2018 Big Red Raffle Winners

Congratulations to the 2018 Big Red Raffle Winners!


Special Olympics Nebraska athlete Kyle Bugge of the Bellevue team came to the state office to draw the winners.  Thanks Kyle! 


Congratulations to the 2018 Big Red Raffle Winners!

·         Grand Prize Winner:  Tara Hemberger of Roseland, NE won two 2019 Nebraska Football Season tickets on the 50 yard line donated by Farmers Mutual of Nebraska

·         Second Prize Winner: Adam Marsh of Omaha won two round trip tickets to any Southwest Airline destination

·         Third Prize winner: Glenna Beaty of Holstein, NE won a 50” flat screen TV 


Athlete Drawing Winner

Congratulations to Tim Lierman from the West Point Cadets!  He is this year’s Big Red Raffle athlete drawing winner.  He won a Fire HD Tablet.  


Top Selling Team

Blair takes honors for the top selling team.   The Blair team sold 338 books and 529 individual tickets for a total of $9,405.   The top selling team gets $1,000 cash deposited into their account.  Great job Blair team! 


Top Selling Athlete In Each Region

These four athletes sold the most Big Red Raffle tickets in their regions.  For their hard work, they each receive a $50 Visa Gift Card. 

East Region:  David Harkey from Blair

East Central Region: Craig Jirovsky from Seward

West Region:  Paul Kruger from Chadron

West Central Region:  Allie Moore from Kearney


The Teams are the big winners! 

All teams raised a total over $109,000!  100% of the proceeds of the raffle is credited to each team who sells tickets, so all Special Olympic Nebraska teams who sold tickets are big winners!