Tickets are on sale Monday March 3, 2014 through Friday June 6, 2014.
The Winner will be drawn on Wednesday June 11, 2014 at The Neighborhood Center's
Administrative Offices located at 293 Genesee Street in Utica, NY
1 Chance To Win - Donation: $20 

2 Chances To Win - Donation: $40

3 Chances To Win - Donation: $60

4 Chances To Win - Donation: $80

5 Chances To Win - Donation: $100
“A Day In The Big Leagues” Contest Rules
You may enter the contest by purchasing a raffle ticket for the contest between March 3, 2014 and June 6, 2014, or until sold out. Qualifying for the grand prize
will be determined by one random drawing to be held on June 11, 2014 at the Neighborhood Center Administrative Offices located at 293 Genesee Street, Utica,
NY 13501. Winner does not need to be present to win. If a ticket is drawn and determined illegible (poor handwriting, full name not given, no contact information,
etc) a second ticket will be drawn and announced as the winner.
Contestants must be legal U.S. residents, 18 years or older. Odds of winning depend on the number of entries. A maximum of a thousand (1,000) tickets can be
Grand Prize: One winner will receive Four (4) tickets to the New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox game on Saturday, June 28, 2014, 7:15pm. Seats will be
located in the MVP section behind home plate. Round-trip limousine service will be provided to Yankees Stadium by Adonis-Avanti Transportation Service Inc. &
Crystal Coach Charters, Inc. The winner will also receive a $400.00 gift certificate to NYY Steak and $350.00 additional spending money.
a. The Neighborhood Center, Inc. is not responsible for rain delays or rainouts, however, if one were to occur and the game was rescheduled, the package
would be honored for the alternate date.
b. Winner is responsible for payment of all federal, state, and local taxes on prize and for any other expenses not specified herein, and relating to the
acceptance and use of their prize. Winners will be required to sign an IRS Form W-9 or equivalent. Please consult your tax advisor.
c. By participating in the contest, the winner or winners agree to have their name, voice or likeness used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating
to this contest without additional financial or other compensation, and to sign a publicity release prior to acceptance of the prize.
d. Contest winners will be required to sign a liability release prior to acceptance of any prize valued at $600 or greater. Pursuant to the liability release,
the winners will agree to hold The Neighborhood Center, affiliated companies, and the officers, shareholders, directors, employees, agents and
representatives of each of them harmless against any and all claims or liability arising directly or indirectly from the prize or participate in the contest.
The Neighborhood Center, Inc., in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process, or who is otherwise in
violation of the rules. The organization further reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the contest if it is not capable of completion as planned,
including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention or technical failures of any sort.
e. Copies of the written contest rules are available during regular business hours at: The Neighborhood Center, Inc., 293 Genesee Street, Utica, NY 13501.
The Neighborhood Center Was Featured In The October 2013 Edition of Response Magazine, The Magazine of United Methodist "Women In Mission." 
Click the link below to read this article!
This book is an Ethnographic Oral History of The Neighborhood Center, Inc., located in Utica, NY.  Photos are provided by Dr. Marie Russo.
The author, Dr. Kathryn Hartz Beard, seeks to find the gifts "in her and through her" that will preserve her memories of The House on Mary Street.  Woven with the rich and descriptive oral histories provided by Miss Russo, and the historical records of the agency, she seeks to preserve the early history of The Neighborhood Center.

Dr. Beard is a native of East Utica.  She is a graduate of Syracuse University and earned her Doctorate from the University of Virginia.  Dr. Beard has twenty years experience as an educator and school administrator.  She has served as a clinical faculty member of Virginia Tech.  Married to Dale Beard, they, and their children Dale, Jr. and Madison VanDuyne, live in Roanoke Virginia.  Dr. Beard and her siblings, Henry, Mary, Betty and Richard are all part of the Neighborhood Center legacy.
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