Raffle Aids Injured UW Student
March 26, 2012 — The University of Wyoming Freshman Senate is holding a raffle to raise money to cover medical expenses for Cale McCormick, a UW student who was seriously injured when he was hit by a car in early February.
Tickets cost $5 each and are being sold at a table in the Wyoming Union breezeway and at the ASUW office in the lower level of the union.
"Due to the generosity of many businesses n Laramie, all prizes have been donated so that all funds go directly to help defray Cale's medical costs," says Freshman Senator Dennis Zezas. "This will help his family cover medical expenses."
UW's Dean of Students Dave Cozzens reports that McCormick continues to show progress as he recovers from his injuries.
Among the prizes available to win are:
-- Two iPads donated by the President's Office and mechanical engineering department.
-- A football jersey signed by the coaching staff, donated by the UW Athletics Department.
-- A gift bag donated by Atmosphere Mountain Works.
-- A gift bag of assorted products donated by Bath and Body Works.
-- A $20 Gift certificate to Boomers BBQ.
-- Cartouche gift certificate.
-- Free meal at EI Tamal.
-- Framed picture donated by First Interstate Bank.
-- Free sandwich from Jimmy John's.
-- Bracelet and shirt from the Knothole.
-- Free oil change and free detailing from Laramie GM.
-- Four VIP cards from McAlister's Deli.
-- UW jacket donated by UW Department of Mechanical Engineering.
-- Free visit to Laramie Spinal Care.
-- Model truck donated by NAPA.
-- Two large single topping pizzas from Papa John's.
-- Two shampoo and conditioner sets donated by Quick Cuts.
-- Gift certificates to Sheri's.
-- Sports bag and gear from Sport's Locker.
-- Two $50 gift cards to Taco Johns.
-- Glasses and chairs donated by UniWyo Credit Union.
-- UW sweatshirt donated by the Admissions Office.
-- Quilt donated by Quilt Essentials.
-- Two $10 gift cards to Applebee's.
For more information, call (307) 766-8544.