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 $350! Three lucky participants will receive a diamond and a Chatham gemstone, and 97 participants will receive a Chatham gemstone. And, all participants will receive a $100 gift card from Compton Jewelers. That's a minimum prize value of $350!
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 a Chatham gemstone valued at $250. 97 participants will receive a beautiful Chatham gemstone (blue sapphire, ruby, or pink sapphire) each valued at $250. 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 a Chatham Created blue sapphire, ruby or pink sapphire valued at $250 and a $100 gift card from Compton Jewelers; total value is $350.
· 3 bags contain a Chatham Created blue sapphire, ruby, or pink sapphire valued at $250 and a $100 gift card from Compton Jewelers, plus one of three diamonds valued at up to $2,150; 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.