$450K dream home located in Mt. Juliet
Tickets for the 2017 St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway are now available, and Tennessee Titans running back DeMarco Murray recently helped kick-off the campaign by reserving the first dream home ticket at Two Rivers Ford in Mt. Juliet.
St. Jude representatives and former St. Jude patient Mallory were present to accept the $100 bill from Murray. Other sponsors in attendance were WZTV Fox 17, Signature Homes, Two Rivers Ford, Ashley HomeStore, Windmill Title and Eagle Reclaimed lumber.
St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway tickets can be reserved at Two Rivers Ford or by calling (800) 746-6713. Tickets can also be reserved by visiting dreamhome.org.
This year marks the 13th anniversary of the St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway in Middle Tennessee and the first year building the house in Mt. Juliet. St. Jude officials said they were excited to welcome new community partners in Mt. Juliet to the St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway campaign.
"Since we opened our doors, almost 35 years ago, Two Rivers Ford has made it a practice to give back to our community. We are honored to be part of such a worthy cause and look forward to helping the kids of St. Jude," said Two Rivers Ford owner and operator John Barker.
The St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway house, located in Mt. Juliet, is being built by Signature Homes and is valued at approximately $450,000. The house features four bedrooms and four bathrooms, a gourmet kitchen, a spa master bath, custom playroom and designer trim details throughout. In addition to the house, other prizes available include a CMA Awards Package including two lower-level tickets to the 51st annual CMA Awards, a luxurious one-night stay and a full styling session with a celebrity stylist, courtesy of the Country Music Association, Hotel Indigo and The Showroom Nashville; a 2017 Ford Escape courtesy of Two Rivers Ford; and many others.
Winners of the 2017 St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway and additional prizes will be drawn on Sunday, June 25, live on WZTV Fox 17.
Only 15,000 tickets will be available for the giveaway. The giveaway benefits St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Other sponsors of the fundraising campaign include The BIG 98, Crowe Horwath and national sponsors, Brizo, Shaw Floors and Trane.