Win a Guitar – 2015 Guitar Raffle for LEAF
And the winner is …We are SUPER excited to announce the winner is …Billy Jack! We are thrilled this truly special guitar is going to a great home.
So sorry to you folks who had your hopes up but let me just remind you that your dollars have gone to support great things in the world of arts education programming because of the folks at LEAF. Now that is something to feel really great about!
North Carolina luthier Jay Lichty builds heirloom quality handmade acoustic guitars and ukuleles. Each year, as part of our Giving Back Program, we donate a guitar (or ukulele) to be raffled by LEAF, a non-profit organization established to build community and enrich lives through the Arts – locally & globally – with festivals, events, mentoring, and educational programs. We want you to know that when you buy a raffle ticket (tickets) you’ll not only have an opportunity to win a guitar, you’ll be supporting a great cause.
This year we have a paired a very special Lichty guitar with this raffle to celebrate a big milestone for LEAF. 2015 marks the 20th year that LEAF has been hosting festivals in Western North Carolina. LEAF is a non-profit organization, building community, connecting cultures and enriching lives through the arts – locally and globally – with festivals, community events, and arts education programs. Since 2004, LEAF has served over 41,000 youth with programs in over 15 community locations and in 10 countries worldwide.
Introducing The Lichty 2015 Raffle Guitar – a Pau Ferro OM-style Guitar – the 100th Lichty Instrument Built!
Features: Pau Ferro back, sides and headplate, Carpathian spruce top, mahogany neck, wooden rosette, Indian rosewood binding, bound fretboard, ebony fretboard and bridge, Gotoh 510 tunes, diamond inlay, diamond bracing.
Retail Value: $4,625
* The 100th Lichty instrument. Read more of the story. *
Hear how lovely this instrument sounds …
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How & Where to Purchase Tickets
Tickets: $10 each when purchased via phone 828|68-MUSIC [686-8742]/ or purchase online at http://www.theleaf.org (All online sales include a $5.99 processing fee.)
How Many Tickets Can I Buy? The more the better! We hope you will join the many folks making a yearly contribution to LEAF in the amount of $50 to $500 via guitar raffle ticket purchases. How many other organizations offer you an opportunity to win a guitar with your contribution dollars?
Raffle Launch: March 2015
Raffle Draw Date: October 18th at the Lake Eden Arts Festival in Black Mountain, North Carolina
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