2019/2020 JA Sock Hop Bowl

The JA Bowl-A-Thon is a fundraising event to implement the JA Programs. Every year local businesses compete for bragging rights to be the top JA Bowl-A-Thon fundraising team. Participants do not have to be a great bowler, all they need is enthusiasm and a passion for our mission.  Proceeds from this event fund the delivery of JA economic educational programs to approximately 86,000 students in South Texas.  Donations to JA are tax deductible.

How To Get Started in 4 Easy Steps

  1. A team captain gathers a team of 5.
  2. Register team on line
  3. Each bowler secures donations from family, friends, neighbors, and colleagues.
  4. Bowling teams meet at the bowling center for 2 fun-filled games of bowling;  shoes rental included.  Each bowler receives an official JA Bowl-A-Thon t-shirt chances to win a prize when participating in games organized by the JA staff.



Our on-line system makes collecting donations easier than ever! You can share your bowl-a-thon home page on social media sites or send out emails to your family and friends, both with your own donation link. JA also provides bowlers with an easy to use letter that can be sent to potential donors and sponsors. You can start utilizing all of these amazing fundraising tools as soon as a bowler login is created. Team captains can also view the status of the bowlers within your team and how your team stacks up against the competition.

San Antonio Fall


Saturday, September 14, 2019

@ Bandera Bowl

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San Antonio spring


Saturday, February 29, 2020

@ Bandera Bowl

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Friday, November 8, 2019

@ University Bowl

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San Antonio H-E-B

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Friday, May 1, 2020

Saturday, May 2, 2020

@ University Bowl

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Friday, February 28, 2020




Saturday, March 21, 2020


Friday, March 27, 2020


Thursday, June ##, 2020

@ University Bowl

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Bandera Bowl

6700 Huebner Rd.

San Antonio, TX 78130

University Bowl

12332 W. I-10

San Antonio, TX 78230

bowling venues

Bowl-A-Thon Theme

Each year JA Bowl-A-Thon takes on a theme that makes our event stand out from the others.  The theme can be used to catch the attention of potential supporters and donors.

This year, as you can see, it's all about the 1950's! Throw on your poodle sckirt or grease back your hair and come on down to the bowling alley for the JA Sock Hop.  Don't forget to practice your hand jive.

JA Bowl-A-Thon Sponsorships

Sponsorship of the JA Bowl-A-Thon is a great way for your company to increase your visibility while supporting the community!  We have created several sponsorship levels to ensure that every company - big or small - will have the opportunity to be recognized by thousands of people in the greater San Antonio area.

Need more information on sponsorships?

Want to know how you can sign up your team?

Contact your company JA Bowl-A-Thon coordinator or our

very own Christina McKinney at 210.490.2007 ext. 107

The JA of South Texas board members, staff and students send our deepest gratitude to this year's sponsors.  Together,  we will make a better future for the students in San Antonio and surrounding areas.

2019-2020 Bowl-A-Thon Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsor

Accenture   |   Broadway Bank   |   Clear Channel   |   Falcon Bank   |   KPMG


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