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Colorado 4-H truck raffle drawing Oct. 8

October 1, 2010

CSU Extension is co-sponsoring the Colorado 4-H Foundation's truck raffle event. The prize is a 2010 Ford F150 XLT crew cab pickup truck; proceeds will fund scholarships for 4-H youth. The drawing will occur and the winner will be announced on Oct. 8.

Tickets for the Colorado 4-H truck raffle are on sale now through Friday, Oct. 8. The winner will receive a 2010 Ford F150 XLT Crew Cab pickup truck.

The Colorado 4-H Foundation and Colorado State University Extension are holding a raffle for a 2010 Ford F150 XLT Crew Cab Pickup Truck and the drawing will take place 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 8 at the Colorado 4-H Centennial Celebration at the Denver Athletic Club, 1325 Glenarm Place. 

  • Directions to the celebration and raffle drawing 

Raffle funds scholarships

Proceeds from the raffle will be used to fund scholarships, provide educational experiences, and support the many 4-H programs throughout the state of Colorado.

How 4-H impacts youth

An impact study that looked into how 4-H affects Colorado youth found that young people who participated in 4-H were:

  • Less likely to engage in a variety of at-risk behaviors
  • Had a significantly more positive outlook on life and the world around them
  • Got more As than other students
  • Were more involved as leaders

Tickets

Tickets are on sale now through Friday, Oct. 8 and can be purchased on the CSU campus, by mail, and at various events throughout Colorado from now until Friday, Oct. 8. You do not need to be present at the raffle to win.

To purchase raffle tickets or to attend the Colorado 4-H Centennial Celebration, please contact Bill Gargan at (970) 491-2768 or by e-mail bill.gargan@colostate.edu.

  • $5 each
  • $20 for five tickets

More information about the Colorado 4-H Foundation 

Truck features

The truck, donated by the Ford Motor Company, is a 2010 Ford XLT F150 Crew Cab (5.5 ft. box).

  • 4-wheel drive
  • 4.6 L V8 engine (21 mpg highway)
  • 6-speed automatic transmission
  • 3.55 non-limited slip axle ratio
  • Trailer towing package (brake control, hitch, wiring)
  • Power window and door locks
  • Adjustable brakes and accelerator pedals
  • SYNC communications and entertainment center
  • Sirius satellite radio
  • Power adjustable side mirrors
  • White paint
  • Cloth seats
  • Carpeting
  • Armorthane bed lining

Contact: Bill Gargan
E-mail: bill.gargan@colostate.edu
Phone: (970) 491-2768