Chamber Stimulus Raffle heads into final month
Bucks are just like cash
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[March 23, 2010]
The Lincoln/Logan County Chamber of
Commerce "Chamber Stimulus Raffle" is heading into its final month.
The Stimulus Raffle will boost the local economy directly with
$3,000 in Chamber Bucks awarded in three prizes to be spent locally
at participating chamber businesses. The top prize will be $2,000,
second prize $750 and third prize $250.
In Logan County, Chamber Bucks are as good as real money. Currently
over 80 chamber members accept Chamber Bucks.
You may purchase
your Stimulus Raffle tickets at the following chamber businesses:
Eaton Corp., Graue Inc, MKS Jewelers, Blades Hair & Nail Salon,
CEFCU, Regions Bank, Illini Bank, Guzzardo's, Logan Lanes, Lincoln
IGA, Culver's, Mary Todd's Hallmark, Lincoln Public Library, Ace
Hardware, Goody's, Lincoln Park District, and at State Bank of
Lincoln downtown, on Woodlawn and in Walmart. Tickets are also
available at the chamber office. The cost is only $5.
The winning tickets will be drawn April 15 at the Graue Inc.
Chamber Mixer from 5 to 7 p.m. Winners need not be present to win.
Chamber Bucks are just like cash. What could you do with $2,000?
$2,000 worth of
groceries could go a long way, plus help the family budget.
You can buy
building supplies at WalMart, Ace or Big R.
There are 19 local
eateries that honor Chamber Bucks; your family could enjoy fine
dining for months to come.
appliances in your home or buy those must-have additions.
Pay for gas, car
repairs and parts, or even use the Chamber Bucks for a down
payment on a new vehicle.
You could pay for
health and wellness services.
holiday shopping with Chamber Bucks.
Plan a "Staycation"
at one of the local hotels in Lincoln.
You can buy a
raffle ticket and list your favorite charity, church, school or
civic organization as the beneficiary of the winnings. Imagine
being the benefactor of $2,000 in Chamber Bucks to your favorite
And because Chamber
Bucks are just like cash, you can use them to do many different
things, while banking your real cash for something else.
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You could live like
a queen with a manicure and pedicure every month for two years.
Create that "man
cave" you've always wanted with a new flat-screen TV, gaming
system and furniture.
Up your curb appeal
with new landscaping, a grill and patio furniture.
Treat yourself to
803 two-scoop turtle sundaes from Culver's.
Have that dental
work you've been putting off.
Host a catered
party for 150 of your closest friends -- at Chad's, the American
Legion, Lincoln Banquet Center, Logan Lanes or your own
The Chamber Stimulus Raffle is designed to support the chamber's
mission in serving the membership through a commitment to the
economic prosperity of Lincoln and Logan County. Purchase your
Stimulus Raffle ticket today and help stimulate the local economy.
For more information, contact the chamber office at 217-735-2385 or
visit the Information Station, 1555 Fifth St. For contest rules and
complete chamber membership listings, you may also visit
[Text from file received from
the Lincoln/Logan County
Chamber of Commerce]