The Lake Barcroft Woman's Club RAFFLE Fundraiser⁠ for Charity

BUY-A-BUNCH-OF-TICKETS


BUY-A-BUNCH-OF-TICKETS for a chance to win fabulous raffle prizes!

  • ⁠75 Raffle Tickets for $200.
  • 35 Raffle Tickets for $100.
  • 15 Raffle Tickets for $50.
  •  6 Raffle Tickets for $25.
  •  1-5 Raffle Tickets for $5 each.

Scroll down this page to see nearly 60 raffle prizes, valued together at over $7,500!

Let's play for prizes ... but remember that the raffle is a fundraiser for charity. Your buying a bunch of tickets will provide much needed funds for this year's LBWC-selected charities

  • Bailey's Crossroads Volunteer Fire Department
  • Culmore Clinic
  • Friends of Woodrow Wilson Library
  • Justice High School Scholarship Fund
  • Literacy Council of Northern Virginia
  • Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund.

⁠DOUBLE-BLIND PRIZE DRAWING:

⁠A “double-blind” drawing will be held as a lottery where a prize and a raffle ticket winner for that prize are each drawn randomly as follows:

  1. Separate cards, each with the number assigned to the prize, are placed in a prize hopper. All purchased raffle tickets are placed in a separate ticket hopper.
  2. During the drawing, a prize number card and a raffle ticket are each drawn randomly from their respective hoppers. The drawn raffle ticket becomes the winner of that drawn prize.
  3. Winners' names will be published with the prizes on this page.

RAFFLE RULES:

  1. Anyone who purchases a ticket is eligible for a chance to win a prize.
  2. A raffle ticket is not associated with any specific prize prior to the double-blind drawing.
  3. A name must be written on the raffle ticket and an email address or phone number provided to the LBWC Raffle Coordinator Jennifer Beggs.
  4. All raffle ticket entries must be received by the LBWC Raffle Coordinator Jennifer Beggs by Friday, April 30, 2021 to be entered into the drawing.
  5. The drawing will be held on Zoom and recorded on Sunday, May 2, 2021. A link will be posted here and on LakeLink to join on Zoom and to view the recording.
  6. You need not be present to win.
  7. You need not live in Lake Barcroft to win.
  8. One ticket allows you to be eligible for a chance to win one prize. You may win more than one prize when you enter more than one ticket.
  9. The names of the prize winners will be published on this page no later than close of business on Monday, May 3, 2021.
  10. If a winner decides to sell his/her prize, LBWC would be grateful to have the proceeds donated to its fundraiser so that the funds can be distributed to the charities.
  11. Winners must collect their respective prize(s) from the LBWC Raffle Coordinator Jennifer Beggs no later than Saturday, May 15, 2021 or their prize(s) will be forfeited. Another raffle ticket winner will be drawn for each unclaimed prize from the remaining tickets in the hopper on Sunday, May 16, 2021.


 

CLICK BELOW TO GET YOUR RAFFLE TICKETS!




MANY THANKS TO THE GENEROUS RAFFLE PRIZE DONORS! 

Jan Barrett, Jennifer Beggs, Elizabeth Berry, Chica Brunsvold, Linda Haake and Holly Schneider, Jane Heckler and Karen Garcia of Studio Body Logic, Trang Gueron, Stephanie Kozemchak, Alan Ladwig, Debbie Ladwig, Jay Lipman of Test Your Best, Ron and Wilma Kaplan of Ayers Variety & Hardware, Wanda Martinson, Massage Envy Falls Church, George McLennan, Randa Mendenhall, Brigid Buck Mooney, D.D.S. of Clarendon Family Dentistry, Keri Putonen of Unleashed Abilities, Robin Rinearson, Alice Rowan, Marie-France Smith, PhD., Donna Sanger, Sarah Trott, Kathy Utgoff, Meghan Whaley of STUDIO by Trishman Speyer and Mei Xie.⁠⁠


[1] Acrylic Painting - Yellow Flowers

Original framed 16" x 31" painting in acrylic on canvas by Win Hooper, wife of Henry T. J. Hooper, a former diplomat to Rhodesia. Estimated Value: unknown.

