Win a Trip on the Herbert C. Jackson

The winner of the Herbert C. Jackson freighter raffle was Dan Dyle of Port Huron, MI. The YMCA of the Blue Water Area would like to thank all who participated in the raffle.


The Interlake Steamship Company has offered the YMCA of the Blue Water Area a four to six day voyage aboard the SS Herbert C. Jackson for four people aged 21 and over in good health.

The trip is offered between the months of May and September of 2001. A cruise such as this is only available to the shipping company’s customers and some family members. The only chance for the public to enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime cruise is through non-profit raffles such as this.

Departure port and dates will be coordinated with the winner The YMCA will be selling only 1000 raffle tickets at a price of $20.00 each. All proceeds will go toward the YMCA New Building Fund.

Grand Prize:
One trip for four adults aboard the Herbert C. Jackson between the months of May and September of 2001.

(Winner must be flexible concerning scheduling and port of departure/return. Guests are required to adhere to all company polices & safety procedures)

Donation: $20.00 (U.S.) per Ticket

Drawing to be held on December 1, 2000 at 1:00 p.m.; Your ticket(s) will be promptly mailed to you. Winners need not be present at drawing to win and  will be notified by mail and/or phone.

To purchase tickets, contact:
YMCA of the Blue Water Area
700 Fort St.
Port Huron, MI 48060
Click to print order form

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