April 29, 2022 1 min read

UKRAINE REFUGEE FUNDRAISER - THANK YOU TO ALL WHO DONATED! 

Our final donation to the World Central Kitchen to help feed the Ukrainian Refugees after transaction fees came to $6,035.85. Thank you so much to everyone who donated!

We had over 300 $20 donation/raffle tickets purchased by over 100 different people from 8 different countries! Including: 

  • U.S.A & Puerto Rico 
  • South Australia 
  • Saudi Arabia 
  • United Kingdom 
  • Canada
  • Spain 
  • Norway
  • Italy  
The raffle for the prizes donated by RX Reels, Reel-to-Reel Heaven, ATR Magnetics and J.B. Hunt took place at 12pm PT on Friday, April 29th. 
 

Congratulations to the winners:

Grand Prize - David Stella
2nd place - Patrick Neville
3rd place - Neville Roberts

Prizes include:

The Grand Prize = A Tascam 32 fully serviced by Reel-to-Reel Heaven, original Tascam hub adaptors, two carbon fiber RX Reels with library storage boxes and blank 1/4" ATR master tape!

2nd place = A 10.5” carbon fiber take up reel from RX Reels with library storage box

3rd place = A ¼” 10.5" blank ATR master tape with ATR storage box

Thanks again to all who donated! We know it will help World Central Kitchen make a big difference in the lives of the Ukrainian Refugees! Cheers. 

World Central Kitchen Donation

 

Kevin Root
Kevin Root



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