Thank you to everyone who participated in our 50/50 draw, Our next one is coming soon so stay tuned!

Congratulations to our Latest Grand Prize Winner!

Draw Date: May 31, 2021
Winning Number: A-3819988
Winner Name: Greg Penney
Jackpot Won: $21,925

Who You Help

The YMCA of Southwestern Ontario builds healthy and vibrant communities through growth in spirit, mind, and body for people of all backgrounds, beliefs, and abilities. Our 50/50 draws directly support kids and families in your community, providing more than $4.4 million in financial support to access programs and services to children and families in need each year.


How It Works

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Grand Prize - May 31, 2022

Winning Number: A-3819988

Winner Name: Greg Penney

Jackpot Won: $21,925

Early Bird - May 20, 2022

Winning Number: A-6703791

Winner Name: Mark Searle

Prize: $500

Early Bird - May 6, 2022

Winning Number: A-9845031

Winner Name: Bill Catchpole

Prize: $500

Early Bird - April 22, 2022

Winning Number: A-2358119

Winner Name: Linda Tylians

Prize: $250

Grand Prize - December 16, 2021

Winning Number: A-4846055

Winner Name: Carl Guttormson

Jackpot Won: $17,615

Early Bird - November 17, 2021

Winning Number: A-7346005

Winner Name: Linda Oliver

Prize: $1,000

Grand Prize - September 17, 2021

Winning Number: A-4050702

Winner Name: Shirley D.

Jackpot Won: $10,685

Grand Prize - May 22, 2021

Winning Number: A-7338262

Winner Name: Josi Evanski

Jackpot Won: $24,855

Early Bird - May 19, 2021

Winning Number: A-3927472

Winner Name: Jennifer Buettemeyer

Prize: TagHeuer Aquaracer 43mm – VALUE $3450 + HST

Early Bird - May 6, 2021

Winning Number: A-1937999

Winner Name: Josi Evanski

Prize: Gucci Sterling Silver Boule Bracelet

Early Bird - April 28, 2021

Winning Number: A-7976810

Winner Name: Micaela Hilborn

Prize: Birks Snowflake Cluster Pendant

Grand Prize - March 5, 2021

Winning Number: A-8883368

Winner Name: Sheri Chevalier-Choi

Jackpot Won: $58,445

Rules of Play

  1. Lottery sales will take place April 1st, 2022 – May 31st, 2022. Three Early Bird Cash Draws will take place. $250 - April 22nd at 10am, with sales closing at 11:59pm on April 21st, $250 - May 6th at 10am, with sales closing at 11:59pm on May 5th, $500 May 20th at 10am with sales closing at 11:59pm on May 19th. The Grand Prize Draw will take place May 31st at 10am, with sales closing at 9am May 31st. Where there is an early bird draw, the ticket drawn will be returned to the electronic drum for the grand prize draw
  2. All tickets will only be sold to people who are 18 years of age or older.
  3. Must be in the province of Ontario at the time of purchase.
  4. Tickets are 20 for $20, 60 for $40 and 300 for $50.
  5. Tickets will be available online at
  6. Tickets will be sold using electronic raffle system supplied by Ascend Fundraising Solutions (“Ascend”)
  7. After buying, patrons will receive a confirmation e-mailed with their 50/50 registered numbers from a Random Selection System. No specific numbers can be given as numbers are generated randomly.
  8. The winning ticket number will be selected by a Random Number Generation (RNG) system from all raffle numbers sold for the draw.
  9. The amount of the 50/50 will be posted at and
  10. The winning number will be announced on the YMCA of Southwestern Ontario’s Facebook page and website, and the winner contacted immediately following the draw by telephone.
  11. The winner may claim their prize by contacting the YMCA of Southwestern Ontario at: (519) 907-5500 x 1152 or by email at: . The ticket may then be brought to 165 Elmwood Avenue E., London ON N6C 0A8 at an agreed upon time for ticket verification. The winner will then be paid by cheque for the amount posted at the event for which they bought their ticket. Winners must have the original winning ticket and no copies. All payments will be made by cheque.
  12. The winning ticket holder has 6 months in which to claim their prize from the date of the draw their ticket was purchased for.
  13. The winner must provide his/her name, address, and phone number with picture identification for our report sheet.
  14. Once the certified winner is verified, and provides identification with photo ID, they will be given a cheque in the amount of the declared prize which is, at minimum, 50% of the total sales for that draw. If the winner cannot provide photo ID, then the winning proceeds will be held until such identification can be provided.
  15. In the event that no winner comes forward, the winning stub will kept in a safety deposit box and held for 6 months. After that time period has elapsed the prize will be donated to a charity other than the YMCA of Southwestern Ontario, with the approval of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO).
  16. The following individuals are not eligible to participate in the 50/50 draws:
    • Members of the YMCA of Southwestern Ontario Senior Leadership Team
    • Board of Directors of the YMCA of Southwestern Ontario
    • Any YMCA of Southwestern Ontario employee involved in planning and execution of the draw.
  17. The above set of rules will be posted online at
  18. Licence #RAF1236811
Ontario Problem Gaming Helpline (1-866-531-2600)