Car Raffle 2013
On Tuesday, December 3rd, we hosted our annual Car Raffle drawing here at the museum. For the raffle, we needed to sell at least 1,800 tickets to give away a car and the most we could sell was 2,000 tickets. This year we are pleased to say that we reached our maximum number of 2,000 tickets sold for the first time! The event was very successful and we are extremely excited to announce our three winners!
First Place: Monica Bogunia from South Bend, Indiana.
First Place winner had the option to chose between a 2013 Chevy Camaro, 2013 Lexus CT Hybrid, 2013 Toyota Camry XLE, 2013 Honda Accord or $30,000.
Second Place: Donna Walters from South Bend, Indiana
Second Place winner won $1,000
Third Place Winner: Robert Langston from Kalispell, Montana
Third Place winner won $500
We greatly appreciate everyone who participated and we look forward to next years raffle!
Free admission in honor of Studebaker Workers Appreciation Day-
Friday, December 20, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Studebaker Workers Appreciation Day will be held Friday, December 20th at the Studebaker National Museum. In honor of the day, the Museum will offer free admission to all visitors from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., with the last admission taking place at 4:30 p.m. Refreshments and snacks will be provided, on a first-come, first-served basis.
There will be an opportunity for all former employees to record a memory on camera or to transcribe their story in a booklet. These first-hand accounts will be a valuable resource for future generations who attempt to pursue a better understanding of the Studebaker story.
View the Museum’s newest special exhibit, Studebaker: Preserving the Past…Pursuing the Future, marking the 50th anniversary of the company’s South Bend plant closing through a look at Studebaker’s long history as South Bend’s leading industrial citizen. The exhibit will present Studebaker and South Bend’s growth and development from its earliest days in the 1860s through the plant shutdown 1963. The exhibit will also showcase Studebaker’s vibrant legacy that remains an integral part of South Bend’s cultural fabric.
Please contact Drew Van De Wielle at (574) 235-9129 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or inquiries.