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Holy Infant Catholic Church 
2018 Acura MDX Raffle Rules and Information

All proceeds from the raffle go to benefit the Holy Infant building campaign.


Grand Prize: 2018 Acura MDX

2nd Prize: One-week stay at a Beech Mountain chalet (sleeps 8)

3rd Prize: $500


The cost of a raffle ticket is $100.  A maximum of 1,200 tickets will be sold.

Tickets are available for purchase online at, select weekends after Mass, in person (Mon-Thur, 9am-4pm at the Holy Infant Catholic Church Parish Office, 5000 Southpark Drive, Durham, NC), or by calling the parish office at 919-544-7135. Opportunities to purchase tickets may occur at off-site venues. Tickets are not available for purchase by mail. At the time of purchase, ticket purchasers must provide their name, email address, home address, phone number and payment information.

Tickets must be purchased in the name of a single individual. There is no limit to the number of tickets an individual may purchase. To be eligible to purchase a ticket, a ticket purchaser must be at least 18 years old. All Raffle ticket sales are final. 


The raffle will begin on April 14, and will conclude on July 14, or when all 1,200 tickets are sold, whichever occurs first. The drawings for the winners will occur on July 15, 2018.

The winner will be selected at a random drawing. Entrants do not need to be present to win. The winner will be notified by the phone and email provided on the raffle ticket.  The winner must claim the prize within 15 days, or a different winner will be drawn.

The winner must show proof of identity & ticket number to claim the prize.  The vehicle will be delivered to the winner directly from the dealership after the completion of all applicable paperwork. 

Prize Details

  • Purchase Deadline:
    • By phone: Wednesday, July 11 at 4 pm
    • Online: Wednesday, July 11 at 11:59 pm
    • In person after Vigil Mass at Holy Infant : Saturday, July 14 at 7 pm
  • Drawing: July 15, 2018, 12:30 p.m. at Holy Infant Catholic Church
  • Grand Prize: 2018 Acura MDX

Grand Prize: The grand prize awarded to the winner will be either (a) the 2018 Acura MDX base model from Hendrick Acura Southpoint, or (b) a lump sum cash prize equal to 80% of the raffle prize value (MSRP) with the 20% difference being donated to Holy Infant.

Grand Prize If Less Than 850 Tickets Sold: If Holy Infant sells less than 850 tickets by the final purchase deadline, the raffle will be held as scheduled, and prizes will be awarded as advertised with the exception that the Grand Prizewinner will receive a cash sum equal to 50% of the raffle proceeds after award of the 2nd and 3rd prizes.

Vehicle Prize: The Acura MDX will come base model factory equipped and the winner is solely responsible for paying a $649.00 administration fee and applicable taxes, not limited to property, income and highway use, as well as well as insurance (proof of which must be shown prior to delivery) and pickup or delivery costs at the dealership as well as any non-standard options chosen by the winner and negotiated with the dealership. The winner may choose an alternative vehicle with additional options or accessories, but will be responsible for paying any additional money due Hendrick Acura Southpoint as applicable. Should for any reason the winner chooses a less expensive vehicle from Hendrick Acura Southpoint, the difference would be donated to Holy Infant. The Acura MDX is not redeemable for cash or any other value.  

Vacation Prize: The winner will work with the Beech Mountain chalet property owner to set vacation dates based on property availability. The maximum stay is 7 days, 6 nights. The property sleeps 8 people. Additional fees may apply. The winner may choose to accept a cash prize of $1000 in place of the vacation prize.

 Prize Restrictions relating to prize vehicle:  Winner must take delivery of vehicle within 30 days of notice of availability or prize may be forfeited. Vehicle awarded may differ slightly from vehicle displayed in promotional materials.

 Rules Applicable to All Ticket Buyers and All Prizewinners

Holy Infant will not award a prize if the prizewinner (a) was ineligible to purchase a ticket or otherwise enter the Raffle, (b) provided materially false or misleading information to HOLY INFANT in connection with the purchase of a raffle ticket.

 Each ticket holder agrees that Holy Infant may use their likeness in photographs or videos for promotions and publications - print, digital or web-based - pertaining to Holy Infant.

 Please note: Receipts generated by the processor for the parish’s mobile credit/debit card transactions reflect all payments as “donations” based on our classification as a religious organization. For certain transactions, such as the purchase of raffle tickets, books, event registrations, etc., these payments may not qualify as tax deductible contributions. Determination of personal income tax deductions should be made in consultation with your tax preparers/advisors and applicable IRS guidelines.