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Thank you to all of the sponsors, participants and volunteers that made our bowling tournament fundraiser a great success!  Thank you also to our community partner, Fred’s of Roscommon for donating the lane fees and shoe rentals!

First place prize $600 went to team consisting of Carmine Polisei, Charlie Tromm, Larry Bee, Dave Hoover and Tom Snodgrass.

Second place prize $300 went to team consisting of Raymond Stern, Adam Wargo, Andrew Tapia Jr., Chris Francisco and Bob Wargo.

Third place prize $200 went to team consisting of Robert Mensinger, Joey Modeen, Bill Patterson, Dottie Langenburg and Steve Cnudde.

The winner of the 50/50 raffle was Charlie Tromm taking home $242.50 and the winner of the 50/50 Strikeball pot was Pat Jarecki who won $124.00.

The live auctions were won by Leah Wolf, Pat Riss and Renee Babcock (Mystery Cooler prize) and Carmine & Barb Polisei (Fred’s $50/month meals-for-a-year certificate).

ACT NOW raised approximately $1800 from the event which will all go to support ACT NOW annual community programs and projects!



Thank you to all of the bowlers, volunteers, Alpena Beverage Company, ACT NOW Community Partners Blarney Stone Broadcasting and Fred’s of Roscommon for making the ACT NOW Bowling Tournament that was held this past Saturday, May 6th a GREAT SUCCESS!!  ACT NOW raised $1,658.00 to go towards its annual community programs and projects that are sponsored by their non-profit organization.  First Place Team won $500, Second Place Team won $250 and the Third Place Team won $150.  Eight teams filled the lanes and fun was had by all.  You did not have to be present to win any of the great prizes that were given away.  50/50 raffle winner was Greg Patchin who took home $392.  Twisted Tea Neon Sign ($250 value) was won by Billy Patterson who had to roll a trick shot of hitting just one pin to win.  Grand prize Shanty Creek Golf Package ($1,200 value) including 8 rounds of golf, two rooms for one night went to Pat Benardo.  A HUGE THANK YOU to Blarney Stone Broadcasting for donating the Golf Package, Alpena Beverage Company for donating the Twisted Tea neon sign and beverages and to Fred’s of Roscommon for donating all lane and shoe rental fees!!  ACT NOW is looking forward to another bowling fundraiser this fall which all proceeds will benefit the ACT NOW Scholarship Program…watch for future information!!



On May 14, 2016 ACT NOW held its 1st Annual BOWLING FUNDRAISER at Fred’s in Roscommon and raised $762.00 to support local community programs and projects that are sponsored by ACT NOW and the Gerrish Township Police Department.

Thank you to all the participants, donors and volunteers that helped to make this event a great success!

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