Junior Achievement Bowl-a-Thon

Website Instructions

Go to www.jabowl.org

 

Creating a Fundraising Page

  1. Scroll down and click the box “CLICK HERE TO FIND YOUR COMPANY ON THE SCHEDULE, JOIN OR CREATE A TEAM, OR MAKE A DONATION”
  2. Locate your bowl company name and click “VIEW THE COMPANY PAGE”
  3. Click the box “JOIN THE CAMPAIGN”
  4. Follow prompts to register.  *NOTE:  Your companies Bowl-a-Thon Coordinator may have provided you with an invite code. 
  5. Update your profile.
  6. Set up your fundraising page.
  7. Write your fundraising appeal (or keep what is provided!).

TO CREATE A TEAM AS A CAPTAIN: 

When logged into your fundraising page, select:

  1. Manage Page (top bar)
  2. Teams (left bar)
  3. New Team (right button)

TO JOIN AN EXISTING TEAM: 

When logged into your fundraising page, scroll down to the bottom right “MY TEAMS”

  1. Click BROWSE
  2. Search for the Team you’d like to join
  3. Follow additional prompts

Becoming a Virtual Bowler

*Allows an individual to raise funds for their company without having to register for a specific team, company, or attend a bowl*

Please follow the above prompts and register as regular bowler.  If you are unable to attend, and just want to fundraise, please contact your main Bowl-a-Thon Company Coordinator or Lauren Meltzer, Senior Manager, Development & Events at Lauren.Meltzer@ja.org.

Donating

  1. Scroll down and click the box “CLICK HERE TO FIND YOUR COMPANY ON THE SCHEDULE, JOIN OR CREATE A TEAM, OR MAKE A DONATION”
  2. Locate your bowl company name and click “VIEW THE COMPANY PAGE”
  3. Click the box “MAKE A DONATION”
  4. Select the amount you’d like to donate.
  5. To: Click “General Campaign” and search for the specific fundraiser (participant) or team.
  6. Follow prompts to complete donation.

*To make a donation via check, please make your check payable to Junior Achievement of Greater Washington, and note in the memo line the individual or team, and company, you wish to donate to.  If this is cash, please send a note including the aforementioned information. 

Please send to Lauren Meltzer’s attention:

Lauren Meltzer
Senior Manager, Development & Events
919 18th Street NW, Washington, DC 20006
Lauren.Meltzer@ja.org  /  202-777-4480