They bowled for a reason and raised money for a cause

This morning many gathered at Holiday Lanes to take part in bowling for a cure. An event that raises awareness and money to the Susan G Koman Foundation.

It's a new spin on an event that'll help fight a deadly disease.

This morning, Holiday Lanes in Bossier City went pink to help strike out Breast Cancer.

1 in 8 woman will develop invasive Breast Cancer in their lifetime, so the more that can be done to help raise awareness and help fight it, the better.

Saturday morning from 11am-2pm, a bowling tournament took place in Bossier City.

"It's huge, last year we had 50 people, this year we have 126"

Said president of the Northwest Louisiana chapter of Susan G Koman Foundation, Sarona Snyder.

Teams were be made up of 4 people, costing is $25 per person, but the amount of fun and education was priceless.

Participants received a commemorative event t-shirt, prizes were also given out, and a raffle drawing took place.

Proceeds from the event will benefit the Northwest Louisiana Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure.

More information can be found by going to their website:

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