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Faith in Action Kicks Off 13th Annual Fundraiser Raffle

Web posted May 21, 2019
Raffle tickets are now available at local businesses for the Faith in Action for Cass County 2019 Fundraiser Raffle. The Grand Prize will be a 2019 Sage Polaris Ranger 570 with an Aluma Trailer. The machine and trailer will be on display at area businesses throughout the raffle period. The second-place prize is $1000 Cash and the third place prize is a $500 gift card from Hackensack Lumber and Do It Best Hardware. Tickets are available individually or in packets of 8 for a great deal. The raffle drawing will be held Thurs., November 7, 2019, at Bites Grill and Bar in Pine River.

This is the 13th Annual Faith in Action Fundraiser Raffle and each year the grand prizes have gotten better. This year 10 additional prizes are available, all of which were donated by area businesses, including Tianna Country Club in Walker, Full Stringer Bait in Longville, Godfrey’s in Backus, Southside Station, Mark’s  Market, and Swanson’s Bait of Hackensack, One Stop in Longville, Clem’s Hardware in Cass Lake, Lucky Moose in Walker, and the Pine River Family Market. Proceeds from the 2018 Raffle (approx. $18,000) were used by Faith in Action for Cass County to deliver direct services to people in need.

Faith in Action for Cass County is a community-based, volunteer, nonprofit organization providing non-medical assistance to older adults, adults with disabilities, and other individuals experiencing difficult  circumstances. Services include transportation, friendly visiting, respite, light housekeeping, chores and simple home repair. There are no income restrictions and no fee is charged for the services which are provided based on need. Donations are gladly accepted. Faith in Action’s goal is to assist those who are looking for the resources they need to remain living in their homes and communities. Our mission statement is "Compassionate Volunteers Serving People in Need.” By buying a raffle ticket you are directly supporting Faith in Action and you have a chance to win a great prize.

Be on the lookout for the Polaris Ranger 570 and Aluma trailer with a large WIN ME sign attached. Check with your local businesses about buying tickets or check out our website at www.faithinactioncass.com for a list of participating businesses. Or call Faith in Action for Cass County at 675-5435 or 1-866-675-5435 for information about getting help or about volunteering. Volunteer trainings are being scheduled for June and July. Faith in Action is “Neighbors helping Neighbors.”

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