Bright Smiles Bowl–A–Thon Teams Now Forming to Benefit the Dental Needs of Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities

Register Your Team by April 18 and Bowl on April 26

Friday, March 14, 2014

In conjunction with the Virginia Beach Community Trust, the Virginia Beach Department of Human Services is coordinating the annual Bright Smiles Bowl–A–Thon on Saturday, April 26 from 12:30 to 3 p.m. at Pinboys at the Beach, 1577 Laskin Rd. Proceeds from the event go towards the dental needs of individuals with intellectual disabilities.


Teams consist of four people and must pre-register by Friday, April 18. Registration forms can be obtained by calling Kristie Salamon at 385–0582 or online at the Developmental Services Division home page. Click on Bowl- A-Thon under related links. To participate teams must:

  • Pre-register by Friday, April 18.

  • Obtain sponsors and raise a minimum of $225.00.

  • Pay $6 per bowler for games and shoes. Cash only.

Raffle tickets can be purchased at Pembroke 6, Suite 218 prior to the event and also at the bowling lanes during the event. Prizes will be awarded for most money raised, Best Team Name, Highest Scores, etc.


The Virginia Beach Community Trust is a Special Needs Trust managed by a Board of Trustees composed of five volunteers from the community. Support for the trust comes from the Virginia Beach Department of Human Services, the city agency responsible for publicly funded programs serving persons with mental illness and/or intellectual disabilities. Donations to the Community Trust are tax deductible and can be made by checks or cash.


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