The Ogdensburg Boys and Girls Club Expo annual $10 raffle is underway, with tickets available at various locations in the city and from club board members.
First prize in this years raffle will be $5,000 cash, courtesy of Blevins Auto Group. Watch for board members selling tickets at Wal-Mart, Price Chopper, St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union and at the Boys and Girls Club.
This years Expo will be held March22 to 24, with the grand prize drawings being held at the conclusion of Expo.
Along with the first prize of $5,000, other prizes include two, $1,500 gift certificates from Gardners Flooring and Furniture, a $1,300 gift certificate from Triple A Building Centers, a family membership (for four) to Northern Physical Therapy, a $1,000 gift certificate to Carbinos Jewelers, a $1,000 Savings Bond from NBT Bank and $1,000 donated by Phillips Diner.
An early bird draw of $1,000 will also be held on March 17, donated by the Odd Fellows Seaway Lodge No. 41 and Moose Lodge No. 814.
Proceeds will help support the programs and opportunities that the Ogdensburg Boys and Girls Club provides to the youth in Ogdensburg and the surrounding communities.