Congratulations 2013 Ohio Raffle Winners!
Cincinnati, Ohio, June 19, 2013 For Immediate Release
Contact: Julie Stark, Associate State Director 513-370-5002
March of Dimes Announces Winners of March for Babies Raffle
Cincinnati, Ohio—March of Dimes Ohio Chapter is pleased to announce the winners of their 2013 March for Babies Raffle. The winning tickets were drawn on Wednesday, June 5, 2013.
Jim Penn of Mason, OH is the grand prize winner of a pair of roundtrip airline tickets good in the 48 contiguous United States, Alaska, Canada, Caribbean and Mexico courtesy of United Airlines.
Mike Buchanan from Elida, OH will be shopping in style. He won the $1,000 Gift Card courtesy of Macy’s.
Lamont Waddell of Houston, TX will enjoy a trip of a life-time with the Whitewater Rafting Adventure Trip for four (4) courtesy of Ohio Magazine.
Susan Washington of University Heights, OH will have a bright home with the GE energy smart® LED Light Bulb Advanced Lighting Package courtesy of GE Lighting.
Don Santisi of Girard, OH and an anonymous donor from Huron, OH will be driving with a full tank of gas with each winning a $500 Gas Card courtesy of Marathon Petroleum.
An anonymous donor from Berlin Heights, OH won the hotel packages courtesy of Embassy Suites Columbus Airport/Easton, Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area and Hampton Inn and Suites Columbus-Downtown.
Diana McGeary of Youngstown, OH will enjoy the Kitchen Aid Professional 600 Mixer courtesy of Whirlpool.
Anita Klembarsky of N. Ridgeville, OH will enjoy a basket of Ohio’s Favorite Food Brands.
Raffle tickets were available for purchase through March of Dimes volunteers from offices in Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Dayton and Toledo and were a part of March for Babies, our largest fundraising event to raise money to give all babies a healthy start in live. The raffle raised over $24,000 to help moms have a healthy full term pregnancy and to fund research.
The March of Dimes is the leading nonprofit organization for pregnancy and baby health. With chapters nationwide and its premier event, March for Babies, the March of Dimes works to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality. The March of Dimes is celebrating its 75th Anniversary for stronger, healthier babies. For the latest resources and information, call (513) 769-3588 or visit marchofdimes.com or nacersano.org.