Unbelieva-bowl Volunteers Talk Turkey at “Every So Often” Event




November 17, 2016

Contact: Deborah Chambers

Cell: 202-534-9965


Unbelieva-bowl Volunteers Talk Turkey

at “Every So Often” Event


Washington, DC — On Saturday, November 19, 2016, bowling enthusiasts can roll a few balls to benefit Central Union Mission’s programs serving hungry, hurting and homeless neighbors in need.

Turkey Bowl 2015 photo
Word to the wise: the refs take bribes.
Turkey Bowl 2015 photo
It’s festive. Really.

Event coordinator Karen McNeilly organizes this new tradition, the “Every So Often Turkey Bowl,” at Bowl America in Falls Church, VA (140 S Maple Avenue) starting at 7:37 pm. Mission supporters, staff and homeless guests will be competing for coveted trophies and raising awareness of the needs of poor people in our community.

According to David Treadwell, Mission executive director, “Even though this event is pretty silly, it shows the compassion and commitment of the Mission’s friends and donors. It’s definitely a community favorite, and we’re so grateful for their help.”

Bowlers can register for the $20 early bird discount;

entry is $25 at the door. Thematic attire encouraged.

Media are invited to attend. Please contact Deborah Chambers at 202-534-9965 cell or dchambers@missiondc.org to coordinate interviews with Mission supporters, guests and staff.

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About Central Union Mission

Central Union Mission is a faith-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit. In addition to its emergency shelter program, the Mission operates a rehabilitation program for men with life-controlling issues, clothing and furniture distribution center, a retreat and recreation center with a camp for underprivileged children and a ministry to families and senior citizens. For additional information, contact Senior Director of Strategic Partnerships and Community Engagement Deborah Chambers at cell:
202-534-9965, or visit www.missiondc.org.

Charity Navigator awarded Central Union Mission four out of a possible four stars, which indicates that Central Union MCharity Navigator Four Star Charityission adheres to good governance and other best practices that minimize the chance of unethical activities and consistently executes its mission in a fiscally responsible way.  Charity Navigator is America’s premier independent charity evaluator.




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