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The Bob Edwards Award

Bob Edwards Gala Raffle


The 2012 Bob Edwards Gala Raffle offered guests the opportunity to win amazing prizes inspired by Bob Edwards himself. All proceeds support the Calgary Public Library Foundation Building Readers for Life program.

1st Prize: A Club World Trip to St. Andrews Scotland

You and a guest will fly British Airways Club World and Club Europe class to Scotland for a three-night stay at the 5-star Fairmont St. Andrews with lavish rooms, exquisite dining and of course the golf. As the 2012 European Gold Resort of the Year, your round of golf at St. Andrews will be one to remember.

Value of prize: $25,143.34

2nd Prize: Calgary’s Library

A classic handmade arts and craft style bookcase in solid oak, delicately crafted exclusively for the Bob Edwards Award Gala complete with one book, film or album from each of tonight’s table hosts. A complete Calgary Library for your office or home.

Value of prize: $1,754.52

3rd Prize: 2-night Stay at the Fairmont Banff Springs Resort

Escape for the weekend and enjoy the Banff Springs Resort. Styled after a Scottish Baronial Castle, the hotel has been turning moments into memories for 124 years. Leave behind the hustle and bustle of Calgary and come relax, indulge and celebrate life.

Value of prize: $700