Prizes worth £8,000 up for grabs in KGH's biggest festive raffle yet

Kettering General Hospital fuindraisers are appealing for help from the public to make their £8,000 Christmas fundraising raffle the biggest and best yet.

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 26th November 2016, 5:30 am
Updated Tuesday, 6th December 2016, 2:41 pm

The raffle is one of the hospital’s most popular annual fundraising events and this year organisers have managed to offer a top prize of £1,000 in Marks and Spencer vouchers.

Also on offer to lucky winners are £750 Love 2 Shop vouchers and £500 in Amazon vouchers.

Al the money raised will go to fund items from the hospital’s wish list, which aims to make life easier for staff, patients and visitors to the hospital.

Organiser Maxine Alexander said: “We’re delighted to have 50 prizes this year with a total value of £8,000.

“It’s our biggest year yet and it’s a really good fundraiser for us.

“We’re very grateful to the businesses and individuals that have donated prizes and we know the public will get behind us, as they always do.”

Some of the other 50 prizes include a hotel and theatre trip to London, a week-long holiday in a European or American apartment, an overnight stay at Kettering Park Hotel, Centerparcs passes, a John Lewis hamper and £350 in Next vouchers.

Tickets, priced at £1, are available now from the KGH fundraising office by calling 01536 491569. The draw will take place on December 20.