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Dearest DDF Family!

I cannot begin to express my gratitude and thanks for the outpouring of love which I see, I am humbled by my fellow DDF'ers who took it upon themselves to join the fundraising effort and help me in my time of need. It gladdens my heart to be part of such a family, who will go out of their way to help their fellows in need, whether it is financial or otherwise. I will be forever grateful to all of you, to those who donated the prizes, to those who donated money, and to those who made this a reality.

Thanks again!



What's this all about?
If you've been following this thread you may know that a longtime DDF'er who has a young family was arrested for being on the scene at the time of the sting operation.  Many of you have probably even met him in the real world. Several generous DDF'ers have donated prizes to be raffled off to bring attention to the defense fund created on his behalf.


Campaign site, spread this around!
Pidyonshvuyimfund.blogspot.com

How do I enter?

1. Make your tax-deductible donation here: [http://pidyonshvuyimfund.blogspot.com

2. Please forward the confirmation email of your donation, along with your name and donation amount to PidyonShvuyimFund@gmail.com

3. After 6:00 Double check that you were added here:  https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0AmYaTGqZnvb2dExES3l4Ty1UYm5aeUIyeXBST1ptUXc&usp=sharing
and (DDFers) add yourself to the Wiki below.

Tizku l'mitzvos and may we hear good news!


How many raffle entries do I get?

Donate $20 and get 1 entry to each $20 raffle

Donate $100 and get 5 entries to each $20 raffle, 2 entries to each $50 raffle, and 1 entry to each $100 raffle.

Donate $200 and get 10 entries to each $20 raffle, 4 entries to each $50 raffle, and 2 entries to each $100 raffle.
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What are the prizes?

Marco Polo- Raffle #1 open to donations of $100 or more: Round-trip paid (earn miles :) ) coach ticket to Israel on Delta (up to $1,200 value)
-a cell phone to use while in Israel
-2 weeks of any data or voice solution
-a 7 day car rental.
(Thanks anon, yeki89/Israeliphonerental.com, sillypainter/cellomobile, and hocker!)
- Another round trip ticket will be added to this package if we reach $20K.

Yakovwogi- Raffle #2 open to donations of $100 or more: $1,000 Hotels.com booking credit.

Let3- Raffle #3 open to donations of $50 or more: A Sony NEX-3 mirrorless camera with a 16-50mm lens. (Thanks Something Fishy)

Aposhiteryid- Raffle #4 open to donations of $50 or more: $150 GC to Tuvia's bookstore (Thanks Rots5)

Red- Raffle #5 open to donations of $20 or more: $50 GC to Sushi Metsuyan in Monsey.

SuperFlyer- Raffle #6 open to donations of $20 or more: $50 eBay GC (Thanks HelpMe)

Dovy2- Raffle #7 open to donations of $20 or more: $50 eBay GC (Thanks HelpMe)

Jack123- Raffle #8 open to donations of $20 or more: $50 United electronic travel cert (Thanks Meir613)

Moko- Raffle #9 open to donations of $20 or more:  $48.50 United gift card (Thanks Meir613)

How- Raffle #10 open to donations of $20 or more:  200 NIS voucher for Jerusalem Yarmulka (Thanks BISPRO)

Meir316- Raffle #11 open to donations of $20 or more:  200 NIS voucher for Jerusalem Yarmulka (Thanks BISPRO)

Dan- Raffle #12 open to donations of $20 or more:  200 NIS voucher for Jerusalem Yarmulka (Thanks BISPRO)

Dan- Raffle #13 open to donations of $20 or more:  200 NIS voucher for Jerusalem Yarmulka (Thanks BISPRO)

Chuchem- Raffle #14 open to donations of $20 or more:  200 NIS voucher for Jerusalem Yarmulka (Thanks BISPRO)

Bubbyk- Raffle #15 open to donations of $20 or more: Acer Touchscreen Laptop - Sponsored by Name Changed and Count Valentine.
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DDF Donations:

a3   $101
Aj26   $200
AJK   $202
Alpicone $20
AM   $120
angelicboris   $100
Anonymous (via emkay)   $100
ari2955   $100

