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Big Brothers Big Sisters to hold raffle Thursday

Published: Monday, Sept. 24, 2012 5:30 a.m. CST

McHENRY – Big Brothers Big Sisters of McHenry County is selling tickets for the Big Bucks $10,000 Cash Raffle.

The drawing will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Jersey Mike’s in Lake in the Hills, 285 N. Randall Road. The winner does not need to be present to win. Tickets are $20 each or six for $100.

Samantha Bolet, Miss McHenry County, will draw the raffle winners.

This year, 3,000 tickets have been printed. If all tickets are sold, the odds of winning by purchasing one ticket are 1 in 200. The grand prize is $10,000 cash. Two winners will get a pair of tickets to the Chicago Bears versus Green Bay Packers game Dec. 16. Three winners will receive a $100 gift card to Bonefish Grill in Algonquin, four will get a $50 gift card to Meijer, and five will receive $20 cash.

Tickets are available from any Big Brothers Big Sisters staff member, at the Big Brothers Big Sisters office between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at 4318-B W. Crystal Lake Road in McHenry, or online at

To learn about Big Brothers Big Sisters or to buy tickets, please call or email Haylee Hall at 815-385-3855 or or visit

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