The Big Raffle

What would YOU do with $10,000?

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Proceeds benefit the residents of Cedar Lane Senior Living Community 

Six Weekly Drawings

$12,000 in Total Cash Prizes

One $10,000 Grand Prize Winner!

$100 Drawing – Friday, September 15, 2023

WINNER – Ticket #034 Ford D.

$150 Drawing – Friday, September 22, 2023

WINNER – Ticket #006 Kevin R.

$250 Drawing – Friday, September 29, 2023

WINNER – Ticket #131 Bill M.

$500 Drawing – Friday, October 6, 2023

WINNER – Ticket #310 Larry R.

$1,000 Drawing – Friday, October 13, 2023

WINNER – Ticket #227 Laura C.


WINNER – Ticket #252 George B.

Only 400 tickets will be sold. Tickets are $100 each.

Purchase your tickets at the Cedar Lane Reception Desk or get your tickets from:

– Your favorite Cedar Lane staff member
– One of the following board members:

Charles Roach                Candy Chesser                Richard Pectol 

Michael Blackwell               Sheri Burch Norris              Beth Cooper Joseph

Darlene Johnson             Mickey Ramos            Joshua Brewster 

Anna Long              Susan Zarzaca               Robert Lane

Lorie Clarke              Melanie Trifone             Kathy Franzen

Tickets can be purchased by cash or check made out to “Friends of Cedar Lane.”

Call 301-475-8966 for further details.

One random winner chosen every Friday.
You do not have to be present to win. All winners will be notified.

Friends of Cedar Lane 2023 Cash Raffle Official Rules

1. Must be 18 years of age to purchase and/or sell tickets

2. A maximum of 400 tickets will be sold. There is no limit of ticket purchases by one person.

3. All raffle ticket sales are final.

4. No portion of the cost of the raffle ticket is tax deductible.

5. Only the first 400 paid tickets received by Friends of Cedar Lane will be registered. Any monies received after 400 tickets have been registered will be returned to the sender. Money must be received prior to ticket being registered. Ticket sales will end at 9:00 am Friday, October 20, 2023.

6. Tickets can be purchased by cash or check only. Credit cards cannot be accepted.

7. Checks that are denied, or returned for insufficient funds or other reasons, will be subject to a $35 fee; the associated ticket(s) will be void and the buyer will not be eligible to win unless cash or a money order to cover the price of the ticket(s) and fee is received by 11:00 am of the date of the weekly drawing.

8. Drawing for the single cash prize of $10,000 will be held on October 20, 2023. Winner need not be present to win. Winner will be notified by phone and email by 12:00 noon, Monday, October 23, 2023. It is the buyer’s responsibility to provide a valid, deliverable email address and working phone number.

9. The primary person named on the winning ticket will be awarded the prize and shall be responsible for all Federal and State taxes incurred. Friends of Cedar Lane/Cedar Lane Senior Living Community is required by law to withhold appropriate taxes as designated by the Internal Revenue Service.

10.Winner must claim prizes by 5:00 pm on Friday, November 17, 2023 or forfeit the prize.

11.All residents, board members, employees and volunteers of Friends of Cedar Lane/Cedar Lane Senior Living Community and their family members are eligible to win. However, the affiliated organizations (i.e., Friends of Cedar Lane and Cedar Lane Senior Living Community) are not eligible.

12. The winner, by entering, authorizes Friends of Cedar Lane/Cedar Lane Senior Living Community to publish his/her likeness on the organization’s website and in other promotional materials. Friends of Cedar Lane is the fundraising arm of Cedar Lane Senior Living Community, a non-profit organization providing affordable housing to seniors and disabled adults in St. Mary’s County, MD since 1977. Proceeds from our 2023 Raffle benefit the Cedar Lane Senior Living Community. For more information about Cedar Lane visit