The Center Foundation’s Bounty Raffle supports OC student-athletes; ticket sales in progress
BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) – The deadline to purchase tickets for the Center Foundation’s 7th annual raffle is fast approaching on Friday, October 1. The Center Foundation is a nonprofit organization in central Oregon that provides free sports medicine services to high school students. and the Bounty Raffle is an annual fundraising event that supports the placement of certified athletic coaches in central Oregon high schools to prevent and manage concussions and injuries in student athletes.
Tickets are priced at $ 25 each and only 1,000 tickets are sold to increase the chances of winning participants. This year’s raffle prizes are collectively valued at over $ 10,000 and include four different packages.
“The Center Foundation is proud to offer our sports medicine services free of charge to Central Oregon students or their families,” said Sonja Donohue, Executive Director of the Center Foundation. “This means we are relying on fundraising to provide nationally certified athletic coaches to each of our local high schools. Each raffle ticket purchased will help us achieve our mission of promoting the health and safety of young people in our community through access to sports medicine services.
The Bounty 2021 raffle prizes include:
- Mexico Getaway: A seven-night stay at an exclusive 4-diamond, members-only property by the oceanfront in Mexico (choose from a variety of locations). This package does not expire for two years.
- Holland America Cruise: A luxurious seven-day cruise for two on Holland America (choose from a variety of locations). This package includes meals and does not expire.
- Date nights: Gift cards from local businesses such as Washington, Joolz, Drake, Salute, 900 Wall, Pave Fine Jewelry, and Bronwen Jewelry.
- Best of Bend: Choose from a variety of activity options like a day out in the Old Mill neighborhood for shopping, dining and watching a movie; glamping at Elk Lake; or a thrilling zipline excursion and sunset dinner at Mount Bachelor.
The Bounty 2021 raffle draw will take place on October 1, 2021 at 12:30 p.m. PST at the Center Foundation offices in Bend (2200 NE Neff Road). Entrants do not need to be present to win and winners will be notified by phone and / or email.
To purchase tickets for the Center Foundation’s Bounty Raffle, visit CenterFoundation.org/bounty-raffle-2021.
About the Center Foundation
The Center Foundation is celebrating 20 years of providing certified athletic trainers to high schools in central Oregon. Its high school sports medicine program serves more than 5,000 students at more than 1,400 sporting events each year, manages injuries and concussions, and educates young athletes about injury prevention. These services are offered free of charge to students or their families. The Foundation’s programs also provide head and spinal cord injury prevention education in primary schools, free multi-sport helmets for children in need, as well as educational seminars and conferences for healthcare professionals. Since 2000, the Center Foundation has been the only nonprofit organization in central Oregon dedicated solely to providing sports medicine services to ensure that young people are safe, healthy and protected in a way that is active life. To learn more, visit www.centerfoundation.org.