2024 Luxury Raffle for Saint John School

We are pleased to announce the launch of the 2024 Luxury Raffle!  All profits from this raffle will help us meet the school's operational expenses for the 2024-2025 school year.  This year’s exciting prizes are:

1st Prize - 2024 Corvette Stingray Coupe

(Colonial Auto, New London, CT)

               

 

2nd Prize - $10,000 VISA® Gift Card

 (Twenty $500 Gift Cards will be provided)

 

3rd Prize – $2,500 Grocery Card (Stop & Shop)

(Twenty-Five $100 Gift Cards will be provided) 

 

4th Prize – $2,000 Gas Card (Exxon/Mobil)

(Eight $250 Gift Cards will be provided)

 

 

Raffle drawing will take place on December 6th, 2024 at 7:00 pm at Saint John School. You do not need to be present to win.

If you prefer to pay by check and mail your order in, click the below link to print a payment slip:  https://www.saintjohnschoolos.org/uploads/files/luxury-raffle/2024/Initial_Mail_Out_Flyer_2024.pdf 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q: Can tickets be in the name of two or more people? 

A: No, it can only be one per individual ticket. If an order is submitted with two names, the purchaser will be contacted by phone or email to confirm which name will be placed on the individual ticket(s). 

 

Q: When I pay by credit card online, how long will it take to receive my tickets?

A: Online orders will be processed within 2 weeks. We understand this may feel like a long wait for your tickets. We will do everything we can to get your tickets to you as soon as possible after payment is received. If you have not received your tickets after 2 weeks, please contact us at luxuryraffle@saintjohnschoolos.org with your name, date of purchase (if you remember it) and the amount of tickets purchased. 

Q: Why am I using St. Pio's website to purchase these tickets online? I thought this raffle is to benefit Saint John School?

A: St. John School is supported by St. Pio Parish, which is a catholic community of both St. John Church in Old Saybrook, CT and St. Mark Church in Westbrook, CT. 

 

Q. Are there any transaction fees if I pay with my credit card?

A: No. The luxury raffle assumes these costs as part of its operating budget to encourage online purchases as a primary choice. 

 

Q: When I pay by personal check through the mail, how long can it take to receive my purchased tickets? 

A: Personal checks received by mail can take up to 4 weeks to be processed. This is due to the time needed to process the check with our bank prior to mailing out your tickets. Please be patient and email us at luxuryraffle@saintjohnschoolos.org to receive a status on your order. 

 

Q: If I pay by check and my bank account has insufficent funds, what will happen to my raffle ticket(s)? 

A: The Raffle Committee will make every attempt to contact you to resolve the deficient payment. If payment cannot be resolved, the Raffie Committee will remove the assigned ticket(s) from the raffle drawing.

 

Q: Where can I purchase a ticket(s) directly or in-person?

A: At the Rectory during office hours (M:9-12, Tu-F: 9-12 and 12:30-3pm), or after Sunday mass at Saint John's Church. 

 

Q: Will winners need to be present at the drawing to win?

A: No, Winners will be notified by the contact information listed on the ticket if not in attendance at the drawing.

 

Q: Can the winner take cash value of the prize rather than the prize itself? 

A: No, the winner must take the prize in form described on the ticket. 

 

Q: Does the winner have to be 18 years of age or older to purchase a ticket?

A: Yes, you must be at least 18 years to purchase a ticket. 

 

 Q. How long do I have to make an online purchase? What about a mail-in purchase?

A: If not sold out, online purchases will be accepted up until noon on November 29th. If mailing in an order for tickets, the Raffle Office must receive your payments no later than November 22nd. 

 

Q. What is the best way to speak to someone on the Raffle Committee?

A: Email is the best means to reach the Raffle Committee. We are a small but mighty team and will do our best to respond in a timely manner.  

 

 

We would like your feedback! If you have any suggestions to improve this webpage, please contact us at luxuryraffle@saintjohnschoolos.org. Thank you!