Junior Achievement's "Strike it Gold" Bowl-a-Thon is part of the "Back to School" campaign. This event is vital for raising funds for JA programming. Student impact is expected to increase another 50%, as JA projects to serve 16,500 students this academic year, up from 10,980 students in 2014-2015. WOW! With increased growth, JA needs continued investor support to ensure and strengthen their financial position and continue to expand their impact. The JA “Strike it Gold” Bowl-a-Thon is centrally planned in Greensboro at the Spare Time Lanes conveniently located off I-40 at the Guilford-Jamestown exit. The event is Thursday, August 18 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. The evening is a great time to have a fun team-building night with co-workers or an occasion to network with other area professionals. Bowlers have the option to use Crowd Rise for an easy online giving experience for friends and family. Be sure to support your favorite bowler in this friendly competition to raise funds for Junior Achievement of Central North Carolina.