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Psychological and Brain Sciences Holiday Raffle for Charity

Event Details

December 3—December 13, 2018

Tobin Hall

Room: 440

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
The Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences (PBS) is raising money for two local organizations, Foster Dignity and the Franklin County Regional Dog Shelter, by holding a raffle for several holiday gift baskets. Raffle ticket revenues will be split evenly between these charities.
Basket themes include UMass PBS Merchandise, New England Sports, Wine and Chocolate (age 21 and over), Arts and Crafts Fun for Kids, Pony Ride, It's All Fun and Games, and A Taste of India.
To view basket pictures and lists of items please visit
Raffle ticket prices are $2 for 1 ticket, $5 for 3 tickets, $10 for 10 tickets.
Tickets can be purchased and selections made in Tobin Hall 440 and 441. Opportunities to view the baskets in the 4th floor lobby will be announced on the PBS Facebook page.
The raffle drawing will take place on December 13th during the PBS holiday celebration held in the fourth floor lobby of Tobin Hall. While you do not need to be present to win a basket, participants are encouraged to join department members to see if they are holding a lucky ticket! Baskets need to be claimed by December 21, 2018.
Help PBS raise money for these two very wonderful organizations who do great work for our local community.
For more information about these charities please visit their websites:
Franklin County Regional Dog Shelter:
Check out updates on the PBS Facebook page: