Striking out stigma one pin at a time!

You are invited to join us for our 4th year annual Strike Out Stigma Bowl-A-Thon!!!  Join us as we come together to show support for individuals and families affected by mental illness and raise money for NAMI Indiana programs and advocacy around the state.

Saturday, October 27, 2018
                                    12:00 P.M. – 4:00  P.M.
                                  Woodland Bowl 
                                               3421 E. 96th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46240

Event Rules:
  •  Register your team at or by calling our office at (317) 925-9399.
  • Pick a bowling time! Teams can pick to bowl from 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm or 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm.
  • Each bowling team must consist of 6 members (including the team captain.)
  • Team Captain is responsible for recruiting 5 other bowlers.
  • If you’re interested in becoming a captain, download the Captain Guide Handbook by following this link. 
  •  Each team is encouraged to set a goal of $250. 
  • Show up and have FUN!!!     

Additional Details:
  • Prior to the event, each team will be assigned a lane
  • Light snacks will be provided
  • Prizes will be awarded at the end of the night to the team and individual that raises the most money.

Where does my donation go?

  • $40- materials for 1 person to take a 12 week Family-to-Family class or a 10 week Peer-to-Peer class at no cost to the Participant
  • $1,000- materials for a class of 25 to receive Family-to-Family at no cost to participant
  • $2,000- provides teacher stipends and materials for a class of 25 to receive the Peer-to-Peer training at no cost to participant
  • AND charitable donations support all advocacy initiatives at the Indiana State House and help make possible critical public policy work.

#StrikeOutStigma Bowl-a-thon

Questions? Contact Richard Dixon at 1-800-677-6442 or

2017 Strike Out Stigma FUNdraising leaders:

#Team NameAmount Raised
1The Virtual Ten Pins$ 5,750
2Gutter Gang$ 669
3David and the Davettes$ 593
4Preston Pins$ 500
5Hendricks Therapy$ 400
6Bedel's non-Bowlers$ 395
7Aspire Indiana$ 377
8Behavioral Choice - a Division of iSalus Healthcare$ 340
9UIndy Bowlers$ 260
10Kid Power$ 120
11Chamberlain College of Nursing Team 2$ 105
12Circle City Clubhouse$ 90
13Chamberlain College Of Nursing Team 1$ 60
14NAMI Greater Indianapolis$ 50
15Aspire Indiana 2$ 50
16Spare Me$ 50
17Circle City Clubhouse Deux$ 30
#IndividualAmount Raised
1Mike Kempf$ 5,750
2Richard Dixon$ 629
3Linh Preston$ 500
4David Spradley$ 465
5Mary Bedel$ 395
6Tammie Borders$ 350
7Jacqui Cook$ 200
8Blake Head$ 160
9Jordan Waldron$ 140
10Betsy Evans$ 110
11Michelle Weiss$ 105
12Joan Showalter$ 100
13Michael Joson$ 77
14Alex Wade$ 75
15Evan Hitchcock$ 70
16Adam Kaiser$ 60
17Chelsea Giuffre$ 60
18Pam Stachler$ 50
19Madison Teskey$ 50
20Joana Goff$ 50
21William Senat$ 50
22Angela Meyer$ 50
23Nathan Kuhns$ 40
24Andrew Yuen$ 40
25Matt Kelly$ 35
26Scott Condes$ 30
27Rose Herndier$ 30
28Mike Marqua$ 30
29Jason Carver$ 20
30Jabari Bradshaw$ 20
31Kevin Conwell$ 20
32Monica Salazar$ 20
33Gina Marqua$ 20
34Alex Crump$ 18
35Matt Fowler$ 10
36Adam Todd$ 10

Thank you to our generous sponsors: