Striking Out Domestic Violence Rolls Out a Successful Event
Shirley's House of Hope, a faith based domestic violence and drug addiction shelter in Marshfield, recently held a successful 11th Annual "Striking Out Domestic Violence" bowling fundraiser. Twenty-One teams competed for prizes based on donations they received from family and friends at Rose Bowl Lanes on Sunday, April 28th.
Over $44,000 was raised by the bowlers and "Restoring Hope" event sponsorships. Gen Bean won the grand prize Dells Wilderness Waterpark Package- two night stay for four. Thank you to every bowler for your participation and fundraising efforts on behalf of Shirley's House of Hope.
Thank you to our Lane Sponsors – (Silver Sponsors) 89Q, Marawood Construction, Marshfield Senior Services and WDLB. (Bronze Sponsors) Advanced Disposal, Arby's, Camper & Recreation, Cellcom, Chips of Marshfield, Cornerstone Community Church, Counter-Form, Drach Chiropractic, Eye Care Center of Marshfield, Forward Bank, Jay & Dawn Jaehnke, Kolbeck's Laundromat, Marshfield Insurance Agency, Partners Bank, Reigel Plumbing, Rose Bowl Lanes, The Hearing House, WGNV – The Family and Wiskerchen Trucking.
Special Thanks to Rose Bowl Lanes, Paul Knoff- Emcee, Julie Schooley- Photographer, Nancy Arndt and Laura Johnson – Bake Sale, Shelby Cole – Registration – event volunteers and members of the Strike Out Committee for a well organized, fun and successful event.
Funds from the event are used to provide basic services such as emergency shelter and a healing program services. Shirley's House of Hope is rebuilding, renewing and restoring lives of women and children hurting from domestic violence along with drug and alcohol addiction. Drug and alcohol services were expanded in 2018. The Recovery Center, a transitional housing unit was opened in March. We receive no government funding and 87% of all donations provide direct services. Over 430 women and children have been provided shelter since opening in October 2010.
Save the Date - Iron Chef
Thursday, November 7, 2019
Tickets will go on sale in September
We are blessed with a number of willing people who do various fundraisers throughout the year and donate the proceeds to Shirley's House of Hope. All proceeds go directly to helping women and children who are hurting from domestic abuse and violence in our Marshfield community.
We invite you to check out our website periodically for upcoming event information and to learn how you can be involved!