Queen of Hearts unveiling:



Welcome to the exciting world of the Queen of Hearts fundraiser! We are thrilled to present you with this thrilling game of chance that not only promises excitement but also supports our mission to serve veterans and our community. In this paper, we will take you through the rules, strategies, and the impact your participation will have.


The Queen of Hearts Game: An Overview

The Queen of Hearts fundraiser is a game of anticipation and luck. The centerpiece of the game is a deck of playing cards, each representing a chance to win big. The goal is to uncover the elusive Queen of Hearts, concealed within a set of sealed envelopes attached to the playing cards.


How to Play:

1. Ticket Purchase: To enter the game, purchase tickets. Each ticket is associated with a specific numbered playing card on the board.


2. Card Selection: During the drawing event, a ticket is randomly drawn from the pool of purchased tickets. The corresponding playing card is then revealed and removed from the board.


3. The Queen's Quest: As cards are drawn and revealed, the anticipation builds. The objective is to unveil the Queen of Hearts card from the remaining cards on the board.


4. Winning: The player who holds the ticket matching the Queen of Hearts wins an exciting prize! In case the Queen of Hearts isn't revealed, the game continues to the next drawing event with the anticipation growing until the Queen of Hearts is finally found.


Strategies and Tips:

While the Queen of Hearts game is largely based on luck, here are a few tips to enhance your experience:


- Multiple Tickets: Increase your odds by purchasing multiple tickets, each representing a chance to win.

- Community Spirit: Engage with fellow participants, share the excitement, and enjoy the camaraderie that comes with playing together.

- Support a Cause: Remember, your participation directly contributes to our mission of serving veterans and our community.



The Impact of Your Participation:

Every ticket you purchase and every moment you spend playing the Queen of Hearts game directly contributes to the betterment of lives. The funds raised through this fundraiser empower us to continue supporting veterans, their families, and various community initiatives. With your help, we can make a tangible difference and create lasting positive change.




The Queen of Hearts fundraiser at is more than just a game – it's a testament to the power of community, the thrill of chance, and the impact of collective efforts. We invite you to participate, experience the excitement, and join us in our mission to make a difference.


Thank you for your support, and may the Queen of Hearts be on your side!




Queen of Hearts house rules:


Licensee: Carl A. Johnson Post 2

License #: C31227

Effective Date: 08/01/2023

Ticket Price: $2.00 per ticket


You must be 18 years or older to purchase a ticket. Sellers have the right to request ID before sale.


Day of drawing: Every Wednesday at 6:15pm. Starting on September 27th and ending on May 29th (last drawing day).


Location: Boat and Canoe Club 401 North Park St. Grand Rapids, MI 49525


Refund Policy: Should the buyer’s ticket stub not be placed in the tumbler in time for that week’s drawing, the seller will refund the buyer the whole amount. Should those stubs not make it into the tumbler, they cannot be carried over for the following drawing. If the purchaser’s tickets are deposited into the tumbler, the purchaser cannot be refunded.


% to winner: The progressive raffle will be split 50/50 between the winner and the licensee. All expenses will come out of the licensee’s cut. However, consolation prices will come out of the jackpot.


Winning card: The winning card will be the Queen of Hearts for the duration of this game.


Only one envelope will be drawn upon each drawing date, unless it is the last drawing date, at which point, a ticket will continue to be drawn until the Queen of Hearts is discovered.


Reset Cards: There will be two reset cards. Those reset cards will be the jokers.


Consolation prizes:

- Numbered cards (2-10): $10

- Face cards (Jacks, Queens {other than Queen of hearts}, Kings, Aces): $50

- Reset cards (Jokers): $100


Contingency plan: Upon extenuating circumstances or acts of God that causes the drawing to be canceled, the drawing will happen the Friday after the original drawing day (Wednesday) at the Boat and Canoe Club at 6:15pm.


Do not have to be present to win. On every ticket, the buyer will have the ability to request what numbered envelope they would like to open if they are not present. Should the buyer not complete this portion of the ticket, and we are not able to get a hold of the buyer, the lowest number that has not been opened yet will be selected. We will attempt to contact the buyer twice via phone call.


Filling out the ticket: You are required to write your legal first and last name that correspond to your state or federal ID. No nicknames, or titles may be used to fill in your name. You may not purchase a ticket for another person. Example: If Jane Doe purchases a ticket, then the ticket must have Jane Doe’s name on it, and only Jane Doe may collect the winnings. You must also provide either a phone number or mailing address on the ticket as well.


Taxes: All local, state, and federal taxes are the responsibility of the winner.


Liability: The American Legion and its affiliates are not responsible for how the winners use their winnings.

JACKPOT: $00000.00