To emphasize the importance of this raffle, we would
like to share its history. Many years ago, the Chamber was provided office space
– free of charge – in the former Cook School.
In 1994, a fire destroyed the School and the Chamber was forced to find
other accommodations. To help cover the
cost of the Chamber's new rent, the Bonanza Raffle was created. It has since
become a staple of our Chamber and remained a popular and affordable
fundraiser. Theoretically, it has the potential to become our biggest