Tickets being sold for annual raffle to benefit FAN scholarship fund

Tickets being sold for annual raffle to benefit FAN scholarship fund

Members of the SWTJC Friends and Alumni Network (FAN) are currently selling tickets for the annual FAN Scholarship Raffle.

According to raffle chairperson and FAN vice president Diana Garcia, this year’s raffle features 13 prizes including a Maple 270 Winchester Model 70 with scope, double seat recliner, gas-powered go-kart, 60-inch Vizio smart TV, 55-inch Phillips smart TV, John Deere children's Gator, HP20 "All In One" PC, HP Notebook Laptop, Nintendo Switch, Galanz 4.3cu. Refrigerator/Freezer, Rustic Mirror, $200 gift card from Gree's Boutique, two ceramic table lamps.

“We have some great prizes, and our members will be selling tickets through Dec. 6,” Garcia said. “The names of this year’s prize winners will be drawn at the college’s Christmas Open House scheduled Dec. 6 in the Matthew’s Student Center Ballroom.”

The FAN Scholarship Raffle committee will award a prize to the SWTJC faculty, staff member, or club that sells the most tickets. First prize is $300, $200 for second prize and third prize is $100.

Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased from Teresa Crow at the Student Activities Lounge or Diana P. Garcia at the TRiO/EOC office at the Anderson Building.

To date, FAN has awarded over $305,000 in scholarships to deserving students from across SWTJC’s 11-county service area.