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19th Annual Junior Achievement Bowling Classic Fundraiser

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RICHLAND, WA - A week of bowling for a good cause wraps up Saturday at Atomic Bowl in Richland. 

The 19th Annual Junior Achievement Bowling Classic aims to raise $350,000 in support of the JA programs that inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy. 

This year's theme is bowling through the decades. 

Junior Achievement is a non-profit that serves nearly 11,000 young people in southeastern Washington, and helps them develop their business, enterprise and financial skills. 

"The excitement the enthusiasm and all the costumes that people are in for this event and just be enthusiasm and support for junior achievement it's really cool to see. I see the importance of financial literacy for our students and teaching kids about budgets and teaching them about thinking about their careers in the future and helping to create our future workforce," says Darrell Toombs, Store Manager for Yoke's Fresh Market in Kennewick. 

The online auction ends March 16th. For more information, click here.

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