eastview Mall gift card, which was raffled amongst the fundraisers who earned $500 or more, went to Kim Parmarter.
All proceeds from this event will be directed to the Happiness House Foundation. Special thanks to our sponsors: Relph Benefit Advisors, Guardian Industries, William and Margaret Clark, Finger Lakes Federal Credit Union, Perri’s Pizzeria and Canandaigua National Bank & Trust Co.
Happiness House- Finger Lakes Cerebral Palsy Association is a private nonprofit health and human service agency that has been serving communities in the Finger Lakes region in Upstate New York since 1969. Today with sites in Geneva, Canandaigua, Gorham, and Waterloo, Happiness House offers an array of educational program, recreational and family support services for children and adults with and without disabilities who reside in Ontario, Seneca, Wayne, and Yates counties. On average Happiness House serves 1,000 individuals and their families each year.
Cheryl L. Coppola