SUNY ORANGE ALUMNI TO SPONSOR "BOWLING FOR SCHOLARSHIPS"

2/5/2013

Fundraising Event Set for Sunday, Feb. 24 at Middletown’s Quinnz Pins; Community Invited to Participate

MIDDLETOWN, N.Y. – SUNY Orange students, faculty, staff and alumni, along with members of the community-at-large, are invited to participate in a “Bowling for Scholarships ... One Strike at a Time” event from 3 to 5 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 24 at Quinnz Pins, 13-19 Railroad Avenue in Middletown.

All proceeds will benefit the SUNY Orange Scholarship Fund. Minimum contribution is $20 per person. Participants may elect to pay their entry contribution or collect sponsorships. The price includes two hours of bowling, shoes, pizza and soda, as well as a fun afternoon of networking and bowling to benefit SUNY Orange students.

PHOTO: Registration for the event, being organized by the College’s Alumni Relations Office, will begin at 2:30 p.m.

Those participants who collect more than $25 in sponsorships will be eligible for a variety of prizes, including $50 gift cards to The Colonial Diner, Something Sweet and Subway for the top three faculty, staff or community fund-raisers, and College Bookstore gift cards in the amounts of $150, $100, $50 for the top three student fund-raisers. The College department with the most members participating will receive a commemorative SUNY Orange bowling pin designed specially by Quinnz Pins.

Lane sponsorships, with accompanying LCD advertisement on Quinnz Pins’ internal screens, can be purchased for $300 per lane.

Registration and monies must be received no later than Feb. 15. Space is limited. Please make checks payable to the SUNY Orange Foundation, 115 South Street, Middletown, NY 10940. For more information please contact Mary Roth, alumni relations coordinator, at (845) 341-4179 or via e-mail at mary.roth@sunyorange.edu.

PHOTO CAPTION: “Pinny” (left), the Quinnz Pins mascot, joins SUNY Orange alumni, from left, Terry Saturno, Karen Miller and Nick Illobre in promoting the College’s upcoming fundraiser “Bowling for Scholarships … One Strike at a Time” scheduled from 3 to 5 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 24 at Quinnz Pins in Middletown (13-19 Railroad Ave.).


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Mike Albright
Director of Communications
115 South Street
Middletown, NY 10940
845-341-4728
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