Note: tickets cannot be sold online.
"It's a very different paradigm than what nonprofits are typically accustomed.
Prior to the grand prize drawing on February 19, 2011 there will be two more Early Bird Drawings, one this month, another in January, 2011; prizes there will total 44,500 and 28,000, respectively.
It's a lot more commercial he says.Prizes :., Mountain View, CA - Bushnell 10X32 FRP BLK powerview binoc.Because it sold fewer than 6,000, the grand prize was only 100,000, which is more generous than it had to be under the published rules.Russ Hamel, the organization's director of development, says it's getting harder to grab attention for home raffles.M., Hillsborough, CA - Yamaha Compact Desktop Audio Player.K., Magalia, CA - Leatherman Skeletool SX with Standard Sheath Carla., San Jose, federal rebate 223 CA - myCharge Hub Plus 6700mAh Rechargeable Power Bank Carlos., Menlo Park, CA - Uniden 30 Mile gmrs/FRS 2-Way Radios w/ noaa and Earset Carlos., Tracy, CA - myCharge.R., Saint Louis, MO - Spa and Wellness Gift Cards Michael., Phoenix, AZ - BlackFire Clamplight Lantern Michael.Countywide, adds Theller, we operate eight child care centers, seven Head Start campuses, mental health outreach services, low-income home energy assistance, an employment and job training program and a homeless services project.T., Torrance, CA - Omaha Steaks Custom Certificate Gourmet Level 4- President., Vacaville, CA - Bushnell 10X32 FRP BLK powerview binoc., San Francisco, CA - Spa and Wellness Gift Cards Edda., San Francisco, CA - Naxa 10" Swivel Screen Portable.Adam., San Francisco, CA - iLuv Portable Floating Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker.The rules While they might like to, homeowners and for-profit entities cannot raffle off houses.Now comes ticket sales.I might have known there was a condo involved but I didn't know the legalese.".F., San Francisco, CA - Spa and Wellness Gift Cards Festus., Pittsburg, CA - Bushnell 10X32 FRP BLK powerview binoc Fidelis., Richmond, CA - Samsung Galaxy Tab.0 8GB White Flora., Santa Rosa, CA - Spa and Wellness Gift Cards Florence.In 2008, sales were just south of 34,000 and last year, reflecting a soft economy, sales dropped to around 30,000.Edit Module, edit Module, edit Module.The concept marries two of America's favorite obsessions - gambling and real estate - with that good feeling you get from supporting a worthy cause.
The rules say that anyone paid to help with the raffle be employees of the organization and that 90 percent of raffle proceeds go to charitable causes.