2015 Lichty Guitar LEAF Raffle Count Down ...
You've still got a chance to win this very special Lichty Guitar ... but only if you scoop up some raffle tickets fast!
The winning ticket will be announced October 18th at the fall Lake Eden Arts Festival.
Jump straight to LEAF to learn how to buy tickets.
So, what makes this guitar so special, beyond the fact that it is a Lichty? Read on ...
North Carolina luthier Jay Lichty carves, sands and polishes a handcrafted guitar or ukulele each year for a raffle to support programming by LEAF Community Arts. The guitar to be raffled in 2015 is the 100th...
LEAF - Benefit of Culture Screaming Success!
We're just back from LEAF's latest event - Benefit of Culture, at Highland Brewing Company in Asheville. Over 400 tickets sold, great folks, great music, great food and drinks - all for a great cause.
The Benefit of Culture is LEAF's big fundraiser for their arts education outreach programs. All proceeds from the event directly benefit two LEAF International Programs in Haiti and Bequia and two local LEAF Schools & Streets Programs, Drumming at Delta House Life Development of Asheville and World Dance at Woodridge Apartments in partnership with...
Win a Guitar - 2013 Guitar Raffle for LEAF
* Update October 2013 *
We've just gotten word from our friends at LEAF - the winner of the 2013 Lichty Guitar Raffle to benefit LEAF programming is ...
Many, many thanks to everyone who supported this wonderful raffle, who purchased tickets and who helped us to spread the word. This annual guitar raffle has made a meaningful difference in the lives of so many who are touched by LEAF arts and education programming.
We look forward to next year's raffle so stay tuned.
Instrument 100 Gets Strings at Lichty Guitars
* March 2015 Update - We are excited to announce that you have an chance to win this very special guitar. This instrument will be raffled to help raise funds and awareness for LEAF on October 18th, 2015. Learn more ...
Jay built his very first instrument, a tenor ukulele, back in the summer of 2009 with basic carpentry tools in our garage. It was just for fun. There was a break in his home contracting business (we later realized we were witnessing the housing market grinding to a halt) so building a uke became...
Lake Eden Arts Festival Oct 2012
* Updated Post October 31st - the 2012 raffle winner "
When the evening temperatures begin to dip and the first red and gold leaves of the season begin painting the Blue Ridge Mountains, there are tons of folks thinking - the Lake Eden Arts Festival is coming soon!
The Oct 18th - 21st, 2012 fall festival is the 35th festival and they just keep getting better and better!
You can purchase tickets via http://www.theleaf.org
Too, you can purchase tickets for a chance to win the 2012 Lichty Guitar up for raffle...
Musician's Workshop Displays Lichty Guitar for LEAF Raffle
The Lichty Guitar that is being raffled in 2012 to benefit LEAF will be on display at Musician's Workshop in Asheville through Oct 12, 2012 and tickets are available via cash or check at the store.
Learn more about the 2012 raffle of handcrafted, hand painted Lichty guitar to benefit LEAF
We are so grateful to the folks at Musician's Workshop! Stop by and visit one of Western North Carolina's best music stores and while you are there you can see the raffle guitar and buy a few tickets for your chance to win!
The Winner of the Lichty Guitar Raffle to benefit the Lance Armstrong Foundation is ...
Thanks to the efforts of John and Dianne Cash and the staff of Nature's Storehouse, to videographer Erik Olsen, to our contribution from Lichty Guitars and to everyone who purchased tickets, this raffle was 100% successful!
The goal - to sell 100 raffle tickets at $50 each with proceeds to benefit the Lance Armstrong Foundation cancer awareness and cancer survivorship programs. All 100 tickets sold!
The winning ticket for the handcrafted Lichty Guitar signed by Lance Armstrong was drawn last night by Geoff...
Promo Video for Lance Armstrong Foundation Lichty Guitar Raffle
We're grateful to videographer Erik Olsen for contributing his time to help us spread the word about this raffle. Erik captured John Cash's passion for this cause in the production of a short video. Help us to spread the word by sharing this video with others.
Learn more about the 2012 Lichty Guitar Raffle to benefit the Lance Armstrong Foundation
Tickets $50 / sales limited to 100
Raffle Drawing Date: June 2nd 2012
Lance Armstrong Signs Lichty Guitar for Upcoming Raffle
We are proud to have joined forces with John and Dianne Cash of Nature's Storehouse to raise funds and awareness for the Lance Armstrong Foundation. As one of 203 elected global leaders for the Lance Armstrong Foundation, John Cash recently attended the annual Leadership Conference in Austin, TX. This raffle represents one of many ways John supports this cause.
From April 1st - June 2nd folks will have a chance to support this amazing organization while having a good shot at winning a Lichty guitar by purchasing...
Win a Guitar Lance Armstrong Foundation Fundraiser
UPDATED POST JUNE 3rd, 2012 - AND THE WINNER IS ...
We are thrilled to announce that all 100 raffle tickets sold. John Cash shared news about the raffle with the full-house crowd at last night's concert with Geoff Achison and Randall Bramblett at the Tryon Fine Arts Center. Geoff Achison then drew the winning ticket.
And the winner is Jan Whiting from Columbus, NC.
Thanks to everyone who purchased tickets and supported this fundraiser!
We'd like to invite you to learn more about the raffle of a handcrafted hand painted Lichty Guitar...
Internationally acclaimed ukulele master Kimo Hussey will be giving concerts and ukulele playing workshops in the Carolinas in early November. First stop - a workshop in Asheville Nov. 6th. Learn more ...