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FRESNO, Calif. (KMPH) -
David Winterstein of Los Banos, CA is the grand prize winner of a newly-built, $430,000 house announced during the 8th Annual St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway Special, which raised $1,001,180 for the kids of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. His winning ticket was pulled during the KMPH FOX 26 live special on Sunday, November 13.
The house is located in the Chestnut Grove Community of Fresno. It was built by major donor De Young Properties with support from various local suppliers and housing subcontractors. St. Jude patients Sarah Bordona and Audra Koelewyn drew the winners of 19 other prizes, including a Pandora bracelet courtesy of Rogers Jewelers, a home plate box for a Fresno Grizzlies 2012 game, a Milla Vineyards wine tasting dinner party, $1,000 jewelry gift certificate at Fresno Coin Gallery, a $1,000 gift certificate at Amenities Aveda Day Spa & Salon, and many more!
"We're really proud about the success of the 8th Annual St. Jude Dream Home in the Central Valley in helping raise $1,001,180 for the life saving work at St. Jude," said Clovis City Councilman, Bob Whalen, Central Valley St. Jude Dream Home Chairman. "We are very appreciative to De Young Properties, KMPH FOX 26, KJUG 106.7, the Z 104.9, Univision Radio, the Fresno Bee, Business Street Online, Mor Furniture, Epsilon Sigma Alpha, Alpha Delta Kappa, Fresno Coin Gallery, Fresno County Federal Credit Union, Holiday Inn Riverpark, Rollo Latino Magazine, national sponsor, Brizo and the volunteers, local businesses and local residents whose generous support made this event possible."
Founded by Danny Thomas in 1962, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital has treated more than 24,000 young cancer patients from the Central Valley and across the world at no cost to their families.
Grand Prize Winner:
David Winterstein, Los Banos, CA - St. Jude Dream Home, valued at $430,000 in the De Young Chestnut Grove Community in Fresno
Blanca Flores, CA - $10,000 Furniture Shopping Spree at Mor Furniture
Jean Walker, Fresno, CA - $2,500 Sears gift card
Manuel Maytorena, Fresno, CA – Groceries for a year at Save Mart Supermarkets valued at $3,000
Christopher Rodriguez, Parlier, CA - $500 visa gift card, courtesy of Affinity Dental
Janine Reeves, Fresno, CA– 42" Insignia HDTV, courtesy of Fresno County Federal Credit Union
Javier Flores, Fresno CA - Luxury Suite gift certificate, courtesy of Fresno Fuego
Lee Hubert, Pinedale, CA - Home Plate Box gift certificate, courtesy of Fresno Grizzlies
Ken Mendrin, Fresno, CA - $500 gift certificate at Ooh La La
Kurt Takahashi, Clovis, CA - $500 gift certificate at Vonda's
Oscar Carter, Clovis, CA - Flowers for a year at A Secret Garden Florist
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