POSTED: Wednesday, June 16, 2010 - 12:35pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, June 16, 2010 - 4:59pm
Raffle Ticket Information To Benefit Those Affected By Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico
Here is your chance at a piece of NFL History and to help out those must affected by the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico!
An explosion occurred on April 20, 2010 aboard the Deepwater Horizon, an offshore oil rig 52 miles southwest of Venice, Louisiana. Seventeen people were injured in the blast, and tragically 11 workers perished out of the 126 people on board.
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As oil has invaded the coasts of the Gulf South, thousands of families have been directly impacted by the oil spill and threaten the livelihoods of our neighbors in Louisiana, Alabama, Mississippi and Florida.
This is your chance to help!
WIN AN AUTHENTIC NEW ORLEANS SAINTS SUPER BOWL XLIV CHAMPIONSHIP RING
Winner will receive an authentic New Orleans Saints Super Bowl Ring (the exact same ring the players receive)
The winner will be announced at the nationally televised New Orleans Saints Regular Season Opening Game on September 9, 2010
Winner will receive a Cash Payment of $2,178.00 to mitigate the Winner’s tax liability from winning the prize (paid directly to the IRS and Commonwealth of Massachusetts)
Entry Deadline: 10 AM CDT, September 9, 2010
Drawing Date: Thursday, September 9, 2010
Tickets are just $2.00 each
Winner will receive an authentic New Orleans Saints Super Bowl Ring (the same exact ring the players receive)
Winner will be announced at the Nationally Televised New Orleans Saints Season Opener on September 9, 2010
*Winner will receive a cash prize in the amount of $2,178.00 to mitigate the Winner's tax liability that results from winning the raffle. This prize is withheld and paid, on behalf of the Winner, directly to the IRS ($1,800.00) and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts ($378.00)
Help the New Orleans Saints in their efforts to help those affected by the Gulf Coast Oil Spill and, in return, you could be wearing own New Orleans Saints Super Bowl Ring. Tickets start at just $2.00 each and decrease for orders of more than 5 tickets. The New Orleans Saints and are utilizing the Celebrities for Charity Foundation ("CFC") and netRaffle.org's patented concepts and technologies to conduct this raffle and tickets are only available online at this web site. Enter online today and rest assured that CFC never stores your credit card information and utilizes secure routers and IBM Servers, professionally managed, to ensure that your information is secure and that your order is accurately processed.
In addition to this, you should also rest assured that CFC values your generosity and netRaffle.org's patented concepts and technologies are designed to deliver the utmost efficiency and unprecedented results. Direct Expenses amount to approximately 8.5% of Gross Revenue and decrease to 5% (or less) of Gross Revenue as more tickets per order are sold. In addition to Direct Expenses, a 5% Gaming Tax is paid to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. After the Direct Expenses and the Gaming Tax are paid, the yield to charity is a minimum of approximately 86.5% of Gross Revenue for a minimum purchase of 5 tickets ( $10.00). This increases to approximately 90% of Gross Revenue for a purchase of 20 tickets ( $25.00), And the yield percentage continues to increase as more tickets per order are purchased. These proceeds will benefit the New Orleans Saints Foundation and the many charities supported by the Celebrities For Charity Foundation.
While you must be 18 years of age, or older, to purchase a ticket, which the Entrant will need to prove prior to being certified as the Winner, CFC's ordering process and rules allow the Entrant to Gift their tickets to another person, which may or may not be a minor. However, it is important to note that regardless of whether or not the Entrant gifts his or her tickets to another party, the Entrant will still need to prove that he or she is 18 years of age, or older, prior to the ticket holder being certified as the Winner. Furthermore, you should also note that neither the Entrant nor the Gift Recipient, if tickets are gifted, need to be present at the Drawing to win; the Winner will be notified. Also, although this experience of a lifetime is priceless, the value of the tangible prizes (e.g., as applicable in any given raffle, hotel, travel, meals, tickets, taxes, etc.) is $7,200.00.
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