50/50 Draw
WIN BIG and support the Sault Ste. Marie YMCA
You win, we win!

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YMCA Strong Kids is a fundraising campaign focused on raising much needed resources to give kids the opportunities they need to live healthier, happier lives, today and in the future.

50/50 Draw
WIN BIG and support the Sault Ste. Marie YMCA
You win, we win!

estimated take home prize

$

YMCA Strong Kids is a fundraising campaign focused on raising much needed resources to give kids the opportunities they need to live healthier, happier lives, today and in the future.

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Who You Help

The Sault Ste. Marie YMCA is a charitable organization that promotes the development of spirit, mind and body by encouraging healthy lifestyles, personal growth and service to the community.

Proceeds from the Sault Ste. Marie YMCA 50/50 will be used to:

  • Help a child learn to swim
  • Help a teen to learn to lead and feel success
  • Enable a child to participate in a recreation or physical activity
  • Enable a family to use a trusted, quality child care

Join us in ensuring that every kid has the chance to realize their full potential!


How It Works


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50/50 Raffle Winner Announcements

February 2021

Draw Date: February 15th

Winning Number: F-6303893

Jackpot Won: $2,392

January 2021

Draw Date: January 15th

Winning Number: E-1088367

Jackpot Won: $1,728

December 2020

Draw Date: December 15th

Winning Number: D-6706995

Jackpot Won: $2,148

October 2020

Draw Date: November 15th

Winning Number: C-5620200

Jackpot Won: $2,352

September 2020

Draw Date: October 15th

Winning Number: B-1335392

Jackpot Won: $3,512

August 2020

Draw Date: September 15th

Winning Number: A-2784727

Jackpot Won: $2,862

Rules of Play for YMCA of Sault Ste. Marie Monthly 50/50 Electronic Raffle Licence #12067

  1. The lottery will take place monthly starting August 1, 2020.
    Draw #1: Ticket Sales start at 11am on August 1, 2020 and end at 11:59pm September 14, 2020. Draw to take place on September 15th at 10am.
    Draw #2: Ticket Sales start at 11am on September 15, 2020 and end at 11:59pm October 14, 2020. Draw to take place on October 15th at 10am.
    Draw #3: Ticket Sales start at 11am on October 15, 2020 and end at 11:59pm November 15, 2020. Draw to take place on November 16th at 10am.
    Draw #4: Ticket Sales start at 11am on November 16, 2020 and end at 11:59pm December 14, 2020. Draw to take place on December 15th at 10am.
    Draw #5: Ticket Sales start at 11am on December 15, 2020 and end at 11:59pm January 14, 2021. Draw to take place on January 15th 2021 at 10am.
    Draw #6: Ticket Sales start at 11am on January 15, 2021 and end at 11:59pm February 14, 2021. Draw to take place on February 15th at 10am.
    Draw #7: Ticket Sales start at 11am on February 15, 2021 and end at 11:59pm March 14, 2021. Draw to take place on March 15th at 10am.
    Draw #8: Ticket Sales start at 11am on March 15, 2021 and end at 11:59pm April 14, 2021. Draw to take place on April 15th at 10am.
    Draw #9: Ticket Sales start at 11am on April 15, 2021 and end at 11:59pm May 13, 2021. Draw to take place on May 14th at 10am.
    Draw #10: Ticket Sales start at 11am on May 14, 2021 and end at 11:59pm June 14, 2021. Draw to take place on June 15th at 10am.
    Draw #11: Ticket Sales start at 11am on June 15, 2021 and end at 11:59pm July 14, 2021. Draw to take place on July 15th at 10am.
    Draw #12: Ticket Sales start at 11am on July 15, 2021 and end at 11:59pm August 15, 2021. Draw to take place on August 16th at 10am.
    Tickets will be sold online at a web portal www.YMCA5050.ca and in-person through a handheld device provided by Ascend FS at the YMCA Membership Services desk.
  2. All tickets will only be sold to people who are 18 years of age or older.
  3. Tickets are 3 numbers for $5.00, 10 numbers for $10.00, and 60 numbers for $20.00.
  4. Tickets will be sold using electronic raffle system supplied by Ascend FS. Online sales portal is www.ymca5050.ca. Tickets can be purchased at www.YMCA5050.ca or on-site at the YMCA Membership Services desk.
  5. After buying, patrons will be given a receipt with their 50/50 registered numbers from a Random Selection System this receipt will be e-mailed or a physical copy will be distributed by the seller at the YMCA (hand-held device sale). No specific numbers can be given as numbers are generated randomly.
  6. The winning ticket number will be selected by a Random Number Generation (RNG) system from all raffle numbers sold for the draw for that game.
  7. The amount of the current 50/50 prize will be on the online sales portal www.ymca5050.ca. Ticket purchasers can also monitor the status of the raffle at www.facebook.com/SaultSte.MarieYMCA.
  8. The winning number will be announced over www.ymca5050.ca and www.facebook.com/SaultSte.MarieYMCA.
  9. The winner may claim their prize by contacting the YMCA of Sault Ste. Marie at (705)-949-3133 or by email at: info@ssmymca.ca.
    The ticket may then be brought to 235 McNabb St, Sault Ste. Marie at an agreed upon time for ticket verification. The winner will need to produce 2 pieces of photo ID and then be paid by cheque for the amount posted at the event for which they bought their ticket. Winners must have the original winning ticket and no copies. The prize payment will be made by cheque.
  10. The winning ticket holder has 6 months in which to claim their prize from the date of the draw their ticket was purchase for. For example, if the draw was on September 15, 2020 the winner would have until March 15, 2021 to claim their prize.
  11. The winner must provide his/her name, address and phone number with picture identification for our report sheet.
  12. Once the certified winner is verified, and provides identification with photo ID, they will be given a cheque in the amount of the declared prize which is, at minimum, 50% of the total sales for that draw. If the winner cannot provide photo ID, then the winning proceeds will be held until such identification can be provided.
  13. If no winner comes forward, the number will be announced continually posted on www.ymca5050.ca | www.facebook.com/SaultSte.MarieYMCA
  14. In the event that no winner comes forward, the winning stub will be kept in a safety deposit box and held for 6 months. After that time period has elapsed, the prize will be donated to a charity other than the YMCA of Sault Ste. Marie, with the approval of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO).
  15. The following individuals are not eligible to participate in the 50/50 draw:
    • Any and all current staff members of Ascend FS
    • Designated members-in-charge, prize donors, and other persons or companies involved in the conduct of the raffle (including insurance companies, legal and accounting firms, call centers, and all registered Gaming-Related Suppliers, etc.)
    • Board Members and Senior Management of the Sault Ste. Marie YMCA
  16. The above set of Rules of Play will be posted on the YMCA of Sault Ste. Marie 50/50 landing page.

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