December 7, 2006
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Bette Addington, CBW Publicity
The Golden Empire USBC Association in Bakersfield challenges all other bowling associations in CA and the USA to donate to the California Bowling Writers 3rd annual Phone Card Drive. The deadline for donations is Dec. 31st, so you have less than a month to get your donations to CBW Treasurer, Tina Martin, 57 Shields Lane, Novato, CA 94947-3877. Make checks payable to "CBW".
The Phone Card Drive collects donations to purchase phone cards to send to our servicemen and women overseas. This year's cards will get to them for Valentine's Day, 2007.
So, go out there and see what your association can do to help! Be it big or small-every donation helps-just be a part of this year's Drive. To date we have received donations from BPAA, the California BVL Fund, Florida, plus various leagues, and bowling associations across the US. Now the challenge is up to you!!
For a listing of donors, as well as what the current total is for this year's Drive, check out the 2006 Phone Card Drive thermometer on the CBW website at www.calbowlingwriters.org.) or this year's Drive, check out the 2006 Phone Card Drive thermometer on the CBW website at www.calbowlingwriters.org.)
The California Bowling Writers (CBW), formed in 1998, is open to all California bowling journalists, promoters and supporters of the sport of bowling.
The purpose of the organization is to encourage and educate both members and non-members in communication through print, promotion and use of electronic media. At the same time, CBW will recognize and reward those who create media awareness by providing outstanding bowling photography and journalistic excellence.