DALLAS—The Dallas Mavericks Foundation is pleased to announce that it will be raffling off a Championship Ring to one lucky fan, with all the proceeds benefiting the Mavs Foundation. Tickets will be sold for the purchase price of $10 (for one); $25 (for three) or $50 (for seven) and can be purchased at Mavs home games until April 10th or online at mavs.com starting today at 3 p.m. through April 15th.
"We are always humbled by the generosity of those that support the Dallas Mavericks Foundation, said Mavericks President and CEO Terdema Ussery. "One hundred percent of the funds generated from this raffle will allow us to continue the good work of the Foundation which was started over fifteen years ago."
This once-in-a-lifetime opportunity will be available to all fans at least 18 years old that live within 75-miles of the American Airlines Center. The 14 karat white gold Dallas Mavericks 2011 NBA Championship Ring features a diamond set image of the Mavericks horse head logo mounted on a custom cut synthetic blue stone. Also set around the logo are 31 round cut diamonds. Flush set around the rest of the ring top are round brilliant cut diamonds. The ring features 250 brilliant cut diamonds and the winner will be able to have it personalized with their name.
Winner and three guests will be invited to the Mavs final regular season home game on Friday, April 20th vs. Golden State and will be presented with the ring during a halftime presentation.
About the Dallas Mavericks Foundation: The mission of the Mavs Foundation is to assist young people through programs stressing education, good health and skills necessary for their future success. Since being established in October 1996, the Mavs Foundation has provided more than $2.9 million to over 100 North Texas organizations that address the community's most pressing needs involving youth specifically education, good health and community service activity.