Dreamscape Raffle Ticket to be Selected Soon

May 22, 2013-- Akron, Ohio- Keep Akron Beautiful is getting ready to draw the winning raffle ticket on June 6th in Alexander Park. Will you be there to see your name pulled from the 1,500 other entries? The drawing will be held at 10:30 a.m. and KAB invites all community members to come see the first step to making someone’s landscaping dream come true!  


One lucky winner will receive a $10,000 front or back yard makeover. You’ll get to work with lead landscaper, Nick Roth of Nick’s Landscaping of Ohio, LLC. to plan your dream landscape. From August 5-9, 2013, Nick along with our amazing team of vendor partners, will make your dream come true! Three other lucky entrants will win prizes: 4 yards of mulch or compost blown into landscaped beds by TerraScape, LTD, a birdbath donated by Suncrest Gardens and a basket of gardening supplies, courtesy of Graf Growers.


Before they hit the raffle drum, you can find the raffle tickets online at www.keepakronbeautiful.org, at the agency office located at 850 East Market Street, Akron, or the following Vendor Partner locations: Dayton Nurseries, Inc., Donzells Flower & Garden Center, Inc., Graf Growers Garden Center, Paul’s Greenhouse, and Suncrest Gardens. Raffle tickets are $25 each or five for $100.


By participating in the Dreamscape Raffle, you’re not only giving your backyard a chance for beautification, you’re giving all of Akron a beautification opportunity too! The Dreamscape Raffle proceeds fund the Keep Akron Beautiful Flowerscape Program.


Along with the vendors listed above, the 2013 Dreamscape Raffle  also has the following Vendor Partners offering goods and services for the landscape makeover: Advanced Arboriculture, Belgard® Sales, Cascade Lighting, Circle K, Hitchcock Fleming & Associates, Inc., Main Street Gourmet, Naragon Irrigation, Nick’s Landscaping of Ohio, LLC, Pam’s Perennial Plant Farm, Paul’s Greenhouse, R.B. Stout, Inc., R.G. Thomas Landscape and Design, Inc., Gates Landscaping Co., KB Compost Services, Inc., Star Printing Co. Inc., Tim’s Custom Electric, Tucker Supply, Vision Graphics & Printing, Wilson Plumbing & Heating, Inc. and YES Press Printing Co.


The Dreamscape Raffle was developed by Keep Akron Beautiful as a fundraiser 10 years ago to support its public land beautification program, Flowerscape. All sales of the 1,500 tickets will be used to fund the Keep Akron Beautiful Flowerscape program which designs, plants and maintains 39 Flowerscape sites annually.  For additional information on the Dreamscape Raffle 2013 and a copy of the complete raffle Rules and Regulations, please visit www.keepakronbeautiful.org, or contact Keep Akron Beautiful at 330-375-2116.