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2017 Bowl-4-Animal Rescue: Striking Success Recap

On our scorecard, everyone bowled a perfect game at the 12th annual Bowl-4-Animal Rescue, held on Saturday, August 12. And we are bowled over by the dogged dedication and meow-velously big hearts of all of our community supporters.

Tail wags to our sponsors & partners:

  • A very special nod to our presenting sponsor Dr. Cheryl Good & Dearborn Family Pet Care
  • Pats to our event host, Jim Hamlin and Country Lanes in Farmington Hills
  • Please take a moment to visit all of our event sponsors (listed below)

Pins of praise: To our fantastic team of volunteers who tirelessly lend a paw, and each and every bowler and pledge-getter.

Check it out: Visit our 2017 B4AR photo gallery to see all the fur-tastic fun. (Courtesy of Ed Serecky Photography)

Pledges raised: Over $27,500
Event total: Nearly $52,000
Attendees: More than 200

Woof-tastic benefits: Funds raised by this event benefit two community organizations: Friends for Animals of Metro Detroit and Michigan Animal Adoption Network. Arf and meow!

Four-paw salute to: Our top pledge getters

  • Individual: Michelle Mullen, Lindsay Warren, Kathy Pacteles
  • Teams: Team Lori (Carol & Jim Boudrie); Team Brutus (Holly & Jeremy Vogtmann, Frank Frederick, Alan Sewell, Kelli Sewell, Sonja Mae, Lisa Kapcia); Luv Our Fur Babies (Aleta Sill & Denise Linton)

Bow “Wow” Down to Highest Bowler Pledge Getter (as of August 31) bowling ball/lessons winners:

  • Top Bowler :  Heather Mehi
  • Top 5  HS/Collegiate bowler fundraisers drawing: Megan Helisek


2017 Presenting Sponsor

Dearborn Family Pet Care Dr Cheryl Good

2017 Premier Sponsors

Kramar Jewelry-Royal Oak
Red Robin Restaurants

2017 Elite Sponsors

Chap's Feed Store

2017 Prime Sponsors

Apac Paper & Packaging Corporation
Budget Blinds Ferndale
Kramer Chiropractic Livonia MI

2017 Event Partners

Lindsay Warren Consulting
Nomad Grill Southfield
Pro Sports

2017 Media Partners

96.3 WDVD Blaine Fowler Morning Show

2017 Lane Sponsors

Advanced Marketing Partners

Automotive ER, Inc.

Faro Screen Process

First Cut Hair Salon – Dearborn

Jim & Carol Boudrie – Lori Welsh

Joe Hindy

Linda Kinczkowski

Jeri Lantzy


Mary Kay Cosmetics – Stacy Khalaf

Max & Ramona

Mobil (Haggerty & Joy Road)

Nancy Byder

Next Generation Dart League

North Channel Graphics

Performance Creative

Pet People

True Style Pets

Mark Varitek

2017 Auction Donors

900 Global Bowling
Aleta Sill’s Bowling World
Ann Arbor Comedy Showcase
Antonio’s Pizzeria
Applebee’s (Dearborn Heights)
Bobbie Bachleda
Beech Lanes
Belle Tire
Better Made Snack Foods
Beverly Hills Grill
Carol & Jim Boudrie
Brunswick Bowling
Buck’s Sports Grill
Buddy’s Pizza
Ellen Burrows & Pete Galda
Carl’s Golfland
Cherry Hill Lanes
Dearborn Music
Dearborn Novelty Art
Detroit Tigers, Inc.
Dilaura Brothers
Dimitri’s Party Shoppe
Ebonite International
Edsel & Eleanor Ford House
Fanatic U
First Cut Hair Salon – Dearborn
Fleming’s Steakhouse
Howard Faber
Faro Screen Process
Faurecia Interior Systems
Finders Keepers Vintage Market
Patti Flogaus
Fur Paws Pet Salon
George’s Livonia Gardens
GI Surplus – Wayne
G Subu’s Leather Bottle

Hair Design North
HandleBar Detroit
Henry Ford Community College
Jody Higgins
Joyview Meat Market
Mark Laske
Mark Ridley’s Comedy Castle
Massage Green
Barbara Mattison
MI Sports Hall of Fame (John Makar)
Motiv Bowling
Nosh Pit Detroit
Trish O’Donnell
Outback Steakhouse
Pet People
Pet Supplies Plus (Bloomfield Hills, Commerce Twp & White Lake Twp)
Premier Pet Supply
Randy’s Bar & Grill
Storm Bowling
Streetside Seafood
Dan Sullivan
Strikes & Trophies, Inc.
Texas Roadhouse – Westland
The Drink Exchange
Tire Discount House
Treat Dreams
Tweeny’s Liquors
Tito’s Handmade Vodka
Track Bowling
Trader Joe’s
Lindsay Warren
Warren Valley Golf Course
Westborn Market
Wine Castle-Livonia

Fun Raising 4 Animal Rescue Proceeds
$508,000 Raised So Far...

Fun Raising 4 Animal Rescue Proceeds Chart

Proceeds help Animals in Need!

Fun Raising 4 Animal Rescue Tax ID#: 81-2139193

Contact Info


Michelle Mullen: 248-615-9060