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Dark_Ride Fundraiser - Contest over, Fundraiser still going!

Discussion in 'Contests' started by POGE, Aug 19, 2006.

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  1. xmonxjester New Member

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    My first post on the techpowerup forums , and what a good way to start with a ticket purchase for a Fundraiser.

    Would just like to say what a nice thought from the techpowerup team to try and help someone less fortunate than our selves ...

    Nice 1 peeps :)
     
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    wow good job guys!

    i am still broke unfortunatly but i would donate if i could.
     
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    haha, beat -750 :(
     
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  4. Pinchy New Member

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    lol poor slater...

    ...forgot to mention...well done TPU and everyone who organised this raffle...really generous :D
     
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    Donated $25 through paypal to the pogeman account.
     
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  6. xylomn

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    yay that means we've broke the original $1200 target... now to get it to $1337 :D
     
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  7. Steevo

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    I will donate another $20 and I would like tickets for the remote only please. Otherwise I will auction off anything else and give the money back. :D
     
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    yay made a paypal acc im gonna donate $5 as soon as the transfers are completed

    is it just me or something but dont u think 3rd prize (the case) is worth more then 2nd prize (ram)?
     
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  9. Mussels

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    yes but the 2nd prize was donated 2nd :D anyway, its straight from mushkin so its just prettier.
     
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    Updated. Since we have reached the original $1200 goal, as promised I will announce the prize winners within the next hour. Still shooting for $1337, mind you.
     
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    bet its gonna take that long to make the tickets to shuffle lol! :laugh:
     
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    That's not how we are doing it.

    http://www.randomizer.org/form.htm

    Assign people numbers per ticket, randomize, then pick numbers. (Or something like that, poge will explain)
     
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    :fingers crossed:
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    !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    i'm amped i'm amped
    i'm amped i'm amped

    (i'm at work in a comp lab and i can't even sit still! I love raffles!)
     
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  14. xylomn

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    ooo i'm all a flurry with anticipation
     
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    don't forget to run 4 sets with 1 winner each, cuz


    ""Thanks to mushkin, we now have a second prize. Mushkin has kindly donated a kit of 2x 512Mb HP2-5300 DDR2 memory. We will select four winners, one will win the conroe, one will win the memory seen here. Yes, it is possible to win multiple prizes.""
     
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    THE RUSULTS ARE IN!!!


    Drumroll....






































































    Just kidding. I'm going to wait another 10 minutes.
     
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    that was effin mean
     
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    i count 162 tix

    oh snap, 4/81 chance for me!

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    post of the beast
     
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    Ok, here they really are.

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    xylomn wins the Core 2 Duo!

    W2hCYK wins the DDR2 kit!

    mussels wins the Centurion case!

    ghost101 wins the PC Remote!
     
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    OMFG I WON THE CORE 2 DUO.... :eek: :eek: :eek: :eek: :eek: :eek: :eek:

    I can't believe it...

    Great job with the fundrasing guys :)
     
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    congrats to the winners!

    i think this was an awesome idea, and executed beautifully, btw

    more of these should happen
     
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    Sell that 754 junk for a 775 board :rockout:
     
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    Congrats to all the winners, but I would like to thank the people who didnt win, because without you guys we wouldnt have had a raffle. :)

    Edit:

    PM's sent out to winners.

    PS. Keep going for $1337 bucks guys. :)
     
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    OMG W000000T I CANT BELIEVE IT.. DDR2.. lol...

    this is great!

    I think its fantastic though that we got so much $$$ for dark ride...

    Congrats TPU for being a fantastic computer forum.. w00t
     
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    Lol, I actually managed to win. I never win anything.

    I also send my thx to TPU and am pleased that we managed to raise so much for Dark_Ride.

    Thx again.
     
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