Backyard Makeover Raffle

We want you to start your summer off right! You could win:

Grand Prize (Value $5,500)

  • Landscaping, plants/trees, plant installation, pressure wash clean up, kids picnic table. ($2,000 value) Sponsored by Hampton Landscape Inc.
  • Summer/winter fertilization, fall aerating, all summer grass cutting (limited to 5,000 square feet of yard), trimming. ($2,000 value) Sponsored by Cedar Creek Landscaping.
  • Voucher for trees, plants, shrubs ($1,500 value) Sponsored by Ruthven Nursery and Garden Centre.

2nd Prize (Value $1,500)

  • Fire Table 5000 BTU ($600 value). Sponsored by RONA Leamington.
  • Gas BBQ ($600 value) + $300 gift card Schinkel’s Meat Market. Sponsored by WP Web & Print Boutique.

3rd Prize (Value $1,000)

  • $1,000 in gift cards – RONA/LOWES Canada

Early Bird Prize

  • Congratulations to Clement Esliger, the winner of the $750 cash prize!

Only 1200 tickets available!

All proceeds from our Backyard Makeover Raffle will help us support our Youth in Action Summer Employment Program.

Lottery License M848231

See raffle rules below.


2022 Community Living Essex County Raffle Lottery
License #M848231

  • Purchaser must be 18 years or older to play and must be in the province of Ontario at the time of purchase. No ticket sales outside of Windsor/Essex County/Comber/ Tilbury areas. Due to landscaping service restrictions, the winners must be from Windsor/Essex County/Comber/ Tilbury areas.

  • Tickets will be sold online on the Community Living Essex County website with purchases made with credit card and hard copy tickets mailed directly to buyers.

  • Tickets can be purchased for $25.00 each or 3 tickets for $60.00

  • There will be NO substituting of cash for prizes won. e.g., landscaping services exchanged for the cash value of prize.

  • Anyone may purchase tickets, however only residents of Windsor and Essex County, including Comber and Tilbury are eligible for the landscaping services outlined in the Grand Prize due to geographic restrictions.

  • Grand Prize specific winnings of landscaping lawn services including grass cutting and trimming/fertilizing is limited to 5,000 square feet of lawn.

  • The winning tickets will be drawn from all raffle tickets sold for the draw with two draws. The early bird draw will be conducted on Wednesday, May 18, 2022, at 1pm in Essex and the remaining draw will be done on Thursday, June 23, 2022, at 7pm in Essex.
  • The winning ticket for the Early Bird draw and remaining draws will be returned to the draw to be eligible for all other prizes.
  • The winning tickets holders will be posted on the CLEC website as well as CLEC social media platforms. The winner’s names will be published in the Essex Free Press one week after the draw.
  • The winners will be contacted directly.
  • The winning ticket holders have 6 months in which to claim their prize from the date of the draw their ticket was purchased for.
  • If the winner does not wish to claim their prize immediately, they may claim their prize by contacting Community Living Essex County at 519-776-6483, Ext 246 or by email at The ticket may then be brought to 372 Talbot Street North, Essex, Ontario at an agreed-upon time for ticket verification.  Winners must have the original winning ticket and no copies. The certified winners will provide identification with photo ID. Arrangements will be made with winners for pick up of prizes and the single cash payment will be made by cheque.
  • To ensure the integrity of the raffle lottery no person directly assisting in the conduct and management of the raffle will be permitted to purchase tickets and win a lottery prize.

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