ONE HUNDRED CHANCES.
ONE HUNDRED PRIZES.
Be one of 100 participants to win one of three diamond grab bags valued at up to $2,500 or a Chatham gemstone bag valued at $400 - $500! Three lucky participants will receive a diamond and one carat of Chatham gemstone(s)*. 97 participants will receive one carat of Chatham gemstone(s)*. And, all participants will receive a $100 gift card from Compton Jewelers. That's a minimum prize value of $400!
*Every Gem Grab bag will contain Chatham Created gemstone(s) weighing a total of one carat. Bags will contain between one and three gemstones. The value of the gems is $300 - $400 plus a $100 gift card from Compton Jewelers, making the total value of each bag $400 - $500. The three diamond bags will contain one diamond and up to three Chatham gemstones as described above, plus a $100 gift card from Compton Jewelers.
All proceeds from the Gem Grab benefit the Maryland Parents Association Student Scholarship Fund. This fund assists students who are experiencing extenuating financial circumstances to help them persist at the University.
HOW IT WORKS
· Buy your ticket now for $100. Only 100 tickets will be sold!
· Participants will proceed to the Gem Grab table located at Family Weekend Registration in the Grand Ballroom on Friday, September 12 (12 – 8:30 p.m.) or on Saturday, September 13 (8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.). Each participant will choose a number ranging from 1-100. Participant then will receive the Gem Grab bag associated with that number, open the bag, and reveal the prize. Numbered Gem Grab bags are dispensed on a first come, first served basis. You do not need to be a Family Weekend attendee to participate in the Gem Grab.
· Three lucky participants will receive a diamond valued at up to $2,150 along with one carat of Chatham Created gemstone(s) valued at $300 - 400. 97 participants will receive one carat of beautiful Chatham Created gemstone(s) valued at $300 - $400. All 100 participants will receive a $100 gift card from Compton Jewelers.
Family Weekend Participants: Family Weekend participants can purchase tickets for the Gem Grab via the Family Weekend online registration process.
Non-Family Weekend Participants: Individuals not attending Family Weekend who wish to purchase a ticket for the Gem Grab can click here to complete a special online order form.
ABOUT THE GEMSTONES & GRAB BAGS
· 97 bags contain one to three Chatham Created gemstones valued at $300 - $400 and a $100 gift card from Compton Jewelers; total value is $400 - $500.
· 3 bags contain a Chatham Created gemstones valued at $300-$400 and a $100 gift card from Compton Jewelers, plus one of three diamonds valued at up to $2,100; total value is up to $2,500.
Please note that all proceeds will benefit the Maryland Parents Association Student Scholarship Fund; however, participation in the Gem Grab is not tax-deductible since prizes are awarded to every participant.
A very special thank you to the following sponsors. Their generosity makes this fundraiser possible.