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Champlain Class Organizes Business Bowling to Benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities

BURLINGTON, Vt. -- The Business of Event Management class at Champlain College will host a bowling tournament on Friday April 29, from 7-10 p.m.at Champlain Lanes in Shelburne, Vt..

The purpose of this event is to create awareness and raise money to support the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Burlington. "We will be asking local businesses to create a team of six to compete in the tournament. Each team will pay an entrance fee of $200 which will be donated directly to financially support the daily cost of the Ronald McDonald House here in Burlington, the Family Room at the University of Vermont Children’s Hospital, and the RMHC Care Mobile. This will also give the local Vermont businesses a chance to support a local non-profit in the community," organizers said.

The Business of Event Management class is a small group of college students dedicated to raising money and awareness for a local non-profit. Sponsors are the Champlain College’s Stiller School of Business; Champlain College Student Government. Join the Facebook event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/781780808619320/

For more information, contact Chris Olivieri, chris.olivieri@mymail.champlain.edu

About Champlain College
Founded in 1878, Champlain College is a small, not-for-profit, private college in Burlington, Vermont, with additional campuses in Montreal, Quebec and Dublin, Ireland. Champlain offers a traditional undergraduate experience from its beautiful campus overlooking Lake Champlain and more than 60 online undergraduate and graduate degree programs and certificates. Champlain's distinctive career-driven approach to higher education embodies the notion that true learning occurs when information and experience come together to create knowledge. Champlain College is included in the Princeton Review's The Best 380 Colleges: 2016 Edition. Champlain College is featured in the "Fiske Guide to Colleges" for 2016 as one of the "best and most interesting schools" in the United States, Canada and Great Britain. Champlain was named the #1 “Most Innovative School” in the North by the U.S. News and World Report’s 2016 “America’s Best Colleges and #14 in the overall list of “Best Regional Colleges in the North. For more information, visit www.champlain.edu.