Sleep Country USA's annual Pajama Bowl raises about $154,000

The Sleep Country USA’s eighth annual dual-city Portland and Seattle Pajama Bowl events raised about $154,000 for area foster kids.

One-hundred percent of participant donations to fund “little wishes” programs, enabling these children to participate in life-changing extracurricular activities like taking dance classes, attending school field trips or going to summer camp, where they are often reunited with siblings.

• 196 teams (nearly 1,000 bowlers!) participated in this year’s event

• Strike-throwing Seattleites raised $94,000 and Pajama-clad Portlanders raised $60,000

• To date, Sleep Country’s Pajama Bowl has raised over $750,000 for foster kids

• 13 non-profit partners will receive these donations to provide the Northwest’s nearly 20,000 foster children with funds needed to participate in extracurricular activities.

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