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Don’t Miss it! – Calcutta 2016 – September 24

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Above: One of the many winners from Calcutta 2015

Calcutta and Silent Auction Fundraiser

September 24, 2016   at the Elk’s Club   925 North Ave, Burlington, VT 05408

Machia Wilderness Camp is raising funds to purchase land and build a campus to expand our vital programs, serve more youth and offer overnight week-long camp experiences. Phase 1 of Machia Camp’s vision is to raise $600,000.
Your purchase of a Calcutta ball will help reach that goal.

Calcutta Ball: $100

To purchase a ball e-mail or call 802-863-3557

By participating in this annual event you will:

  1. Receive 2 buffet dinners
  2. Be eligible for prizes: Only 100 balls will be sold.
    Every 10th ball drawn will receive a prize.
    • The 50th ball drawn will win $500 cash.
    • The 100th ball drawn will win the top prize of $1,000 cash!
  3. Bid on silent auction items; a wide variety of gift certificates and merchandise.
  4. Enjoy a fun evening of prizes, games, raffles and a hilarious emcee.
  5. Best of all, you’ll help Machia Camp reach its goal!

The evening’s agenda:

5 p.m.  Cocktails, Social Hour, Silent Auction
6 p.m. Buffet Dinner, Games and drawings begin

To purchase a ball e-mail or call 802-863-3557

Winners need not be present at the Calcutta to be eligible for prizes; they’ll still have a 10% chance to win one of the prizes but will miss all the fun.

Rifle Raffle 2016

Machia Wilderness Camp Benefit Raffle


• 22 Henry Pump Rifle

• SPS 300 Winchester Short Mag Rifle

• Ruger All American 308 Rifle with 3-9 Scope

• Ruger All American 270 Rifle with 3-9 Scope

• 20 Gauge Remington 870 Pump Shotgun

-Raffle will be drawn when all 250 tickets are sold-

for purchasing, contact:

Bonnie Machia, 703 Dorset St., S. Burlington, VT 05403; or call: 802-863-3557


Rifle Raffle

Machia Wilderness Camp

Benefit Raffle


Prize Winners:

Smith & Wesson AR-15 MP .22 – Winner: Alfred

Savage Axis 7mm – 08, With Bushnell 3×9 Scope – Winner: Dan

Savage Axis .243 cal., With Bushnell 3×9 Scope – Winner: Igor

Savage 20 Gauge Model 220 Slug Gun – Winner: Mike

Ruger 10-22 With Standard Stock – Winner: Chris

Results of the Drawing of the First Rifle benefiting The Machia Wilderness Camp are attached!!

The tickets were drawn by Dustin Bushway and one of his customers, name unknown, at 8:45 AM on Saturday February 14, 2014.  Each winner has been notified, at least by a voice mail message.  I have also sent letters or made other arrangements, with the information they need to pick up the firearms.

Don’t forget we have Raffle #2 running right now and several tickets have been sold already!!

For further information on these contact: Bonnie Machia, 703 Dorset St., S. Burlington, VT 05403; or call: 802-863-3557; or e-mail: