Merit Scholarship Reception Raffle

Merit Scholarship Reception Raffle

Raffle Tickets for Merit Scholarship Benefit

Each year, the York College Foundation highlights the success of Merit Scholarship recipients and honors its top donors and philanthropists who make an impact within the community.


The Carroll and Milton Petrie Foundation
Dr. Shirley E. Ostholm Hinnau

The Merit Scholarship program helps attract and support students towards a goal of graduation in 4 to 5 years with funding for tuition, study abroad, internships and other experiential learning to broaden life perspectives.

During this year’s Merit Scholarship Reception, you will have the opportunity to win amazing raffle prizes including:

  • 1 Pair of Delta round trip tickets
  • 2 Pairs of JetBlue round trip tickets (equates to 2 separate raffle prizes)
  • 2 Late Night with Seth Meyers tickets
  • 2 The Tonight Show tickets
  • 4 Mets Baseball tickets, signed memorabilia with the opportunity to watch Batting Practice
  • 4 Mets Baseball tickets (from National Grid)
  • 4 Yankee Baseball tickets
  • $500 gift certificate to Ferguson Enterprises
  • $100 gift certificate to Resorts World Prime Restaurant
  • 2 one night stay's at Wyndham Garden Fresh Meadows for two with Breakfast (equates to 2 separate raffle prizes)
  • Margaret Rose Vendryes, Lady of the Night - Donnalyn Summeroe Series, The African Diva Project, 2012      (Art Work) 

Drawing at Jamaica Performing Arts Center
153-10 Jamaica Ave, Jamaica, NY 11432
NYS ID Number GC61-190-499-09471
Ticket holders need not be present to win
$25 per ticket, $100 per book of 5

The Merit Scholarship Reception is now sold out and online raffle ticket sales 

are now closed. To purchase raffle tickets, please do so at the event or stop

by the Office of Institutional Advancement by Thursday, April 11 at 12 PM.

Merit Scholarship Reception

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Our 2019 Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Colonial Consulting, LLC

Ashok G. Nigalaye

Sanjiv Sharma

Silver Sponsors


Dominick & Rose Ciampa Foundation

Jamaica First Parking, LLC

Mets Foundation

Raymond R. Warren

Resorts World Casino - New York City

Red Cardinal Sponsors

Michele Chow-Tai

Con Edison Company of New York, Inc.

Elmhurst Milked, Inc.

Fairview Capital Partners

Che-Tsao Huang

Marcia V. Keizs

National Grid

New York City Health & Hospitals

Wyndham Garden Fresh Meadows

La Toro Yates


Give By Mail or Phone

To make a gift by mail:

Fill out the Donation Form with the Gift Designation completed and mail it in with your check or credit card information to :

York College / The City University of New York
Office of Institutional Advancement 
STE: AC-2H03
94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd. 
Jamaica, NY 11451

To make a gift by phone:

Call 718-262-3810