Volunteer BC / BCACG 50/50 Raffle Rules of Play

BC Gaming Event License #108166

Licensee: Volunteer BC Volunteer Centres located at 190 7000 Minoru Blvd., Richmond, B.C. V6Y 3Z5

For inquiries relating to any ticket purchased, please call (604) 831-6320 or email volunteerbc@gmail.com


Ticket orders will be available for purchase over the internet and at multiple physical locations. We will also be able to process orders on a purchaser’s behalf at the offices of the Volunteer BC Volunteer Centres.  The Purchaser will receive, by email, a confirmation of the order with their ticket number(s) and tickets(s) attached and available for download and to print. 

A total of 4,400 tickets are available, with 2,000 tickets for $10.00 each and 2,400 tickets @ 3 for $25.00. Total jackpot can grow up to $40,000.00. Winners of the 50/50 draw will receive half of the proceeds.  


Tickets may be sold and purchased only in British Columbia.


The following people are not permitted to purchase tickets in this lottery: member(s), employees or volunteers of Volunteer BC Volunteer Centres who are directly involved in the administration of the raffle and their immediate family or employees and partners of Darelle Media Inc. Immediate family includes spouses, siblings, parents, children, grandparents, and grandchildren.

A non-resident of British Columbia may purchase a ticket only if the entire payment transaction takes place while the person is physically in British Columbia and if the ticket or a receipt is issued at that time. Tickets or receipts will not be distributed to, emailed, mailed or otherwise sent to a non-resident’s third-party address in B.C. A non-resident winner of a prize is responsible for all costs associated with delivery of prize to the location the winner specifies, that is outside the province of British Columbia.

When a resident of British Columbia is outside the province of British Columbia they may not place an order to purchase tickets. This restriction includes all methods of ordering tickets.

Ticket Purchaser must be 19 years of age or older. If a winning ticket bears a minor’s name, the prize will be lawfully delivered to the minor’s parents, legal guardian or trustee. Know your limit, play with in it. Problem Gambling Help Line 1-888-795-6111 www.bcresponsiblegambling.ca  

Non-residents of British Columbia may not order tickets by telephone, fax or mail.

For further information on restrictions on purchasing, please see Standard Procedures for Ticket Raffles, Gaming Policy and Enforcement Branch, Province of British Columbia. The website for this information is www.gaming.gov.bc.ca/licences/docs/procedures-ticket-raffle.pdf .


The odds of winning are 1 in 4,400 to win the grand prize of $20,000.00. Winner of the 50/50 draw will win one half of the money for the 50/50 ticket sales. Actual odds are dependent on the number of tickets sold.



Prizes are awarded tax free in Canada. The price of tickets is not deductible as a charitable donation for tax purposes in Canada.


Cut-off times for ticket sales are at 12:00 pm (noon) on October 4, 2018. The final draw for all prizes will be held at 4:00 pm on October 4, 2018. The draw will take place at The Executive Hotel Vancouver Airport located at 7311 Westminster Highway, Richmond, B.C. V6X 1A3. Only tickets that have been paid for and/or verified as paid are eligible to be entered in the draw(s).



There is one prize available to be won.

Prizes must be accepted as awarded and must be claimed within one (1) year of the draw date. Winner of a prize will be required to sign a “Receipt of Prize” and consent to the release of their names and allow photograph to be taken and distributed by the Licensee.


Volunteer BC Volunteer Centres has contracted the services of Darelle Media Inc. (www.darelle.com) to sell Lottery tickets through the Internet by way of a real-time processing and payment system and where the purchaser’s ticket is paid for immediately online. The transaction and payment processing system used for processing online ticket sales is Payment Card Industry (PCI) Security Standards Council compliant.

Lottery tickets will be sent to the purchaser by email or through the Internet where the Purchaser will download and print a copy of the ticket.

In addition:


Non-residents of British Columbia cannot purchase tickets by phone, fax or mail.



Each winning ticket will be selected using a random number generator. The list of the winner will be published on the Volunteer BC Volunteer Centres website at www.volunteerbc.bc.ca  and on www.darelle.com . The name of the winner will be emailed to every ticket purchaser and be available at www.volunteerbc.bc.ca.

The records of Volunteer BC Volunteer Centres shall be deemed correct if there is a discrepancy in numbers.

If a credit card payment is charged back, you will be contacted by the Payment Processor, the Volunteer BC Volunteer Centres, and/or Darelle Media Inc. and given opportunity to provide replacement payment according to the terms and conditions of the Payment Processor and or Darelle Media Inc.  Any tickets issued will be considered invalid until replacement payment is received.

All sales are final once the ticket number is assigned, and all sales are subject to credit approval. The Licensee reserves discretionary right not to accept entries.

The Purchaser is responsible for proof-of-ownership of shared tickets.

The liability of the Volunteer BC Volunteer Centres is limited to the ticket price paid.

Winners will be notified directly by email, phone and/or mail by the Volunteer BC Volunteer Centres as to the prize they have won and how to claim.

Winners consent to the release of their names by the Licensee. The list of winners will be published on the Volunteer BC Volunteer Centres located at www.volunteerbc.bc.ca and at www.darelle.com

If there is a discrepancy, the list and rules located at www.darelle.com  shall be deemed correct.

For enquiries relating to any ticket purchased please call (604) 831-6320 or email volunteerbc@gmail.com



We respect your privacy. The Volunteer BC Volunteer Centres protects personal information and adheres to all legislative requirements with respect to privacy. We do not rent, sell, or trade our mailing lists. Information provided through ticket purchase will be used to deliver services and keep you informed on activities of the Volunteer BC Volunteer Centres including programs, services, special-events, funding needs, opportunities to volunteer or give and more, through periodic contacts.

To be removed from these contacts, call (604) 831-6320 or email volunteerbc@gmail.com or bcraffle@darelle.com or opt out by following the links on the email received with your tickets if purchased Online.            


The Licensee (Volunteer BC Volunteer Centres) is located at 190 7000 Minoru Blvd., Richmond, B.C. V6Y 3Z5. Phone number is (604) 379-2311


Chances are 1 in 4400 (total tickets for sale) to win the 50/50 prize. BC Gaming Event License #108166
Know your limit, play within it
Problem Gambling Help Line 1-888-795-6111
19+ to play