Bay City, Michigan 48706
Front Page Photo of the Day Log-IN About us
www.mybaycity.com August 2, 2011
(Prior Story)   The Scene ArTicle 6066   (Next Story)

Labadie Pig Gig's 'When Pigs Fly' Fundraising Opportunity

1st place prize is $1,500.00

August 2, 2011       3 Comments
By: Julie McCallum, Entertainment Editor

Printer Friendly Story View

This is the 2nd year for the successful 'When Pigs Fly' fundraiser, which is held during the 2011 Labadie Pig Gig Presented by State Farm, Co-Sponsored by Covenant Health Care & John P. O'Sullivan Distributing in Vet's Park Bay City - August 4-7, 2011.

This gives benefiting charities the opportunity to sell raffle tickets that will have corresponding numbers to little plastic piggies.

The raffle tickets will be sold for $10.00 each. 20% of each ticket will go to the selling charity. Our goal is to sell 1000 tickets. (For ticket information call 714-8167)



The numbered piggies will be placed in a bucket and dropped from a helicopter over the festival grounds on Sunday, August 8, 2011 at approximately 5:00 p.m.



The numbered piggy that lands or comes closest to the "pig pen" (golf type hole) will win the prize money. In case of a tie, the money will be divided equally.

The prize structure will be as follows:
  • 1st place - $1,500.00
  • 2nd place - $200.00
  • 3rd place - $150.00
  • Furthest Away - $150.00


  • *If ticket revenue is not reached to pay out prizes listed above, the prize money will be paid on 50% of the ticket sales.

    This is a great media opportunity to highlight the community fundraising and also a chance to showcase your station's involvement.

    Participating Charities include: Area 9 Special Olympics, Benefit 4 Kids, Boys & Girls Clubs of Bay City, Cory Place, HR Doud Division Sea Cadets, Literacy Council, Nathan Weidner CAC, Santa House, and Special Days Camps, Bridging the Gap, Essexville-Hampton Lions, Crime Stoppers and The Saginaw Valley Air Museum.





    Printer Friendly Story View
    Prior Article

    August 20, 2019
    by: Stephen Kent
    Dave Rogers, Author, Historian, Newsman Passes Away
    Next Article

    August 15, 2019
    by: Kathy Rupert-Mathews
    MOVIE REVIEW: "Scary Stories" -- In a Word = FUN

    "The BUZZ" - Read Feedback From Readers!

    Agree? or Disagree?


    Julie McCallum, Entertainment Editor



    More from Julie McCallum, Entertainment Editor

    Send This Story to a Friend!       Letter to the editor       Link to this Story
    Printer-Friendly Story View


    --- Advertisments ---
         


    0200 Nd: 08-17-2019 d 4 cpr 0





    SPONSORED LINKS

    LOCAL LINKS
    (Ads not affiliated with Google)




    Ads By MyBayCity.com
    Historical Press - By Dave Rogers
    Purchase Your Copy Today!
    http://www.amazon.com/D.Laurence-Rogers/e/B001KCA8ZY/ref=ntt_athr_dp_pel_pop_1

    Ads By MyBayCity.com
    Bay Area Chamber of Commerce
    Click Here to Visit Our Site!
    Improving The Economic Climate, Business Environment & Quality of Living Throughout The Bay Area

    Ads By MyBayCity.com
    Begick
    http://begicknursery.com/
    Begick Nursery and Garden Center





    Designed at OJ Advertising, Inc. (V3) (v3) Software by Mid-Michigan Computer Consultants
    Bay City, Michigan USA
    All Photographs and Content Copyright © 1998 - 2019 by OJA/MMCC. They may be used by permission only.
    P3V3-0200 (1) 0   ID:Default   UserID:Default   Type:reader   R:x   PubID:mbC   NewspaperID:noPaperID
      pid:1560   pd:11-18-2012   nd:2019-08-17   ax:2019-08-21   Site:5   ArticleID:6066   MaxA: 999999   MaxAA: 999999
    CCBot/2.0 (https://commoncrawl.org/faq/)