First band car raffle puts Chevy Malibu keys in couple’s hands

Band Parents president Chris VanZee and treasurer Keri Bean celebrate with the winners, Karen and Jerry DeBlaay, as they take their car home from Kool Chevrolet.

Winning a new car for the cost of a $25 ticket, and all for a good cause is probably a great feeling. This year’s Rockford marching band program fundraiser was a raffle for a 2011 Chevrolet Malibu. According to Chris Vanzee, band booster president, this is the first year the band tried to raise funds […]