⁠[30] Family Consultation for Testing Prep

ISEE or SSAT prep, or any other Test Your Best service, including LSAT, GMAT or GRE tutoring. Stated Value: $450.

For high school sophomores and juniors, topics include the differences between the SAT and ACT, which tests to take, when to take them, and other long-term planning issues. Other issues vital to the student’s success can also be addressed at this time.

[2] Beggs Bold Blends Spice Collection

The Weekender Trio by Lake Barcroft chef Jennifer Beggs of cookinglessonswithjenniferbeggs.com contains three 6-fluid-ounce bottles (3/4 cup each) of her gourmet seasonings: Taco Seasoning, Southwest Seasoning and Burger & Steak Seasoning. Stated Value: $35.

[31] Fused Glass Art - Sea Turtle 

⁠Eight-inch fused glass art plate with enameled sea turtle.  Estimated Value: $50.

[3] Photograph - Montage of Flowers

⁠A professionally matted and framed 18" x 24" photo montage of flowers by Lake Barcroft photographer George McLennan. Stated Value: $250.

[32] Washington, D.C. Studio Workspace

Enjoy a pass for three days at STUDIO by Tishman Speyer, an in-house, comprehensive coworking platform providing premium office space solutions for companies of all sizes.

STUDIO offers the flexibility of traditional coworking in a sophisticated, mature environment reflecting the latest office design trends. The space is equipped with premium acoustics, secure private networks, a variety of meeting and collaboration spaces, refreshments, curated programming and more. 

Located at 900 19th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C., STUDIO is offering three individual day passes which includes access to a flex desk, five hours of conference room usage, coffee and filtered water, lounge area, phone booths and roof deck. There are no blackout dates, staff do not work on Federal Holidays. Stated Value: $75. Expires: May 3, 2022.

[4] Gift Certificate - Ayers Variety & Hardware Store

⁠An old-time variety store that sells everything from tools to hardwares to stationery and toys, owned by Lake Barcroft residents Ron and Wilma Kaplan. Stated Value: $25.


[33] Print - Birdlam

An offset print by York Printing Company, 29" x 23". Estimated Value: $160.

The original painting by Lake Barcroft artist Chica Brunsvold was hung in the National Watercolor Society Exhibition in California and sold at the Art League in Alexandria for $3500 during Chica’s solo show in 1996.

[5] Custom Ikebana Arrangement 

Lake Barcroft Ikebana artist Elizabeth Berry will create a one-of-a-kind floral composition with seasonal flowers and greens for you. Estimated Value: $70.

⁠Elizabeth Berry studied for over 30 years and is a professor of ikebana who teaches Japanese floral design both virtually and at Beach 1. 

⁠[34] Beggs Bold Blends Spice Collection

The Rookie Trio by Lake Barcroft chef Jennifer Beggs of cookinglessonswithjenniferbeggs.com contains three 6-fluid-ounce bottles (3/4 cup each) of her gourmet seasonings: Taco Seasoning, Poultry & Pork Seasoning and Burger & Steak Seasoning. Stated Value: $35.

[6] Washington, D.C. Studio Workspace

⁠Enjoy a pass for three days at STUDIO by Tishman Speyer is an in-house, comprehensive coworking platform providing premium office space solutions for companies of all sizes.

STUDIO offers the flexibility of traditional coworking in a sophisticated, mature environment reflecting the latest office design trends. The space is equipped with premium acoustics, secure private networks, a variety of meeting and collaboration spaces, refreshments, curated programming and more. 

Located at 900 19th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C., STUDIO is offering three individual day passes which includes access to a flex desk, five hours of conference room usage, coffee and filtered water, lounge area, phone booths and roof deck. There are no blackout dates, staff do not work on Federal Holidays. Stated Value: $75. Expires: May 3, 2022.

[35] Pearl and Amethyst Necklace

A handcrafted pearl and amethyst necklace with Hill Tribe Silver drop (99% Silver) filled with pearls, amethyst, and garnet beads; Hill Tribe Silver clasp by Lake Barcroft artist Debbie LadwigStated Value: $150.

