The 12th annual Golf Raffle, chaired by Joe Cecconi, is taking place on Sunday, April 29, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Sanborn Fire Hall, 5811 Buffalo St. The event offers golf enthusiasts the chance to win more than $20,000 in men's and women's golf-related equipment and trips. Sponsored by Upstate Pharmacy, Compu-Mail and WGRZ-TV Channel 2, all proceeds will benefit programs and services provided by Opportunities Unlimited of Niagara to people with developmental disabilities.
Admission includes a chance to win the main door prize featuring air travel for four to Palm Desert, Calif., four nights suite lodging at Marriott's Shadow Ridge Resort, two half-day lessons at Nick Faldo's Golf Institute, and two rounds of golf on the resort's course. The trip is valued at more than $8,000. There are only 500 tickets sold and purchasers do not have to be present to win.
Tickets are available for $50 and include admission, dinner and drinks, plus a chance to win the grand prize trip and one of 10 major prizes, some of which include Callaway Razr XL Irons, Taylor Made Burner Driver, Ping G20 Driver and Ladies Tigershark full set of clubs and golf bag.
Both men's and women's prizes will be featured along with left-handed clubs. The evening also includes more than 80 additional side raffle prizes, door prizes and a split club drawing.
For more information, call 297-6400, ext. 335.