OSWEGO, NY – Bob Dexter was recently announced the winner of the United Way of Greater Oswego County’s drawing for a stunning diamond ring.
" data-medium-file="https://oswegocountytoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Diamond-Ring-Raffle-Winner-300x209.jpg" data-large-file="https://oswegocountytoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Diamond-Ring-Raffle-Winner-460x320.jpg" class="size-medium wp-image-251001" src="http://oswegocountytoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Diamond-Ring-Raffle-Winner-300x209.jpg" alt="The winning ticket for this year’s United Way of Greater Oswego County diamond ring raffle was drawn on Christmas Eve at DuFore Jewelers. From left are Greg DuFore, United Way Resource Development Director Lexie Wallace, raffle winner Bob Dexter, and Mark DuFore." width="300" height="209" srcset="https://oswegocountytoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Diamond-Ring-Raffle-Winner-300x209.jpg 300w, https://oswegocountytoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Diamond-Ring-Raffle-Winner-150x104.jpg 150w, https://oswegocountytoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Diamond-Ring-Raffle-Winner-460x320.jpg 460w, https://oswegocountytoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Diamond-Ring-Raffle-Winner-500x348.jpg 500w, https://oswegocountytoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Diamond-Ring-Raffle-Winner.jpg 800w" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px" />The winning ticket for this year’s United Way of Greater Oswego County diamond ring raffle was drawn on Christmas Eve at DuFore Jewelers. From left are Greg DuFore, United Way Resource Development Director Lexie Wallace, raffle winner Bob Dexter, and Mark DuFore.
The 14-karat white gold ring valued at $1,800 was generously donated by DuFore Jewelers in Oswego.
The local business has been an active supporter of the United Way for many years, with the Christmas Eve raffle drawing a longstanding tradition many locals look forward to.
United Way Resource Development Director Lexie Wallace said this year’s raffle generated a record high in ticket sales, raising more than $3,200 to support the United Way’s Annual Campaign.
“We cannot thank DuFore Jewelers enough for continuing to support the United Way’s mission of ending hunger, building successful youth and ensuring wellness throughout Oswego County,” said Wallace. “This partnership is truly a shining example of what can be accomplished when we live united.”
To learn more about the United Way of Greater Oswego County and the 31 local programs it helps fund, visit www.oswegountiedway.org or www.facebook.com/OswegoUnitedWay.