David and Crystal Ediger, who farm near Glenboro, won the Manitoba Ag Days Gives Back 2022 50/50 raffle - their winning ticket number was #0102994.
David and Crystal will take home $12,855.00. In total $25,710.00 worth of tickets were sold, and the other $12,855.00 will go into the 'Ag Days Gives Back' Fund.
In 2022, Ag Days says "we will still give out the $28,000.00 that we committed to “giving back” to support Agriculture in the Classroom - Manitoba ($10,000) 15 Community Centres / Rinks ($15,000) and 3 scholarships for students at the University of Manitoba and Assiniboine Community College. We are proud to give back to the communities where our patrons and exhibitors live."
The 2022 Grant Recipients:
Education and Leadership – Agricultural Youth Education $13,000.00
- Agriculture in the Classroom -Manitoba $10,000
- ACC Diploma Scholarship - Stephanie Manning $1,000
- U of M’s Diploma Scholarship – George J. Meggison $1,000
- U of M’s Degree Scholarship– Nyla Hacault $1,000
Community Improvement – $15,000.00
North East Region
- Eustache Minor Hockey – St. Eustache, MB $1000
- Francois Xavier Community Club – St. Francois, MB $1000
North West Region
- Silverton Community Centre – Silverton, MB $1000
- Gilbert Plains Recreational Complex – Gilbert Plains, MB $1000
- McCreary Centennial Arena – McCreary, MB $1000
South East Region
- Lloyd Orchard Community Arena – Miami, MB $1000
- Sanford Community Rink – Sanford, MB $1000
- Centre Recreatif de St. Leon – St. Leon, MB $1000
South West Region
- Doc Bonar Arena - Deloraine, MB $1000
- Neepawa Curling Club – Neepawa, MB $1000
- Wawanesa Recreation Centre – Wawanesa, MB $1000
- Heartland Multiplex – Macgregor, MB $1000
- Strathclair Rink – Strathclair, MB $1000
- Goodlands Community Rink – Goodlands, MB $1000
- Angusville Community Centre – Angusville, MB $1000
"We would like to thank everyone who purchased a raffle ticket this year. With the show being postponed last minute we were uncertain how the draw would go but with the support of Manitobans we will continue to be able to do great things."
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For more information, regarding Manitoba Ag Days visit www.agdays.com