Gutter Busters ®

Program Description

Gutter Busters is designed to teach kids bowling.  The idea is to challenge kids and teach them the meaning of sportsmanship, integrity, and respect for others.  Bowling is a relatively inexpensive and widely available activity that provides kids with a positive alternative to getting in trouble.



Grant Information

Gutter Busters picThis grant will be used for covering bowling lane rental costs.  Each enrolled police department must hold a minimum of four events per year.  Children must be seven and older to participate.  Ninety percent of sign-ups must be unique from event to event to ensure that a diverse cross-section of the community has access to the program.  All children enrolled in the program will receive food, beverages, shirts and a small gift bag.  The grant is renewable up to three (3) years, provided the department shows clear evidence they are on route to being self-sufficient.  All approved police departments will be provided with funding, training in implementing the program, and training in how to fund raise to help sustain the program.  Police departments must receive and maintain a waiver for children signed by parents in order to participate in this program.  The average group size per outing will be 25 to 30 kids.

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