Tickets are on sale for Park Lawn’s “Be Grateful” Raffle with the grand prize being $5,000 cash. The second prize is $1,500, third prize is $500.00. Only 555 tickets will be sold.
Park Lawn’s “Be Grateful” tickets cost $50 each. Tickets and more information are available by calling 708-425-6867, or visit Park Lawn located at 10833 S. LaPorte in Oak Lawn.
Ticket purchasers are also eligible for the Bonus Raffle. For an additional $20.00, ticket buyers can participate in a split the pot, where 50% of the total will go towards the winner and 50% to Park Lawn. In years past, the split the pot amount was more than the second place winnings.
Park Lawn is asking why everyone is grateful. It’s named the “Be Grateful” raffle because everyone at Park Lawn is beyond grateful for the support of the community in helping continue the mission to provide services that promote independence, choice and access to community living for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Some ticket purchasers have expressed that they are grateful for great friends, health of family, Park Lawn families, Park Lawn and all the staff that make Park Lawn possible, freedom and money to buy a raffle ticket.
The “Be Grateful” winners will be announced Thursday, November 15, at 12:00 PM. Winner need not be present. The drawing will take place at Park Lawn School, 10833 S. LaPorte in Oak Lawn.
Local non-profit organization Park Lawn Association provides residential and vocational support through a total of 12 facilities throughout the South Suburbs of Chicago for more than 450 individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.