Strike the R-word with us Sept. 16 and bowl with former Falcon and Bulldog Quarterback Dj Shockley and former Steeler Quarterback Kordell Stewart in raising awareness of how the R-word (retard) hurts and demeans others. The night will be emceed by Sean Leckie (AKA Sonic of Power 96.1).
Event features food, beverages, goody bags. Participants will also receive event T-shirts, free shoe rentals and goodie bags for $45. In this event, Special Olympics athletes will be the ones awarding gold, silver and bronze medals to the highest scorers.
Costs $45 per bowler (includes food, drinks, bowling shirt and goodie bag).
Can’t go but still want to go? Help Dj, Kordell and Sonic reach their goals in Striking the R-word by making a donation on their pages.
All proceeds go to SOGA and donations are tax deductible. Bowling know-how is not required. Strike the R-word was started by former Atlanta Hawk Marvin Williams.
For details, email Wendy.Bigham@specialolympicsga.org for more information.