Debbie Ladwig has exercised her love of beads and natural stones by creating one-of-a-kind jewelry and mosaics for more than 30 years.

[7] Watercolor Painting - Fresh Garden

A 22" x 18" original watercolor by Catherine Rubino. Estimated Value: unknown, although several of her paintings have sold for over $1000. 

Catherine Rubino (1907 - 1984) was active and lived in California and New Mexico. Studied at the CCAC with Phil Paradise. She is known for her watercolor paintings. Exhibitions included SF Women Artists; Oakland Art Gallery, 1945, 1953 (solo); Santa Cruz, 1948; American WC Society and Calif. WC Society, 1948-53; PAFA, 1949-52; Pasadena Art Inst., 1952. 

[36] French Language Lessons

Jump start your French language skills with Lake Barcroft native speaker and tutor Marie-France Smith, PhD. in three one-hour private lessons. Stated Value: $240.

 [8] Beggs Bold Blends Spice Collection

The Traveler Trio by Lake Barcroft chef Jennifer Beggs of jcookinglessonswithjenniferbeggs.com contains three 6-fluid-ounce bottles (3/4 cups each) of her gourmet seasonings: Caribbean Seasoning, Greek Seasoning and Southwest Seasoning. Stated Value: $35.

[37] Hand-dyed Silk Scarf

An original hand-dyed silk scarf, 54" x 10", made by Lake Barcroft artist Jan Barrett in the Japanese Shibori style. The silk is folded, pleated and bound before it is dyed. The results are always a surprise. You will receive many compliments on this patriotic red, white and blue scarf! Stated Value: $40.



[9] Electronic Dog Training Collar

Electronic dog training collar provides 3 training modes. For all sizes of dogs from 6 to 110 lbs. Stated Value: $30.


[38] Private At-Home Puppy Training Session

Lake Barcroft dog trainer Keri Putonen of Unleashed Abilities can bring the best out in you and your dog. Get started with one private at-home puppy training session. Stated Value: $150.

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[10] Private Pilates Lesson

A one-hour introduction to Pilates courtesy of Studio Body Logic owner and former Lake Barcroft resident Karen Garcia. Pilates lengthens and stretches all the major muscle groups in the body in a balanced fashion. It improves flexibility, strength, balance and body awareness. Studio Body Logic is located in Arlington and Alexandria, Virginia. Stated Value: $70.

[39] Acrylic Painting - Catbird Seat

professionally framed 39" x 31" original acrylic on paper painting by Lake Barcroft artist Chica Brunsvold which was chosen from more than 1,000 entries to hang at the prestigious 144th American Watercolor Society (AWS) exhibition in  NYC. It was the 3rd painting of Chica’s to hang  in the annual AWS show and secured her the coveted Signature Membership in 2011. It was purchased, unframed, for $1,200 by a Lake Barcroft resident who reluctantly had to downsize for a move to an apartment, so she donated this painting for this fundraiser. Estimated Value: $1375.

[11] Photograph - Lake Barcroft and Cherry Blossoms

A 16" x 20" matted and framed photograph by Lake Barcroft photographer Tom Donlan of a cherry blossom tree near the lake in Lake Barcroft. Estimated Value: $150.

[40] Beggs Bold Blends Spice Collection

The Frontier Trio by Lake Barcroft chef Jennifer Beggs of cookinglessonswithjenniferbeggs.com contains three 6-fluid-ounce bottles (3/4 cup each) of her gourmet seasonings: Poultry & Pork Seasoning, Southwest Seasoning, Burger & Steak Seasoning. Stated Value: $35.

[12] Massage, Facial or Stretch Session

⁠Enjoy one free massage, facial or total body stretch session courtesy of Massage Envy Falls Church. Routine self-care keeps the mind and body happy. Keep your body working and it will thank you later. Estimated Value: $70 - $120.

⁠[41] Fused Art Glass

Fused art glass, 11.5" x 4.25", by Kathy Hudson. Working in her studio overlooking beautiful Lake Travis in Austin, Texas, Kathy is constantly challenged and enthralled by creating fused glass pieces based on good design, eye-catching color combinations and  intriguing patterns with an intention of  functionality and affordability. Estimated Value: $75.