APoshiterYid $100
Avid Reader $36
Ayman   $100
Bades   $100
Barryg   $40
bestwatchman   $300
BISPRO   $150
bubbles   $100
BubbyK   $100
Buzzy Ajzenszmidt   $180
Cbs   $100
Chaikel   $100
Chaim'l   $200
Cholentfresser   $100
Churnbabychurn   $100
ckmk47   $200   
Cozmohoot $100
crazy tools   $100
daganster   $118
Dan   $1,000
Dave321   $100
Dirah   $200
DovtheBear   $108
Dovy2   $1,000
elibeli2   $300
elikay please add
emkay   $100
Ephcc90   $150
Ergel   $300
eyes   $36
ganizzy   $36
george   $100
how   $100
Howard Schon   $54
Jack   $100
jack12   $50
jack123   $300
jaywhy   $100
JJ1000   $200
kidooo   $200
Let3   $212
Lfas25   $600
M&R Korf   $250
Marco Polo   $118
MarkS   $100
Mclovin   $100
Meir   $500
Mendel Stein   $180
meshugener   $100
Metziah       $50
mguy $100
Michael Weisz   $200
Mikeoracle   $100
Mirel Levitansky   $100
mmermss   $250
Mochada   $200
moko   $180
myb821   $100
Name Changed   $180
nemuroff   $100
Newfish   $100
Nitantnel   $100
PG   $600
proisrael   $200
racer7400   $125
real-brisker   $100
Red   $180
robi   $120
rots5   $252
SamKey   $50
Saver2000   $108
SF   $400
Shimbo   $100
ShmuliT   $100
Side Incomer   $1,000
Sillypainter   $103
SK   $100
Sky121   $200
Smurf   $100
Sruly   $200
Super Speed   $101
The Fleishers   $200
Tzadik Nistar   $50
tzeekee123   $200
WhyAich   $101
whYME   $100
yakovwogi   $200
yare   $108
YAS   $180
yeki89   $200
yid   $125
Yosef Peysin   $40
yuneeq   $101
Smart brit $100
SGF $100
Popcorn1508 $20
Ez $100

Total: $24,203

Raffle will be held 11/6 at 11pm EDT.



List of 20 people to double donation:
1. Meir613 - done $250
2. Side Incomer - done $500
3. Dan $494 - done $506
4. Let3 -Done $100+12
5. Sruly $200 done now $400
6. how -Done $100
7. Dirah $100 - Doubled, and done (for a total of $200)
8. bubbles -done $50
9. SF - done $200 (Lz"n JEWDA)
10. Bestwatchman - $300
11. Chaikel - Done $50
12. LFAS25 - $300 - done
13. Real-Brisker $50 DONE (Lz"n JEWDA)
14. Chaikel #2 (Lz"n JEWDA) $50
15. SamKey $25
16. Jack12 $20 now $50
17. Yid $36 now $125
18. Cholentfresser -done-$36 now $100
19. Yosef Peysin (Lz"n JEWDA)
20. Barryg (Lz"n JEWDA) done

21.rots5 with help from a fellow ddfer - in memory of JEWDA)126$
22. Tzadik Nistar (Lz"n JEWDA)
23. Name Changed - Done ($180)


List of people adding $20:
1. whYME
2. YAKOVWOGI
3. george
4. jaywhy
5. ckmk47
6. MarkS - Added 18 per JJ's PM
7. WhyAich Added 18 per JJ's PM
8. Super Speed Added 18 per JJ's PM
9. JJ1000
10. MaroPolo ($36)
11. A3
12. Daganster
13. Barryg
14. Bispro ($200)
15. DHData ($200)
16. moko ($20 as per jj's pm)
17. jbkr101 ($100)
18.Churnbabychurn (80 as per jj's pm)
19. jack123 (added $100 after jj's pm)
20. YAS (Added $120 per jj's pm)

Winners:
Bubbyk 15
Chuchem 14
Dan 13
Dan 12
Meir316 11
How 10
Moko 9
Jack 123 8
Dovy2 7
Sf 6
Red 5
Aposhiter #4
Let3 #3
Yakovwogi #2
Marco Polo 1

« Last edited by jj1000 on November 07, 2013, 09:59:00 AM »

Author Topic: Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win. Tizku Li'Mitzvos. Thank You.  (Read 162720 times)

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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
« Reply #800 on: November 06, 2013, 06:34:14 PM »
Good Job !

