‘Early Bird’ Winners Announced In St. Luke’s Annual $25,000 Bundle Of Bucks Charity Raffle

OSWEGO – Ticket sales for this year’s “Bundle of Bucks” Charity Raffle are well under way and the St. Luke Family of Caring is pleased to announce the winners of this’ year’s “Early Bird” drawing.

Everyone who had purchased “Bundle of Bucks” raffle tickets on or before Feb. 14 was entered in the “Early Bird” drawing where five – one hundred dollar prizes have been awarded.

<p>Pictured drawing the winning ticket numbers for the Bundle of Bucks “Early Bird” drawing is (left to right) Bundle of Bucks event organizer Diane Garcia; with Bishop’s Commons resident Pricilla Brown, who selected the “Early Bird” drawing winners.</p>

The five $100 dollar winners of this year’s “Early Bird” drawing include; Karen Smith, George Marsden, Carleen Waugh, Jim Woods and Nancy Smith.

The “Bundle of Bucks” Raffle prize pot totaling $25,000 will be paid out when all one thousand tickets are sold by the time of the drawing on May 19th.

Raffle ticket applications are available by calling St. Luke Health Services at 342-3166 or pick one up at St. Luke or Bishop’s Commons in Oswego, or Michaud Residential Health Services in Fulton.

Ticket applications are also available online at www.stlukehs.com. You can also purchase your tickets directly by visiting the Reception desks at St. Luke or Bishop’s Commons in Oswego, and Michaud in Fulton.

The entry fee for the 2012 charity raffle is $50 per ticket; only one thousand tickets will be sold.

The raffle features fifteen cash prizes to be awarded with a top prize of $10,000 to a lucky winner! Every raffle ticket is eligible for all of the cash prize drawings. Tickets can be purchased individually or consider purchasing a “group ticket” with family members, co-workers or friends.

Proceeds from the “Bundle of Bucks” Raffle go to the St. Luke–John Foster Burden Fund, which benefits those served by St. Luke on their healthcare campus, at Michaud in Fulton and throughout our community.

Each raffle ticket admits two adults to the “Bundle of Bucks” Raffle Drawing Party taking place on May 19 from 1 – 4 p.m. at the Elks Lodge in Oswego.

The raffle drawing event features free food, beverages, live entertainment, games and prize drawings. You must be 18 years or older to participate. You do not have to be present at the raffle drawing to win. For more information, call 342-3166.

Ticket applications can also be downloaded from the St. Luke Family of Caring website at www.stlukehs.com.