Professional Programs to host Bowl-a-Thon to raise money for student scholarships

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2014-02-17
Bowl-a-Thon for Huntington University scholarshipsHUNTINGTON, Ind. — Huntington University’s Professional Programs will host a Bowl-A-Thon from 1-5 p.m. March 15 to raise money for student scholarships. The event is open to the public. Teams are encouraged to enter, and sponsors are welcome.

Bowl-a-Thon teams must have five players with a minimum of $100 in pledges.
 
The fundraiser goal is $25,000. This scholarship endowment is an ongoing fund to provide scholarships to HU’s Professional Programs students.

The Bowl-a-Thon will be hosted by Rainbow Lanes, 850 S. Briant St. in Huntington and is sponsored by the PINNACLE Honor Society, an honor society for adult students at HU.

For those interested in sponsoring a team or donating to student scholarships, contact Deb Burton at 800-600-4888 or via email at dburton@huntington.edu.
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and Forbes.com has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” list. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
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