Franklin Rotary Club is taking its annual Reverse Raffle to Facebook live for a virtual fundraiser.

The reverse raffle is taking place on Oct. 17 from 6 p.m. until the event ends. There are only 300 tickets sold giving participants a 1 in 300 chance of winning a $5,000 grand prize. Ticket holders do not have to be present to win. The first ticket drawn wins $100 and the last ticket drawn wins $5,000. The raffle also includes prizes and gift certificates from local businesses.

In the past, monies raised has benefited the Boys and Girls Club of Franklin-Simpson, Habitat for Humanity of Simpson County, Beasley House — Simpson County School District, Gentlemen’s Unlimited, Junior Achievement, Earth Day, Franklin-Simpson Human Rights Commission Unsung Heroes Banquet, Simpson County Schools Backpack Program, Living Waters, Babe Ruth League Rotary Team, Dictionary Project, Simpson County Literacy Center.

To purchase tickets, contact a local Rotarian or call the local Edward Jones office by calling 270-598-7288.

Follow the event on the Franklin Rotary Facebook page “Franklin Rotary Foundation Inc.”

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