Results

2017 Results

Published on July 21, 2017 under Results

A total of  36,488  raffle tickets for Arizona’s big game were purchased in 2017, raising $673,600 for wildlife.  The breakdown by species is listed below.

Species Tickets Sold Funds Raised
Antelope 2550 $51,000
Bear 2159 $10,795
Buffalo 2559 $51,180
Coues Deer 4052 $40,520
Desert Bighorn Sheep 6757 $168,925
Elk 6614 $165,350
Javelina 1708 $8,540
Mt. Lion 1814 $9,070
Mule Deer 5698 $142,450
Turkey 2577 $25,770
Total $673,600

Every dollar raised above goes directly to wildlife and wildlife management for the particular species!  All operating expenses were covered by our sponsors, and sales from our special raffles for a Swarovski Optics package (fully donated by Swarovski), and a New Mexico Trophy Elk Hunt (donated by Mangas Guide Service) which generated an additional $95,240 and $103,360 respectively.

In 2017 41.2% of all tickets were purchased by AZ residents with 33.3% of the prizes won by AZ residents. Over the history of the raffle through 2017, 45.2% of the tickets were purchased by Arizona residents and Arizona residents won 44.1% of the prizes.