St. Ignatius raffle results

Merrell McCann, seller of the winning ticket, St. Ignatius Pastor Suresh Rajaian and grand prize winner Susan Ow.

Susan Ow walked away with the grand prize of $25,000 in the annual St. Ignatius Catholic Church and School Christmas Concert and Fundraiser.

The drawing took place Wednesday evening at St. Ignatius during the Christmas concert.

The second-place prize of $2,500 went to Alistair Ifill, and the third-place prize of US$2,500 went to Penny McDowall.

Merrell McCann received a $1,000 prize for selling the winning ticket to Ms. Ow.

Lazarus Moraes also won $1,000 for selling the most tickets.

A team of six accountants from KPMG audited the raffle. Two members of the team witnessed the drawing of the tickets.

Proceeds of the fundraiser go to the school facilities development fund, church facilities upgrades and the scholarship fund.

Winners may collect their prizes by bringing their winning tickets and photo ID to the St. Ignatius Church office weekdays from 8:15 a.m. to 4 p.m.

All prizes must be claimed by Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018.

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