A total of 37,022 raffle tickets for Arizona’s big game were purchased in 2018, raising $692,500 for wildlife. The breakdown by species is listed below.
|Species||Tickets Sold||Funds Raised|
|Desert Bighorn Sheep||6927||$173,175|
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, and a New Mexico Trophy Elk Hunt which generated an additional $97,400 and $87,780 respectively.
In 2018 39.9% of all tickets were purchased by AZ residents with 50% of the prizes won by AZ residents. Over the history of the raffle through 2018, 44.8% of the tickets were purchased by Arizona residents and Arizona residents won 46.3% of the prizes.