Business Leaders of Charlotte (BLOC) has raised $33,330 during it’s 13th Annual BLOC N BOWL event. Just as previous years, BLOC raised money for local families in need during the holiday season. Over 100 bowlers participated in the event, and contributed to this record raising event that took place on December 2nd. Carolina Office Solutions, whose company specializes in quality new and used office furniture in Charlotte, became the first Title sponsor of the event. Following the lead of Carolina Office Solutions, 4 other Local Charlotte Companies sponsored the event in various capacities. BLOC would like to thank all the BLOC N BOWL sponsors: AdvoCare, Sherrill Structural Repairs, Best Integration Technologies, INC. (Best In Tech), Coggin Law, and Carolina Office Solutions for making this year’s event the best yet!
On December 16th, Bloc members and families delivered gifts and a $250 gift card to each of the 15 sponsored families. This year BLOC was also able to also cut a check to Charlotte Area Fund for $13,771.63 from the remaining funds of the event. Charlotte Area Fund, Inc. (CAF) a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that was established in 1963 “to do such things as are necessary or desirable for advancing the general welfare of the people in the area of Charlotte, NC, or for educational, scientific or charitable purposes in such area”.
With this event and the golf tournament held on May 9th, Bloc was able to contribute over $50,000 to the Charlotte Community.