[13] Painting - Capitol and Frogs

⁠An 18" x 24" painting by former Lake Barcroft resident Alice Rowan. Alice paints whimsical scenes of animals, plants and places. She works in a variety of media including oil, acrylic and watercolor. She finds the natural setting of Lake Barcroft and surrounding areas particularly inspirational. Estimated Value: $300.

 [42] Beggs Bold Blends Spice Blends

⁠⁠⁠The Big Bold Six-Pack by Lake Barcroft chef Jennifer Beggs of cookinglessonswithjenniferbeggs.com contains six 6-fluid-ounce bottles (3/4 cup each) of her gourmet seasonings: Southwest Seasoning, Burger & Steak Seasoning, Poultry & Pork Seasoning, Taco Seasoning, Greek Seasoning and Caribbean Seasoning. Stated Value: $60. 

⁠[43] Beggs Bold Blends Spice Collection

The Rookie Trio by Lake Barcroft chef Jennifer Beggs of cookinglessonswithjenniferbeggs.com contains three 6-fluid-ounce bottles (3/4 cup each) of her gourmet seasonings: Taco Seasoning, Poultry & Pork Seasoning and Burger & Steak Seasoning. Stated Value: $35.

 [14] Washington, D.C. Workspace

Enjoy a pass for three days at STUDIO by Tishman Speyer, an in-house, comprehensive coworking platform providing premium office space solutions for companies of all sizes.

STUDIO offers the flexibility of traditional coworking in a sophisticated, mature environment reflecting the latest office design trends. The space is equipped with premium acoustics, secure private networks, a variety of meeting and collaboration spaces, refreshments, curated programming and more.  

Located at 900 19th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C., STUDIO is offering three individual day passes which includes access to a flex desk, five hours of conference room usage, coffee and filtered water, lounge area, phone booths and roof deck. There are no blackout dates, staff do not work on Federal Holidays. Stated Value: $75. Expires: May 3, 2022.

[44] One-of-a-Kind Fiber Art

Night Sky by Lake Barcroft artist Jan Barrett is matted and framed 12" x 10" original fiber art. It incorporates layers of natural and synthetic fabrics with hand and machine stitching and beading. It can be appreciated on two levels: from a distance and again close up where you can see the intricate details. Stated Value: $75.


[15] Print - Tied Up 

⁠ A 20" x 17" framed print of a watercolor painting by Kathryn Dumphy. Depicts lobster boats waiting in the mud flats of St. Martins, NB. Stated Value: $150.

[45] Massage, Facial or Stretch Session

⁠Enjoy one free massage, facial or total body stretch session courtesy of Massage Envy Falls Church. Routine self-care keeps the mind and body happy. Keep your body working and it will thank you later. Estimated Value: $70 - $120.

[16] Beggs Bold Blends Spice Collection

⁠The Frontier Trio by Lake Barcroft chef Jennifer Beggs of cookinglessonswithjenniferbeggs.com contains three 6-fluid-ounce bottles (3/4 cup each) of her gourmet seasonings: Poultry & Pork Seasoning, Southwest Seasoning, Burger & Steak Seasoning. Stated Value: $35.


[46] Board Game - ACQUIRE 

Multi-player mergers and acquisitions themed board game. Estimated Value: Rare.  Used: $65 on eBay; New in Box: $120 on eBay.

[17] Private Pilates Lesson

A one-hour introduction to Pilates courtesy of Studio Body Logic owner and former Lake Barcroft resident Karen Garcia. Pilates lengthens and stretches all the major muscle groups in the body in a balanced fashion. It improves flexibility, strength, balance and body awareness. Studio Body Logic is located in Arlington and Alexandria, Virginia. Stated Value: $70.

[47] Pottery - Four Bowls Set 

Handmade by Lake Barcroft artist Randa Mendenhall who specializes in making functional pottery pieces like bowls, dishes and mugs. Randa loves making pottery and has been a potter for more than 15 years. Estimated Value: $60.

