BOISE -- Sunday night was lucky for one Idaho woman who donatedher hard-earned money to a great cause. But even more importantly, thousands of children will benefit at St. Jude Children's Research Hospitalbecause of the generous donationsfrom thousands of peoplethat came in during the St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway.
KTVB and St. Jude would like to extend a big congratulations toTamera Hunt of Eagle, Idaho.
Tamera was one of 7,777 people to donate $100 to St. Jude. She learned the news while visiting Las Vegas to celebrate her daughter's 21st birthday.
Tamera Hunt called our newsroom minutes after learning she won the dream home. Listen to her reaction by clicking here.
The St. Jude Dream Home is valued at $475,000 and is certified green and carbon neutral.
Everyone who entered the drawingbought a ticket for $100, all of which was donated to St. Jude.
Tamera Hunt's name was chosen from thousands of entries during theNews at Ten on Sunday, just moments after the tickets to the raffle sold out.
ButTamerais not the only winner in the St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway. While she may havewon the grand prize, there is still a big list of other winners, and that doesn't include the real winners in this raffle -- the children who will benefit from all of the generous donations.
Here is a complete list of winners:
- Scott Blaylock - Mor Furniture $2,500 shopping spree
- Dan Nutsch - An Outdoor Kitchen Oasis courtesy of Idaho Patio
- Carrie Allumbaugh - A Maytag Washer and Dryer courtesy of CHF Home Furnishings and Whirlpool
- Janie Heath - $1,000 merchandise package courtesy of Lowe's
- Berta Jo Smith - Talo Smart Touch Kitchen Faucet package courtesy of Brizo
- Geraldine Kawczynski - $1,000 merchandise package courtesy of Zamzows
- Burgess Family Trust - Two weekend stays in the Grand Suite, Eagle Hilton Garden Inn
- Glenn Morgan - $1,000 merchandise package courtesy of Dillard's
- Carma Banks - A 1/2K Tanzanite ring valued at $1,000 courtesy of Treasure Valley Gold & Silver
- Darwin Gifford - Clay art piece valued at $500 courtesy of Flynn Ceramics
- Jason Miller - One family ski pass valued at $1,800 courtesy of Bogus Basin
- Deborah & Tom Noeker - BBQ party for 20 people in the Boise/Eagle area courtesy of Porterhouse Market valued at $500
- Pam Helvey - Complimentary family portrait sitting and portrait selection courtesy of Cazier Designer Portraits valued at $1,500
- Helen Poter - $1,000 Visa gift card courtesy of Title One Corporation
- Marianne Zacharias - His and her bikes courtesy of Barb Smith and Pam Jabs, Atova Real Estate
- Carol Windele - An Energy Star qualified 42 LCD HDTV courtesy of Northwest Energy Star
- Teresa Bolin - $1,000 merchandise package courtesy of Kmart (redeemable online or in-store at Kmart, Sears, Land's End)
- Richard W. Hoyle - The use of PODS container for local moving or storage up to $500
- Lori Postlehwait - One year of burgers courtesy of Shake N' Take Burgers, LLC valued up to $500
For more information on the prizes, and the list of winners, call 1-800-537-8939.
KTVB and St. Jude would like to thank everyone who entered the giveaway and supported the fight against childhood diseases.