There were 133 entries of bead donations.
And the winners are…
1st place winner is Humane Society of Southern Arizona – they will be the recipient of our bracelet sales in April. Congratulations! Someone named Suzy (no last name) submitted HSSA. Suzy also receives a bracelet.
2nd place (random drawing) – the group receives 6 bracelets to use for fundraising or volunteer appreciation – that group is PAWSitively Cats – Petra submitted the entry. Congratulations!
The remaining prizes:
Wild cards (random drawings) – 3 people receive one bracelet each in their favorite colors — Genie Galina, Cindy Hall, and Rita Connelly – Congratulations!
There were 15 entries from outside AZ – Surprise! Drawing: (random)
Donations received from outside Arizona will be included in a special random drawing. Entries came from Utah, New Jersey, Illinois, California, NH, and Florida. Winner receives 3 bracelets for their chosen animal charity to be used for fundraising or volunteer appreciation. Sunburst Project (Florida) won! Congratulations!
Judy H. will receive a bracelet for sending us beads from the longest distance – New Boston, NH – 2,615 miles. Congratulations!
Susan Le Masters will receive a bracelet for giving us the largest bead donation – Congratulations!
A good time was had by all along with Silver Sea Jewelry raffle prizes, wildly colorful art by Courtney Kelly who donated a percentage of sales to our March charity, liquid refreshments & nosh, and lots of bracelet sales benefiting Smiling Dog Rescue, the March charity.
Thank you to everyone who made this possible.