Winners announced in St. Jude Dream Home giveaway
CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) -- For just a $100 donation to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Mary Makooi is now the proud owner of a brand new home.
The newly built St. Jude Dream Home, located in the Georgetown Bay community of Ooltewah, given away during a live broadcast on Sunday afternoon along with other high-end prizes.
The St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway is a community service project sponsored by WRCB Channel 3, Pratt Homebuilders, WUSY US-101, Comcast, and the Chattanooga Times Free Press to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
In addition to the St. Jude Dream Home house, 14 other prizes were also given away, each valued at $500 or more.
These prizes included:
$1,000 Gift Certificate towards purchase of Faux wood blinds, courtesy of The Blind Lady won by Charlene Wright from Spring City.
Talo SmartTouch Kitchen faucet and accessories package, courtesy of Brizo won by Billy Cunningham from Rossville.
$1,200 gift certificate for one luxurious area rug, courtesy of The Rug Rack won by Charles and Janette McClure from Delano.
Country Music Awards Show autographed guitar, courtesy of WUSY US-101won by Jean Begley from Etowah.
Artist print with framing from Reflections Gallery won by Cynthia Lotrow from Chattanooga.
Two-night stay in the penthouse suite at the Holiday Inn Resort in Panama City Beach won by Sybil Lewis from Jasper.
$1,000 Target Gift Card, courtesy of Jody Millard Pest Control won by Doug and Kim Barta from Ringgold.
$1,000 gift certificate to Lisa's Gold and Diamonds won by Mary McDaniel from Hixson.
$1,000 lawn and garden merchandise, courtesy of The Barn Nursery won by Carolyn Wooden from Scottsboro, Alabama.
Home Entertainment Package, courtesy of Pediatric Dentistry of Ooltewah, LLC won by Don Hines from Cleveland.
$1,000 gift certificate at Gordon's Cleaners and Launderers won by Stephen Stapleton from Chattanooga.
$1,000 shopping spree at JCPenney won by Frank Smith, Sr. from Chattanooga.
Salon Products and spa services, courtesy of A Better You Day Spa won by Douglas Forquer from Cleveland.
$1,000 VISA gift card from AirSystems Unlimited won by Ruth Foote from Chattanooga.
Early Bird Prize- Seven night stay in a five bedroom luxurious rental in Orlando, courtesy of Quinn's Vacation Homes won by Dwainea Divinsky from Cleveland.
Proceeds benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis which helps many children in the Channel 3 viewing area. If you are not near a computer or television, you can listen to our radio partners on US-101 or read about it in tomorrow's Times Free Press.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is internationally recognized for its pioneering work in finding cures and saving children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases. St. Jude is the first and only pediatric cancer center to be designated as a Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute.