2018 Spring Fund Drive Drawing Prizes


Grand Prize:

All registrants are eligible for this and all subsequent drawings during the fund drive, including the GRAND PRIZE at the end of the drive.

GRAND PRIZE DRAWING AT THE CONCLUSION OF OUR SPRING DRIVE: From Savvy Rest Natural Bedroom, a queen or king Serenity Organic mattress in All Dunlop Natural Latex. Includes local delivery or shipping. From Savvy Rest Natural Bedroom in Ivy, just 4 miles west of Charlottesville.  Retail value: Up to $4,000!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            A Story Telling Weekend Package.  Moss Arts Center at Virginia Tech and New River Retreat. Binge-Worthy Journalism and Weekend Retreat. Two tickets to see Sarah Koenig and Julie Snyder at the Moss Arts Center on Saturday, March 24th. New River Retreat makes it a full weekend in the New River Valley with a Friday night to Sunday Morning weekend with accommodations at Story Point. A luxury riverfront home on the New River in Draper, Virginia.

This American Life's Brian Reed. Academy Center of the Arts and Craddock Terry Hotel Lynchburg travel package to see Brian Reed, senior producer of This American Life and host and co-creator of the groundbreaking podcast S-Town, a production of Serial and This American Life. This drawing prize includes 2 tickets to the Brian Reed speaking event on Saturday, April 14th  and an overnight stay with breakfast at the Craddock Terry Hotel. Lynchburg’s luxury river-view boutique hotel.

Branford Marsalis Quartet at Jefferson Center dinner at Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center -  2 V.I.P. tickets to An Evening with the Branford Marsalis Quartet. This includes Gold Level seating for the   concert and admission to a private pre-show masterclass. Add to this a fine dining experience at the Hotel Roanoke’s Regency Room, at the heart of Roanoke’s social and cultural experience since 1939. Then, you will be there as Branford Marsalis and members of the quartet perform in this intimate setting and mentor young jazz musicians from The Music Lab at Jefferson Center. Hear one of today’s masters of Jazz impart his musical wisdom to the performers of tomorrow.

The Roanoke Escape Package. Includes an overnight stay at the historic Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center. Your choice of a Discovery Flight or Air Tour from Star Flight Training, $110 gift card from Jack's Barbershop and a $125 gift certificate from Deciphered Roanoke Escape Rooms. Escape to Roanoke with an overnight stay for 2 in the city's landmark luxury hotel and spend the day escaping to the air with Star Flight Training. A Discovery Flight let's you take the controls with a FAA certified flight instructor or sit back and enjoy the view with an Air Tour. An hour long pre-mapped tour over other other area landmarks like the Virginia Tech Campus, the Blue Ridge Parkway or Smith Mountain Lake. Then, stop by Jack's Barbershop for a full line of grooming services for the gentleman or use your gift certificate for Jack's signature products. Jack's offers an old time barbershop experience with additional services for today's well-groomed gentleman. The final escape offers the winner the opportunity to Unlock Your Potential from Deciphered Roanoke Escape Rooms. Custom designed escape rooms test your puzzle solving abilities. This certificate is good for a group up to 6 people or a great experience for 2 with plenty left over for some cool Deciphered Roanoke swag.

Floyd Country Store: Hubby Jenkins of the Carolina Chocolate Drops Live April 26th. Includes 2 tickets to see Hubby Jenkins of the Carolina Chocolate Drops on Thursday, April 26 at 7:30 plus an overnight stay in the new Cottage at the Floyd Country Store and a $50 gift certificate good for the retail store and cafe. Your evening is all paid for to see this unique instrumentalist and vocalist from the Grammy Award Winning Carolina Chocolate Drops. The night is complete with an overnight stay for 2 in the Cottage at the Floyd Country Store and a $50 gift certificate for your meals at the Floyd Country Store Café and of course, some FCS swag from the retail store.

One Year Supply of Cabot Award Winning Cheese! The winner will receive a certificate to order online a full year's worth of Cabot Cheese from Cabot Creamery.  A $312 value. Order is placed by the winner and deliveries are sent throughout the year via FedEx.

