The Roycroft Campus, a treasured National Historic Landmark, is undergoing a remarkable restoration effort and the community is urged to lend their support! The Roycroft Restoration Raffle offers an incredible opportunity to win exciting prizes while contributing to the preservation of this cultural gem. The highly anticipated drawing will take place on Aug. 31 at 6 p.m. in the Roycroft Power House and livestreamed online.
Born at the turn of the 20th century, the Roycroft Campus holds a special place in the hearts of local community members as well as lovers of history and the arts from across the globe. The Roycroft Campus Corporation, a nonprofit charitable organization, has been working to restore the historic Copper Shop and Print Shop buildings for several years, with the Copper Shop restoration about to conclude this year. It also offers tours, classes, exhibits, and other educational programming, including operating a Visitor Center that is free and open to the public five days a week. As the restoration journey continues, individuals are invited to become a part of this historic preservation effort by purchasing raffle tickets.
Here are the key details about the Roycroft Restoration Raffle:
• Grand Prize: One lucky winner will be bestowed with a remarkable $10,000 cash prize!
• Additional Prizes: In addition to the grand prize, five more winners will be drawn, each receiving an impressive $1,000 cash prize.
• Limited Tickets: Only 450 tickets are being sold.
• Ticket Price: Each ticket is priced at $100. Funds raised from ticket sales will directly contribute to the preservation of this iconic landmark for generations to come.
The restoration of the Roycroft Campus is an ambitious and multifaceted project. Each ticket purchased will make a tangible difference, ensuring that the Roycroft Campus remains a symbol of inspiration and cultural significance. Raffle tickets can be purchased on the Roycroft Campus, located at 31 South Grove St. in East Aurora, or by calling (716) 655-0261. Visit www.roycroftcampuscorp.com for more information.