WRRD Lions Early Bird Draw Winner

The winner of the West Rainy River District Pontoon Boat Early Bird Draw for $1000 was ticket # 2955, Nico Tang. The draw was conducted on Saturday July 17, 2021 at 7:00 pm by Lottery Chair Jack Elliott at Br #54 of the Royal Canadian Legion in Rainy River, ON.

Congratulations Nico. Nico’s ticket was put back into the drum for the final draw to be held at the Rainy River Walleye Tournament on September 18, 2021. The Grand Prize is for the Princecraft Pontoon Boat Package valued at $46,500.00 plus a 2nd prize of $1500 cash and a 3rd prize of $500 cash.

The Early Bird prize may have been awarded, but the grand prize is still up for grabs. The big winner will be drawn in September, but don’t wait that long to get your tickets – they’re expected to sell out soon! – Submitted photo

With over 45 per cent of available tickets already sold sales for this year’s Pontoon Boat Draw are well ahead of the same time last year. Last year ALL tickets were sold well before the draw date. So don’t miss out, get your tickets now. They are available from businesses across the Rainy River Valley and WRRD Lions members. Only $20 each.

All proceeds from this lottery are used to support eligible charitable projects across the District, the Diabetes Foundation, Cancer Care for Kids, CNIB Guide Dogs and other youth programs. Ontario Lottery Licence #M841809.

The ticket was sold by Gajith Jinadasa of Rainy River online thru a friend in Toronto