Hot Tuna at Jefferson Center, stay at King George Inn - includes 2 concert tickets with an overnight stay at King George Inn with breakfast on March 30, 2018.

Mipso live at the Harvester Performance Center, Stay at Comfort Inn Smith Mountain Lake, and dinner at Ippy's Restaurant and Lounge - includes 2 tickets to see Mipso, Chapel Hill's Indie Americana Quartet. Performing songs from their acclaimed 2017 album "Coming Down the Mountain"on Tuesday, April 10th with an overnight stay at Comfort Inn Smith Mountain Lake and dinner for 2 at Ippy's Restaurant.

Moss Arts Center and the Residence Inn Marriott Blacksburg : Includes 2 tickets to see the Maria Schneider Orchestra at the Moss Arts Center on the campus of Virginia Tech in Blacksburg on Friday, May 4th at 7:30pm. Maria Schneider is the recipient of two Grammy Awards in 2016 and one of very few artists to have received the award in both jazz and classical categories. Then an overnight stay for 2 at the NEW Residence Inn Marriott Blacksburg-University in a spacious King Studio Room. Includes complimentary breakfast and shuttle to the Moss Arts Center and an array of amenities including kitchenette, outdoor fire-pit, Cable TV, Fitness Center, Laundry, Work space with large desk and free internet and it is pet friendly.

FloydFest Wild '18 - Includes Two 5-day General Admission passes and a General Admission Tent Tag for camping throughout the entire festival. Bands this year include Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, Old Crow Medicine Show,  Blue Mule, Foster the People, Leftover Salmon and Los Chupacabras along with many others. July 25th through the 29th in beautifuyl Floyd Virginia. FloydFest 18 Wild detials are available on line at Floyd Fest Dot Com

A TWELVE SHOW GENERAL ADMISSION POWER PASS. From 5 Points Music Santuary - General Admission Power Pass. is good for 12 admissions for concerts and events for the next 12 months. Mix and match. Single admission to 12 shows or take 2 people to 6 shows, etc. Upcoming concerts include Nora Jane Struthers, John Kadlecik, and Martin and the Mad Iguanas.

Miller off Main St. Galleries - $250 gift certificate for artwork or custom framing. Miller off Main Galleries in Blacksburg, Virginia.

Chesley Creek Farm - 2 night stay in cabin of choice at Chesley Creek Farm in Dyke, Virginia, 18 miles NW of Charlottesville.

Grand Home Furnishings. Once again we have several $250 Grand Home Furnishings $250 gift certificates. Good at locations in Virginia, West Virginia and Tennessee.

Garth Newel Music Center - includes overnight stay in Garth Newel Manor House in Hot Springs, Virginia and two tickets to any regular concert and dinner through December 31, 2018.

Star Flight Training: Discovery Flights or Air Tours: Once again Star Flight Training has donated Discovery Flights as drawing prizes for the 2018 Spring Fund Drive. A Discovery Flight let's you take the controls of the plane with a FAA certified flight instructor. You spend about 30 minutes on the ground for some preliminary training and then you get to take the controls while in flight. This year Star Flight Training is also offering Air Tours. Air Tours are hour long pre-mapped flights over local landmarks such as the Virginia Tech Campus, the Blue Ridge Parkway and Smith Mountain Lake. Customized Air Tours are available and cameras are welcomed.

Virginia State Parks - $250 gift certificate towards picnic shelter rental, parking, cabin or camping stay at any Virginia State Park.

Chateau Morrisette Winery & Restaurant in Floyd, Virginia - includes 2 night stay with local lodging partner, wine tasting for 2 and $50 gift card.

Arthur's Jewelry in Bedford, Virginia - A beautiful Phillip Gavriel from Arthur’s Jewelry in Bedford, Virginia. A sterling silver solid band ring from the Phillip Gavriel Popcorn Collection. This ring has 8 karat yellow-gold wing like elements with a shiny rhodium finish and popcorn edges accenting a center cluster of pink sapphires.

River House Country Inn - includes 2 night stay with breakfast just at River House Country Inn, just over the border in Grassy Creek, North Carolina.