A 50/50 Cash Raffle is currently underway to benefit the Blue Horizon Charitable Foundation (BHCF), a registered 501 (c) (3) organization. Tickets are $100 each with a grand prize up to $5000 (actual prize amount will be determined by the number of tickets sold, NYS Gaming Commission Games of Chance Identification Number: GC 60-190-199-09767). The drawing will take place at the foundation’s annual gala being held on Friday, October 19 at Manhattan Penthouse on Fifth Avenue in New York City.

The BHCF, a recognized 501 (c) (3) organization, is dedicated to increasing the awareness of global inequalities in healthcare, as well as providing charitable medical care and education to adults and children in impoverished areas.The winner need not be present to be eligible. To purchase a ticket, please email knovakova@bluehorizonfoundation.org. Checks (made payable to the Blue Horizon Charitable Foundation) and credit cards are preferred. Tickets will be sold through October 19. In accordance with the Internal Revenue Service regulations, the price of the raffle ticket is not deductible as a charitable contribution.

The foundation raises capital in order to support medical centers and clinics by providing medicines vital to basic human survival, by performing advanced medical treatments otherwise not accessible to certain geographic regions, and to finance research and development in stem cell therapies and cellular regenerative medicine.