55th Raffle


WGTE Public Media brings you our 55th charity raffle benefiting public broadcasting. The odds of winning were 1 in 21 and only 1,500 tickets are sold. You have 73 chances to win up to $62,600! Tickets are $100.

72 Early Bird Prizes

The Early Bird drawings total $12,600 in cash prizes and will be held on Friday, June 14, 2019. Tickets must be purchased no later than 5 p.m. (ET) on Wednesday, June 12, 2019, to be eligible for the Early Bird Prizes drawing. Winners will be posted online on or before 5 p.m. June 14. All Early Bird Prize-winning tickets remain eligible for the Grand Prize Drawing.

  • Two (2) $1,000 prizes
  • Four (4) $500 prizes
  • Twenty (20) $200 prizes
  • Forty-six (46) $100 prizes

One Grand Prize

The Grand Prize Drawing will be announced by Friday, June 21 2019 or in the case of a raffle that is sold out, once all available tickets have been sold and the drawing is complete. All tickets purchased by 5 p.m. (ET) on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 will be entered in the Grand Prize Drawing. Note: If all available tickets are sold prior to the Early Bird Drawing, all prizes will be announced by 5 p.m. June 14, 2019 in order to get the winnings in the hands of the winners sooner.

  • $50,000

For questions, contact WGTE Public Media at (419) 380-4600 or .


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Past Winners

To date, WGTE has awarded $3,138,950 to 2,143 winners. 

Past Winners