The names of two lucky people who bought tickets for the 2011 OLOL Children’s Hospital Mansion and a pair of BCS National Championship Game in New Orleans tickets have been announced on WAFB’s 6 pm newscast Tuesday, December 6. The first drawing for the tickets to the BCS National Championship Game in New Orleans came from those who purchased tickets from 7pm Saturday, December 3 until 1pm Tuesday, December 6. The second drawing for the Mansion came from the BCS National Championship Game-eligible tickets and those tickets that were purchased prior to 7pm on December 3. Thanks to everyone who bought a ticket and to all who supported the raffle to benefit Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital, including WAFB-TV Channel 9. Congratulations to the winners: • Two (2) tickets to the BCS National Championship Game in New Orleans on January 9: Michelle Brister from Pride, LA • OLOL Children’s Hospital Mansion: Priscilla Simoneaux from Maurepas, LA A total of 10,306 tickets were purchased, raising more than ONE MILLION DOLLARS to go toward lifesaving care for kids!
Thank you also to all of the 2011 OLOL Children's Hospital Mansion Donors who helped make this year's campaign a success.