A single prize of $5,000 will be awarded on Palm Sunday to the winner of a “Grand Raffle” being held by The Partnership for Educational Excellence.

Only 400 tickets worth $20 each will be sold between now and Palm Sunday, 20 March 2016. 

With these excellent odds, tickets are going fast.  You can buy them at Hicks Maytag Appliance Center at 118 South Macoupin Street in Gillespie or at Fireside Eye Care at 600 South 8th/Route 138 in Benld.

Or you can contact any director of The Partnership: Brandi Bunn, Judy Cordum, Patty DeMartini, John Fassero, Nanci Grandone, Shawna Heddinghaus, Nikki Katich, Donna Prevedell, Katie Ronald, Rose Marie Tebbe, or Don Throne.

Winner need not be present to win.  All funds will be used within CUSD7 to enhance educational opportunities for our youngsters.  The Partnership is a 501c3 not-for-profit educational foundation that offers classroom mini-grants and tuition scholarships in Community Unit School District 7 in Macoupin County.