[18] Painting - Capitol At Night

A 20" x 16" painting by former Lake Barcroft resident Alice Rowan. Alice paints whimsical scenes of animals, plants and places. She works in a variety of media including oil, acrylic and watercolor. She finds the natural setting of Lake Barcroft and surrounding areas particularly inspirational. Estimated Value: $100.


 [48] Custom Teeth Whitening Kit

⁠⁠A custom take-home teeth whitening kit courtesy of Lake Barcroft resident Brigid Buck Mooney, D.D.S. of Clarendon Family Dentistry. Stated Value: $500. 

[19] Beggs Bold Blends Spice Collection

⁠The Griller Trio by Lake Barcroft chef Jennifer Beggs of cookinglessonswithjenniferbeggs.com contains three 6-fluid-ounce bottles (3/4 cup each) of her gourmet seasonings: Caribbean Seasoning, Southwest Seasoning and Burger & Steak Seasoning. Stated Value: $35. 


⁠[49] Painting - Herons and Frogs

An 18" x 24" painting by former Lake Barcroft resident Alice Rowan. Alice paints whimsical scenes of animals, plants and places. She works in a variety of media including oil, acrylic and watercolor. She finds the natural setting of Lake Barcroft and surrounding areas particularly inspirational. Estimated Value: $300.

[20] Watercolor Painting

A 21" x 18" framed watercolor painting by Shelley Wilson. Stated Value: $250.

[50] Royal Seat Cushion

⁠Even hard chairs can feel like the comfiest throne when they get the Royal Seat Cushion treatment. Retail Price: $79.

[21] Washington, D.C. Studio Workspace

⁠Enjoy a pass for three days at STUDIO by Tishman Speyer, an in-house, comprehensive coworking platform providing premium office space solutions for companies of all sizes.

STUDIO offers the flexibility of traditional coworking in a sophisticated, mature environment reflecting the latest office design trends. The space is equipped with premium acoustics, secure private networks, a variety of meeting and collaboration spaces, refreshments, curated programming and more. 

Located at 900 19th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C., STUDIO is offering three individual day passes which includes access to a flex desk, five hours of conference room usage, coffee and filtered water, lounge area, phone booths and roof deck. There are no blackout dates, staff do not work on Federal Holidays. Stated Value: $75. Expires: May 3, 2022.

[51] Print - Giraffe

A 9" x 15" print by internationally known artist Ruane Manning who mixes paint on canvas with a reverence for nature and the animals that share this Earth with us to create spectacular works of art. 

[22] Norpro Grinder/Mincer/Pasta Maker

Product description hereStated Value: $42. 

[52] Beggs Bold Blends Spice Collection

⁠⁠The Big Bold Six-Pack by Lake Barcroft chef Jennifer Beggs of cookinglessonswithjenniferbeggs.com contains six 6-fluid-ounce bottles (3/4 cup each) of her gourmet seasonings: Southwest Seasoning, Burger & Steak Seasoning, Poultry & Pork Seasoning, Taco Seasoning, Greek Seasoning and Caribbean Seasoning. Stated Value: $60. 

[23] Oil Painting - Virgin Gorda French West Indies 

A 9" x 7" oil on canvas painting by an award-winning en plein air painter Joanne Lavender of Colorado Springs, Colorado. She is inspired by the wild and natural places of the western United States. 

[53] Tool - GemRed Mini Digital Level

 GemRed 82412 Mini Digital Level, Angle Gauge, Angle Finder, Protractor Inclinometer Aluminum Framework with Magnet. Stated Value $25.

[24] Massage, Facial or Stretch Session

⁠⁠⁠Enjoy one free massage, facial or total body stretch session courtesy of Massage Envy Falls Church. Routine self-care keeps the mind and body happy. Keep your body working and it will thank you later. Estimated Value: $70 - $120. 

[54] Acrylic Painting - Fuji⁠

A colorful acrylic painting, 24" x 18", by Lake Barcroft artist Mei Xie. She describes her inspiration for this painting, "Looking at it from across the lake, it was magic and spiritual, when we stayed at the foot of Mount Fuji in 2018.  No wonder it is the symbol of the country (Japan).  I painted it, reliving the magic that I felt and has captured the nation for thousands of years."  Stated Value: $150.


