A group of loyal volunteers gathered on Saturday January 14th a little before 5 pm to observe the drawing for this year's raffle.
L to R: Teri Kenny (TJMaxx, event co-sponsor), Anthony Carno '11, Selina Emmanuel (top parent seller) , Bob Carno (parent), Allesandra Carno '14, Laura Carno (parent), Vincent Carno '18, Br. Gabriel Fiumano FSC '47, Kara Johnston (raffle volunteer), Mike and Stacy Cappella (raffle co-chairs), Br. Edmund Dwyer, FSC and Br. Joseph Jozwiak, FSC
Syracuse resident Fred Muratore has been announced as the first-prize winner of CBAs 21st Annual Corvette Raffle, sponsored by Burdick Chevrolet and TJ Maxx. Muratore will take home a brand new 2011 torch red Chevrolet Corvette.
"Ive been buying tickets for years," said Muratore. "I am so happy to finally win this beautiful car! I like the new model since I am at a time in my life when Im glad not to worry about maintenance issues, just get in and drive!"
Raffle winner Fred Muratore and his wife Carolyn accepting their brand-new 2011 torch red Chevrolet Corvette.
Taking the second-prize of $1000 is Merriam S. Brelsfod of Morrisville, PA.
Rounding off third-prize is Dr. Paul Karpinkski 80 of Skaneateles, NY with $500.
Fred Muratore and John Sloan, manager at Burdick Chevrolet, co-sponsor of this years raffle.