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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
« Reply #801 on: November 06, 2013, 06:36:55 PM »
its going up every few mins B"H.

I hope they will be included in the draw.

+1

Just donated $100

Finished work, so had the time..

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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
« Reply #802 on: November 06, 2013, 06:38:20 PM »
< $1000 to go till $25k

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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
« Reply #803 on: November 06, 2013, 06:43:30 PM »
How many ppl can watch the livestream?

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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
« Reply #804 on: November 06, 2013, 06:44:11 PM »
Could I still enter the raffle? If yes PM I'll give you my info.

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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
« Reply #805 on: November 06, 2013, 06:47:09 PM »
How many ppl can watch the livestream?
Its a website so millions until the servers crash

Could I still enter the raffle?
Yuneeq's call but I don't see why not.

Go for it. I say extend it till 8. I mean as long as you send confirmation I don't see why you can't be added. But the organizers aren't responsible if your left out if you email at the last minute....

Eta- you can still send in donation verifications and be added!
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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
« Reply #806 on: November 06, 2013, 06:54:49 PM »
Amount went down....

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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
« Reply #807 on: November 06, 2013, 06:55:55 PM »
I sent one thousand post cards in an overnight envelope for the free entry. Did you receive them?  :)
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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
« Reply #808 on: November 06, 2013, 06:57:15 PM »
I sent one thousand post cards in an overnight envelope for the free entry. Did you receive them?  :)
You were being too good, way to good to be true!   :D

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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
« Reply #809 on: November 06, 2013, 06:58:13 PM »
I sent one thousand post cards in an overnight envelope for the free entry. Did you receive them?  :)

Actually, I didn't even receive one!
The entire DDF, and not one person taking advantage... :)
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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
« Reply #810 on: November 06, 2013, 07:00:01 PM »
Amount went down....

Dirah was mistakenly doubled...
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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
« Reply #811 on: November 06, 2013, 07:03:25 PM »
Should still go up with donations that haven't been added. I donated and I don't see my name yet...

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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
« Reply #812 on: November 06, 2013, 07:09:22 PM »
Should still go up with donations that haven't been added. I donated and I don't see my name yet...

What name did you send in the email?
If you don't put your handle, either your email or real name will be there...
And if you have two names in the spreadsheet but are only confirmed for one, you can only win from the confirmed one.

Please! Anyone who does not see their handle in the spreasheet, check the spreadsheet for your real name!
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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
« Reply #813 on: November 06, 2013, 07:17:35 PM »
so, are we gonna hit 25k or what?

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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
« Reply #814 on: November 06, 2013, 07:46:01 PM »
Just donated $100

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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
« Reply #815 on: November 06, 2013, 07:48:25 PM »
Will the broadcast be taped and posted online? I am sure I am not the only one that cant tune in at 11.

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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
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Odds are that dans gonna win. lol

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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
« Reply #817 on: November 06, 2013, 07:51:22 PM »
Will the broadcast be taped and posted online? I am sure I am not the only one that cant tune in at 11.
See the website. I believe it is saved automatically.
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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
« Reply #818 on: November 06, 2013, 08:04:47 PM »
See the website. I believe it is saved automatically.
Can we have someone posting the winners here live for those who can't watch?


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Re: {Over $20k Raised!} Help Out A DDF'er In Need And Win.
« Reply #819 on: November 06, 2013, 08:15:31 PM »
Can we have someone posting the winners here live for those who can't watch?


Why can't you watch? There is also a chat box on the stream. I imagine people will post here. Why not...
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