Vince Wilfork's AFC Championship Game Raffle
Entry Deadline: 2:00 PM ET on Friday, January 20, 2012
Drawing Date: Friday, January 20, 2012
- Winner and a guest will receive 2 tickets to the AFC Championship game and watch the Patriots take on the Ravens this Sunday, January 22nd, 2012, 3 PM at Gillette Stadium
- Winner and a guest will receive ALL PRO Celebrity Tailgate Party Passes to a tailgate party hosted by WEEI's Glenn Ordway, Fred Smerlas and Steve DeOssie
- Winner will be awarded a cash prize in the amount of $151.25 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 ($125.00) and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts ($26.25). The actual amount awarded may be adjusted proportionally based on the value of the actual prizes received.
Proceeds Benefit: The Vince Wilfork Foundation
The Vince Wilfork Foundation raises money for diabetes research in efforts to help eradicate the disease. In 2002, diabetes related complications claimed the life of Vince’s father. Since then, the Vince Wilfork Foundation has dedicated time and effort to help find a cure. By creating this organization in his father's honor, it has allowed the Vince Wilfork Foundation to become a vehicle to support diabetes causes.
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 $500.00. Also, Winner will be notified and does not need to be present at the drawing to Win.