13th Annual Bowl a Thon Raises $10,250 for the Kingston Youth Shelter!

Kingston Community Comes Together

On April 7th, 2016, local REALTORS®, their families, friends and associates laced up their bowling shoes for the Kingston and Area Real Estate Association’s 13th Annual Bowl a Thon!  An amazing $10,250 was raised for the Kingston Youth Shelter and many thanks are due to everyone who contributed to this successful event.

It was a fun filled evening at Prost Bowling Lanes organized by the KAREA PR Committee.  Thanks to all committee members: Colleen Emmerson, Steve Harrington, Lindsay Wilbraham, Randy Gill, Emily Marshall, Kim Donaldson, Steve van Wynsberghe, Karol Willis, Karen Linton, Mark Fisher, Shirley Lieberman, Mary Ambrose, John Dirksen, Laurel Amey and John MacIntyre.

A special thank you to the top 3 fundraisers of the night!  Mark Fisher, Steve van Wynsberghe and Ron Lakins – amazing job!  Thanks as well to everyone else who bowled and raised pledges.

We would also like to recognize and offer a HUGE thank you to the following individuals and businesses for their incredible support:

  • The Kingston Whig Standard
  • Andrew Sone, The Real Estate Book
  •  Kingston East News
  • Kingston Heritage
  • Wilson, Good, Elliot
  • Viner Kennedy Law Offices
  • Jack Chong, Solicitor
  • Parade of Paints
  • Mike Haslam, Thompson Plymouth Chrysler
  • Real Revivals
  • Haven Home Climate Care
  • Soap and Suds Cleaning
  • Sparklean Home & Office Cleaning
  • Hurley & Fasano
  • Errol Kennedy, Lettering Graphics & Design
  • Confederation Place Hotel
  • Martin’s Fireplaces
  • Nicole Leonard
  • Dianne Gearing
  • Adam Rayner
  • Sylvie DesHaies
  • Wooden Heads Gourmet Pizza
  • Simplywell
  • Red House
  • BGM Signs
  • Colonnade Golf & Country Club
  • Casa Domenico
  • Luke McEachnie, Gordon F. Tompkins Funeral Home
  • Tim Barber
  • The Landings Golf Course
  • Bayridge Cask & Keg
  • KKP
  • Gabriel Pizza
  • Hakim Optical
  • Tata’s Pizza
  • Staples
  • Enchanted Creations
  • Mamma Mia Pizzeria
  • Felicity & Fritz
  • Toast & Jam
  • Starbucks
  • W.I. Villager Ltd
  • Response I.T
  •  In bloom floral & home décor
  • Tyroute Telus  







Cheque Presentation on May 11th, 2016.  From left to right: Adam Rayner - KAREA President, Mark Fisher, Jen Ducharme – Kingston Youth Shelter, Ron Lakins, Steve van Wynsberghe.