Boston Strong Benefit Concert Raffle
Entry Deadline: 11:00 AM ET on Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Drawing Date: Wednesday, May 29, 2013
- Winner will receive Milan Lucic's personal TD Garden suite (14 tickets), including appetizers and non-alcoholic beverages, to the Boston Strong Benefit Concert on Thursday, May 30, 2013. Scheduled performers include: Aerosmith, Jason Aldean, Boston, Jimmy Buffett, Dane Cook, Extreme, J Geils Band, Godsmack, Carole King, New Kids on the Block, James Taylor, Steven Wright and special guests.
- Winner will be awarded a cash prize in the amount of $698.25 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 ($588.00) and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts ($110.25). The actual amount awarded may be adjusted proportionally based on the value of the actual prizes received.
Proceeds Benefit: Celebrities For Charity Foundation and it's continued support of the One Fund Boston
The Celebrities For Charity Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) public charity. The Charity was founded in 1997 under the auspices of the National Heritage Foundation and it was incorporated in Massachusetts; as an independent organization, in 2002. The Mission of the Celebrities For Charity Foundation is "To unite the goodwill of celebrities with the generosity of their fans to assist people in need" which it achieves by assisting celebrities, and related organizations; such as professional sports teams, in fulfilling their philanthropic aspirations.
netRaffle.org is a patented business model designed to provide Fans access to "Never in Lifetime type Prizes" while helping celebrities to raise funds to support their charitable causes. Direct expenses amount to approximately 8.5% of the minimum $10.00 transaction and 5% of the $25.00 average transaction. Leaving between 86.5 and 90% for charity after the 5% Massachusetts Charitable Gaming Tax is paid.
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While this experience of a lifetime is priceless, the fair market value of the tangible prizes (e.g., as applicable in any given raffle, hotel, travel, meals, tickets, taxes, etc.) is $2,100.00. Also, Winner will be notified and does not need to be present at the drawing to Win.