Junior Achievement of Western Pennsylvania, an organization dedicated to inspiring and preparing young people to succeed in a global economy, is sponsoring another raffle where the prize is a grown-up version of the "Golden Ticket."
Junior Achievement has again assembled an extraordinary prize for Pittsburgh sports fans, as the winner of this fundraiser—determined by the Pennsylvania Lottery's evening Big 4 number on Aug. 30—will receive a pair of tickets to each of the following attractions:
- Pittsburgh Steelers (full season of home games)
- Pittsburgh Penguins (full season of home games)
- Pittsburgh Pirates (VIP experience and 10-game luxury package)
- Duquesne University men's basketball (full season of home games)
- University of Pittsburgh football (full season of home games)
- University of Pittsburgh men's basketball (full season of home games)
- Penn State University football (full season of home games + parking)
- 2012-13 NCAA Division I men's ice hockey Frozen Four (all three games)
Raffle tickets will be sold by Junior Achievement through Aug. 30 for $50 each.
"It's the ultimate Pittsburgh sports package," said Dennis Gilfoyle, president of Junior Achievement of Western Pennsylvania and South Hills resident.
Each ticket has four four-digit numbers on it, meaning that each ticket has four chances to win. A limited number of tickets will be sold. They can be ORDERED HERE via the Junior Achievement website or by calling the Junior Achievement office at 412-208-4747.
Junior Achievement provides in-school and after-school programs that focus on three key content areas for students: work readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy. Junior Achievement reaches more than 65,000 students in western Pennsylvania through approximately 3,000 local volunteers.