St. John Brebeuf announces first Queen of Hearts raffle winner
Last updated 12/2/2019 at 1:40pm
Jim Lange became the first winner of the St. John Brebeuf Queen of Hearts raffle when
ticket #54 was pulled at the first drawing Wednesday, Nov. 27. His half of the pot was
$795. A new Queen of Hearts board starts for this week with a jackpot of $1000 which is
expected to grow according to John Jekot, Chair of the Queen of Hearts Committee.
The next drawing is set for Wednesday, Dec. 4, at Chaser's Bar & Grill, 9003 N.
Milwaukee Avenue, Niles. Ticket sales continue at both the parish and school offices
during regular office hours and are also available at Rand Road House in Des Plaines;
at Chasers Sports Bar & Grill locations in Niles, Schiller Park and Lake Zurich; and at
Sofia's Slot & Video Cafe in Niles. Tickets are $5 each.
"SJB has joined a growing list of Catholic churches in the Chicago Archdiocese in thisfundraising initiative. The money we raise will help us continue the mission of our
parish-feed the poor, serve the ill, and deepen the faith-so that we can be a
transformative force in the larger community," said Father Michael Meany, pastor at St.