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Don't Miss Your Chance To Win!

Saskatoon, November 15, 2012 - Don't miss your chance to win up to $123,375 in tax-free cash with the 2012 Stamp Out Asthma Raffle! The deadline to purchase your tickets is quickly approaching – November 30 will be here before you know it. We want you to have your name included in the draw. Tickets are only $35 each, two for $60, or four for $100.

Win the second prize and you could be going on an African safari, a trip to New Zealand, or a destination of your choice. If you enjoy staying closer to home, you can always take the $10,000 cash pay-out instead. With Rider Store gift cards, fish finders, and exciting electronics, we are giving away more prizes than ever! Visit www.sk.lung.ca for a complete listing of prizes and other raffle information.

Funds raised through this project will:

  • Train certified asthma educators throughout the province to provide up-to-date information and support for good asthma management.
  • Provide valuable written and on-line information to help parents of children with asthma and persons with asthma and their families manage the disease.
  • Operate the Asthma Help Line for Saskatchewan residents to call in to speak with a nationally certified asthma educator (1-888-566-LUNG).
  • Support globally-recognized researchers at the University of Saskatchewan in the study of asthma.

Asthma is a chronic lung disease which can result in breathing problems such as coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath, or tightness in the chest. Asthma can develop at any age, but is most common in children. In Saskatchewan, 15% to 20% of our children have asthma. Approximately 60% of people with asthma between the ages of 18 and 54 do not have optimal control. This leaves them open to frightening and sometimes life-threatening attacks! Medication and education are currently our best tools for managing asthma while our researchers search diligently for a cure. That is why your support of the 2012 Stamp Out Asthma Raffle is so important.

To purchase your tickets, call our 24-hour toll-free Raffle Hotline at 1-866-95LOTTO (1-866-955-6886)! If you can't get through, you can also try 1-888-651-3347 during business hours.

About The Lung Association of Saskatchewan

Established in 1911, The Lung Association is Saskatchewan's oldest and most respected health charity. We are the leading organization for science-based information, research, education, support programs, and advocacy on lung health issues in Saskatchewan.

The Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority requires that the lottery license number be included in all lottery promotion. "Lottery License #LR12-0023 - intended for Saskatchewan residents only" must be quoted when promoting this raffle.

For more information, please contact:

Sharon Kremeniuk
VP of Development
The Lung Association of Saskatchewan
Phone: 306-352-2004
Email: sharon.kremeniuk@sk.lung.ca

Judy Bodnarchuk
Raffle Manager
Events of Distinction
Phone: 306-651-3118
E-mail: eofd@sasktel.net

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