2015 Summer Car Raffle: FAQs
How much are the tickets? Tickets are $50 each. However, we offer discounts on the purchase of multiple tickets:
1 ticket $50 9 tickets $300
3 tickets $100 10 tickets $350
4 tickets $150 12 tickets $400
6 tickets $200 13 tickets $450
7 tickets $250 15 tickets $500
Can I purchase a ticket if I live in Texas? No. The raffle is open to New Hampshire, Vermont and Massachusetts residents only.
I live in Maine. How come you won’t sell me a ticket? The State of Maine will not allow us to sell tickets to their residents because we are not a Maine-based non-profit.
Does purchasing a raffle ticket renew my membership with NHPR? No. Though the purchase of a raffle ticket supports NHPR, it does not renew your membership.
Will I receive a MemberCard when I purchase a raffle ticket? No. The Summer Raffle is a fundraiser. But it is not a membership fundraiser.
Is there an age restriction to purchase tickets? You must be 18 years or older to purchase tickets.
What are the prizes? First prize is $25,000 toward a new car at any one of Grappone Auto dealerships (Honda, Ford, Toyota, Hyundai, Scion and Mazda). Second prize is a Vermont Castings 425 Signature Series Grill (donated by Eastern Propane & Oil). Third prize is a Necky Manitou 13 Kayak and Paddle (donated by Contoocook River Canoe Company). Fourth prize is a Giant Alight 2 Bike and a Yakima Roof Rack System with one bike attachment (donated by S&W Sports). We also have two Early Bird prizes this year. Two winners will win $2,000 worth of gas cards (donated by Irving Oil). (Gas cards are in $100 denominations so the winner can share them with family and friends)
When does the raffle end? The two Early Bird raffles end on Saturday, July 25th at Noon. The first prize raffle ends on Saturday, August 1st at Noon. The second prize raffle ends on Friday, July 31st at 6pm. The third prize raffle ends on Friday, July 31st at 9am. The 4th prize raffle ends on Thursday, July 30th at 7pm.
When will the winners be announced on air? The two Early Bird winners will be announced on the air on Thursday, July 30th, during Morning Edition. The 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th prize winners will be announced on the air on Thursday, August 6th, during Morning Edition.
Where can I find the raffle rules and regulations? Raffle rules and regulations can be found on our website at nhpr.org.
How do I purchase tickets? We can process your ticket purchase over the phone at (888) 805-6477 or you can go online at nhpr.org.
Are tickets tax-deductible? Tickets are not tax-deductible. However, when you purchase a raffle ticket, you are supporting the programs you hear on NHPR.
What if I want to purchase a ticket for someone? How do I do that? We will gladly take down all the information to process this. We will need your name, address, phone number and credit card information, and we will need the recipient’s name, address and phone number.