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Old 12-05-2008, 10:42 PM   #1
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Linux Charity Christmas Raffle


The HeliOS Project is having the First Annual Christmas Raffle from November 29th, 2008 thru December 20th, 2008. Tickets are $10. All funds raised go to bringing Linux OS computers to under-privileged school children. ( as of Dec. 1st we have placed over 300 Linux computers in 2008 )

GRAND PRIZE
Compaq Desktop computer
AMD 64 X2 dual-core 2.2 G Hz
1 GB RAM
160 GB HDD
Lightscribe DVD RW

SECOND PRIZE
Sony DRX-720UL
DVD/CD RW Double Layer
(refurbed but very nice)

THIRD PLACE
5 each 4GB USB Sticks with Mandriva 2009 Live CD
(Professionally pressed and suitable for framing:-))
6 each Linux Networking Cookbook by Carla Schroder
(autographed by the author)

Additional prizes could be added as more sponsors sign on to help this great cause. Already a very nice set of prizes for a mere $10.

Anyone have some prizes to donate? Email me at amenditman@gmail.com.
Free add link at the site below for any business sponsor.

See the official announcement site for all the details, humor, and how to get your ticket.

http://linuxlock.blogspot.com/2008/1...x-fans-to.html

Blessings
Amenditman
 
Old 12-05-2008, 10:51 PM   #2
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Do you have any idea what happens to a forum when people start posting come-ons for their favorite charity? Why should your under-privileged kids be more important than mine?

Added:
It's hard to see the difference between the link to your "blog" and a link to any other ad site.

Last edited by Quakeboy02; 12-05-2008 at 10:54 PM.
 
Old 12-06-2008, 05:30 AM   #3
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Old 12-06-2008, 07:33 AM   #4
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Thanks for the help.

I wasn't sure, so I put it in where I thought would not cause problem.

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