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The newspaper of The Johns Hopkins University October 27, 2003 | Vol. 33 No. 9
United Way Thank You Lottery

MOVING UP: Our United Way campaign has raised $1,474,639--62 percent of the combined goal of $2,382,100 for all Johns Hopkins entities. Congratulations to the School of Professional Studies in Business and Education for reaching more than 70 percent of its goal and having the highest participation rate to date of 28 percent.

The drawing for the university's 2003 United Way Campaign Thank You Lottery will take place in just 10 days — at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 6, in Homewood's Shaffer Hall. The names of all faculty and staff members who pledge a minimum of $35 annually will be entered automatically into the drawing. To be eligible, pledges must be received at the Office of Faculty, Staff and Retiree Programs no later than 5 p.m. on Nov. 5.

For more information about the lottery and the campaign, go to

Among the local businesses that have generously donated prizes to encourage donations are:

American Visionary Art Museum: Pair of admission passes

Angelo's Carryout: Two subs, fries and sodas; two large two-topping pizzas

Peabody Conservatory: Two tickets for 2003-2004 season

Peter Angelos: Marconi's gift certificate for dinner for two, no limit

Baltimore Choral Arts: Two tickets to Bach: B Minor Mass on March 28, 2004

Baltimore Orioles: Signed picture of Jerry Hairston Jr.

Baltimore Ravens: Golf shirt with Ravens emblem

Barnes and Noble: Johns Hopkins University quilt

Blue Cross/Blue Shield: Golf umbrella, attache case, portfolio, binoculars, tote bag, camp chair

Brick Bodies: Seven one-month memberships

Candlelight Inn: Three 20 percent discount coupons

Classic Catering: Gift card good for Alonso's, Loco Hombre or Classic Cafe Express

Cookies By Design: Nine-cookie bouquet

Fidelity Investments: Woman's Fossil watch, man's Fossil watch

G&G Distributors: Golf bag travel cover

Gertrude's: Brunch for two

Gordon Florist: $25 gift certificate

Jay's Restaurant Group: Eight $25 gift certificates

JHU Office of Special Events: Pair of tickets for J Street Jumpers

Radisson Plaza Lord Baltimore: Two-night stay for two including breakfast buffet

Ripken Museum: Autographed baseball with certificate of authenticity


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