GLEN CARBON — A local foundation is holding a raffle for a $200,000 home in Pontoon Beach.
The grand prize is a home that features three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a full basement, two-car garage and an outdoor living space. The home will be custom-designed by the winner and architect, on a lot of their choice. The home will include appliances. The winner gets to choose a one- or two-story home.
- Second prize: $5,000
- Third prize: $3,500
- Fourth prize: $1,000
- Fifth to 25th prizes: $200
- 26th to 45th prizes: $150
Only 3,900 certificates will be sold at $100 each; 45 prizes will be awarded.
House certificates may be purchased by sending a $100 check or money order and completed certificate to: A Hero’s Impact Foundation, P.O. Box 249, Glen Carbon, IL 62034. Tickets can also be purchased by donating $100 to the Paypal link on the website, http://www.aherosimpacthouseraffle.com/.
According to a published report, Melissa and Greg Morrison started the foundation after their son, Gregory, died in July 2013 at age 13. They are building a mentoring center next to Gateway Family Church in Glen Carbon. Among its activities, the foundation delivers capes to sick children in hospitals for its Project Hero deliveries.
For more information, visit www.aherosimpactfoundation.com/.