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St. Louis Blues and McBride Homes to Raffle off New Home
(Feb 8, 2019)
(February 8, 2019) – The St. Louis Blues, McBride Homes and KSDK are teaming up for the Blues for Kids Home For Education Raffle.
The initiative will allow fans to purchase raffle tickets for a chance to win a McBride Homes “Berwick” model, a three-bedroom, two-and-a-half bathroom home valued at $250,000 and located in the Cobblestone Crossing community in O’Fallon, MO.
“We are honored to be a part of this amazing opportunity to benefit children through education in underserved communities,” said John F. Eilermann, CEO and Chairman of McBride Homes. “The raffle enables participants to give back to local St. Louis schools while also having the exciting chance to win a beautiful McBride home.”
The home will be decorated by current and former Blues players and their wives.
Proceeds from the raffle will be divided across four St. Louis School Districts, including Ferguson (Florissant R-II School District), Normandy Schools Collaborative, Riverview Gardens School District and St. Louis Public Schools. Overall, the funds will provide additional educational opportunities for more than 40,000 St. Louis students.
“Giving back to the community is of the highest priority for the Blues each year.” said Chris Zimmerman, St. Louis Blues President and CEO of Business Operations. “It is always exciting collaborating with local companies like McBride Homes and KSDK, who share the same passion for our city and providing the best opportunities for St. Louis’ youth.”
From now until Monday, March 25th, fans can purchase raffle tickets for $25 each or 5 for $100 in one of three ways; on the Blues website (www.stlouisblues.com/homeraffle), on the NHL Mobile App or by visiting the Blues for Kids concourse display during a St. Louis Blues home game (portal 19). Due to state raffle laws, purchasers must be in the state of Missouri during time of ticket purchase, but do NOT need to live in Missouri to win.
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