A total of 34,439 raffle tickets for Arizona’s big game were purchased, raising $598,400 for wildlife. The breakdown by species is listed below.
|Species||Tickets Sold||Funds Raised|
|Desert Bighorn Sheep||6506||$162,650|
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 $91,400 and $82,240 respectively.
In 2016 38.7% 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 2016, 45.6% of the tickets were purchased by Arizona residents and Arizona residents won 45.2% of the prizes8