District Conference Raffle


During the 2015 Rotary District 6000 Conference, April 16-18, in Coralville, there will be a raffle to raise funds to support the District 6000 Youth Services Fund.  This fund has the objective "To foster and support youth participation in Rotary humanitarian service projects."  If you are unable to attend the District Conference but would like to purchase raffle tickets prior to the conference, you can do so by purchasing tickets through our club.  You will not need to be present to win.  Tickets are $10 each or 3 for $25 and will be placed in the drawing for the prize(s) of your choice.  Let Julie Cooper or Nate Burnham know how many tickets you would like to purchase and which of the three prizes you would like to win.


The prizes are:

A.  Enjoy a long weekend stay in the peaceful retreat, Shady Grove, in McGregor, IA donated by H.D. and Myrene Hoover of the Iowa City and Iowa City AM clubs.  Shady Grove sleeps 16 and has bthrooms on each floor of this 3-story retreat.  Enjoy the deck, bird watching, multiple TV's the fireplace, air-conditioning and a grill  Complimentary wine is provided and you will be able to take advantage of discounts at area groceries and restaurants during your stay.

B. Nothing is better than Hawkeye football viewed from the boxes overlooking Kinnick Stadium.  Your host will be Ted Pacha, Rotarian from the Iowa City club.  2015 game selection will be announced as the schedule becomes known.

C. The Iowa State Cyclones men's basketball team had a #3 seed in this year's NCAA tournament.  Be there for a 2015 season game with two tickets donated by John Russell of the Rotary Club of Ames.  Game selection will be announced as the schedule becomes known.