Raffle tickets are available for purchase by telephone, online or in person and shall not be sold to a person under the age of 18 years. Should the name of a minor be placed on the winning ticket, the prize will not be awarded until the conditions of the Public Trustee Act are met.
All draws will take place on the property of the Edmonton Humane Society at 13620 163 St NW Edmonton Alberta. All ticket stubs will be placed into a rotating drum and drawn individually in prize order from lowest value to highest value (excluding Early Bird prize, drawn first). After each stub is drawn for all prizes, including the Early Bird prize, and the winner’s information recorded, it will be placed back into the drum for the next draw.
Board members – or members of their immediate family (spouse/partner) of the Edmonton Humane Society are not eligible to purchase tickets.
Employees – or members of their immediate family (spouse/partner) categorized as “Management” within the Human Resource policies of the Edmonton Humane Society are not eligible to purchase tickets.
Employees – or members of their immediate family (spouse/partner) in the Fund Development or Accounting departments of the Edmonton Humane Society are not eligible to purchase tickets.
To be eligible for the Early Bird Draw, payment must be received on or before Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at 11:59:59 PM. To be eligible for all other draws, payment (including payment by cheque) must be received on or before Tuesday, June 1 at 11:59:59 PM.
Prizes must be accepted as awarded.
Winners will be notified by phone within 7 days of being drawn. If winners cannot be located by phone, they will be notified by registered mail within 30 days of the winning ticket being drawn.
If the winner cannot be located within 365 days of the winning ticket being drawn, an application will be made to AGLC to have the prize awarded to the Edmonton Humane Society.
All ticket sales are final unless there has been an amendment to the raffle (date change or cancellation). Official tickets are sent in the mail 4 to 6 weeks after the ticket order.
A list of winners will be made available to the public no later than 48 hours after the final draw by website or upon request.
The two (2) Early Bird draws for $5,000 will be drawn first on Thursday, April 8, 2021. All other prizes will be drawn on Thursday, June 10, 2021 beginning with the four (4) $1000 prizes, then the two (2) $2,500 prizes, then the two (2) $5,000 prizes, with the $25,000 Grand Prize being drawn last.
In the event a winning ticket stub has more than one name on it, the prize shall be awarded to only one of the individuals identified on the ticket. This shall be the first name listed. The Edmonton Humane Society and the AGLC are not responsible for any disputes which may arise between the different individuals whose names appear on the ticket stub.
If all tickets are sold prior to March 30, 2021 all draws will be made on April 8, 2021 with AGLC approval.
If less than 50% of tickets are sold as of June 1, 2021 a draw date extension will be requested from AGLC.