[25] Needlepoint 

⁠A 10" x 8" matted needlepoint by Marcia Pitts of Gaithersburg, Maryland. Marcia enjoys customizing her special needlepoint works for family and friends.

[55] Beggs Fold Blends Spice Collection

⁠⁠The Weekender Trio by Lake Barcroft chef Jennifer Beggs of cookinglessonswithjenniferbeggs.com contains three 6-fluid-ounce bottles (3/4 cup each) of her gourmet seasonings: Taco Seasoning, Southwest Seasoning and Burger & Steak Seasoning. Stated Value: $35.

[26] Washington, D.C. Studio Workspace

Enjoy a pass for three days at STUDIO by Tishman Speyer, an in-house, comprehensive coworking platform providing premium office space solutions for companies of all sizes.

STUDIO offers the flexibility of traditional coworking in a sophisticated, mature environment reflecting the latest office design trends. The space is equipped with premium acoustics, secure private networks, a variety of meeting and collaboration spaces, refreshments, curated programming and more. 

Located at 900 19th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C., STUDIO is offering three individual day passes which includes access to a flex desk, five hours of conference room usage, coffee and filtered water, lounge area, phone booths and roof deck. There are no blackout dates, staff do not work on Federal Holidays. Stated Value: $75. Expires: May 3, 2022.

[56] Galactic Retablo - Rainy Days and Mondays …

Rainy Days and Mondays … by Lake Barcroft artist Alan Ladwig depicts the last day of the dinosaurs. This mixed media art uses a cigar box, space imagery, plastic figures, Mardi Gras beads, bottle caps, and glow-in-the-dark stickers. 12” high x 9½” wide x 2” deep. Stated Value: $80.

Alan Ladwig is a self-taught artist. Under the name of To Orbit Productionshe creates one-of-a-kind Galactic Retablos, Space Ambassadors and Tin Mosaics.


[27] Watercolor Painting - Rehoboth Beach, Delaware Seascape

⁠A 24" x 18" watercolor painting by former Lake Barcroft resident Alice Rowan. Alice paints whimsical scenes of animals, plants and places. She works in a variety of media including oil, acrylic and watercolor. She finds the natural setting of Lake Barcroft and surrounding areas particularly inspirational. Estimated Value: $100.

 

[57] Beggs Bold Blends Spice Collection

⁠⁠The Traveler Trio by Lake Barcroft chef Jennifer Beggs of cookinglessonswithjenniferbeggs.com contains three 6-fluid-ounce bottles (3/4 cup each) of her gourmet seasonings: Caribbean Seasoning, Greek Seasoning and Southwest Seasoning. Stated Value: $35.  

⁠[28] Beggs Bold Blends Spice Collection

The Griller Trio by Lake Barcroft chef Jennifer Beggs of cookinglessonswithjenniferbeggs.com contains three 6-fluid-ounce bottles (3/4 cup each) of her gourmet seasonings: Caribbean Seasoning, Southwest Seasoning and Burger & Steak Seasoning. Stated Value: $35. 


[58] Massage, Facial or Stretch Session

⁠Enjoy one free massage, facial or total body stretch session courtesy of Massage Envy Falls Church. Routine self-care keeps the mind and body happy. Keep your body working and it will thank you later. Estimated Value: $70 - $120.

[29] Custom-Painted Portrait of Your Pet

⁠Have a custom 8" x 10" framed portrait of your pet painted by Lake Barcroft artist Stepanie Kozemchak. Stated Value: $250.

Stephanie is an award-winning artist, a founding member of the Lake Barcroft Art League and has exhibited in numerous international, national and regional shows.


[59] Lake Barcroft Boat Ride for 1-4 Adults

Sit back and relax on a one-hour pontoon boat ride around the beautiful and scenic Lake Barcroft hosted by Holly Schneider and Linda Haake for up to four adults. Expires May 2, 2022. Stated Value: $60.