Congratulations to the winners of this year’s Mad Money Raffle. The drawing was held yesterday evening during the City of Sparks, Nevada Government Hometowne Christmas Tree Lighting event. Proceeds from the raffle help fund various community projects each year, including dictionaries for every third-grader and Kids Free Fishing Day in June. 

Grand Prize ($10,000): Leila Groves

First Prize ($1,000): John Graham

Second Prize (Nugget Package 1): Andy Gephardt

Third Prize (Wine Wagon): Mark Stevenson

Fourth Prize (Nugget Package 2): Dick Loveall

Fifth Prize (Reno Phil Package): Paul Speakman

We thank our club members for their efforts to sell raffle tickets for our annual fundraiser. Thanks also to members that helped fill the Wine Wagon Prize.

Special thanks to our ticket and prize sponsors:

Thanks to Nevada Blue ( for design and printing of the raffle tickets. 

Thanks to the Nugget Casino Resort and Marnell Gaming for generously donating two gift packages including restaurant gift certificates and room nights. 

Thanks to the Reno Phil for generously donating a ticket package for the raffle. 

Thanks also to all who purchased tickets for this year’s fundraiser to help fund our various community projects.