JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA– June 11, 2018 – The Conference of Minority Transportation Officials (COMTO) Jacksonville Chapter held their 10th Annual Bowl-a-Thon on Saturday, June 9, 2018, at Bowl America on Beach Boulevard. Approximately 50 people participated in the event, which supports COMTO’s general and scholarship funds. The Chapter received over $16,000 in pledges and sponsorships for this year’s event.
A core mission of COMTO is to attract the best and brightest to the transportation industry. During the Bowl-A-Thon, three college students who plan to embark on transportation related majors were each awarded a scholarship ranging from $500 to $1,500.
The COMTO Jacksonville Chapter would like to thank our gracious sponsors for their contributions in assisting to raise funds to support our community programs.
A special thank you to Bowl-A-Thon Committee Chair & Co-chairs Chris Macklin and Edrena Bell, as well as participants, COMTO members and a host of volunteers that supported this year’s event.
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Founded in 1971 on the campus of Howard University in Washington, DC, the Conference Of Minority Transportation Officials (COMTO) was created to provide a forum for minority professionals in the transportation industry.