SEMINOLE – The Kiwanis Club of Seminole is conducting a raffle for a 2012 Mini Cooper that will benefit the Seminole High School marching band and its fundraising efforts to participate in the 2013 Tournament of Roses Parade.
The club is purchasing a 2012 Mini Cooper Baker Street Limited Edition from Mini of Wesley Chapel for about $25,000.
Raffle tickets are $25 each. Club members hope to sell 4,000 tickets, which would raise $100,000 and net about $75,000 after the expense of the car purchase.
The drawing will be held Saturday, Oct. 6, at the conclusion of the band’s annual Seminole Sound Spectacular event at Seminole High.
For ticket information, call 481-5419.
The Tournament of Roses Parade is Jan. 1 in Pasadena, Calif.