Northwest NEWS

April 3, 2000


MSA raffle features airfares, travel, and more

   The Mutliple Sclerosis Association (MSA) of King County's annual raffle is set for May 17. Tickets are $2, and ticketholders need not be present to win.

   Prizes include a Vancouver, B.C. getaway; tickets to the Paramount Theatre's opening night of the Bolshoi Ballet; Olympic Music Festival's Philadelphia String Quartet lawn concert tickets; admissions to Dimitriou's Jazz Alley; swing dance lessons at Dave Atkinson Dance Studio; and Mt. Hood/Timberline Lodge lift tickets.

   The MSA raffle is again offering two round-trip airline tickets on major airlines to national and regional destinations, and tickets to The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.

   The Seattle sports memorabilia package includes an autographed Vin Baker Sonics jersey, an Edgar Martinez Mariners baseball, Sam Adams Seahawks football, Thunderbirds team poster, and a WSU Cougars sweatshirt. Sightseeing packages feature Mosquito Fleet whale watching in the scenic San Juan Islands and dinner aboard the Spirit of Washington Dinner Train.

   To be included in the drawing, all entries must be returned to the MS Association no later than 5 p.m., Monday, May 15th. Raffle tickets can be obtained by contacting MSA of King County; 753 N. 35th St., Suite 208; Seattle, WA 98103-8802; or by calling MSA at 206-633-2606. Additional information on the raffle and its prizes is available online at