Car Raffle


Shown left to right: Board Chair, Lisa Allen; Car Raffle Winner, David Appleby; AutoFair Honda of Manchester General Manager, Jason LaCroix; Board Member & Great NH Restaurants CEO, Tom Boucher; Ambassador of Philanthropy & Community Outreach, Tanya Randolph.

BEDFORD, NH — On June 3, hosted its largest fundraiser ever — a car giveaway event with 10 finalists.

David Appleby of Windham won the new 2024 Honda CRV-EXL the grand prize of the 10 year anniversary fundraiser. Appleby picked the key that started the car at the event celebration held at the Copper Door in Bedford on June 3. (FEEDNH)

The event was part of its 10th anniversary celebration of supporting New Hampshire Families, the Elderly, Education, and the Disadvantaged. One thousand tickets were offered for $100 each for a chance to win a 2024 Honda CRV-EXL from AutoFair Honda.

Ten finalists were chosen randomly and invited to attend the live drawing at the Copper Door Restaurant in Bedford. All of the ten finalists received $500 in complimentary gift cards from Great NH Restaurants. Each finalist picked a box that contained a key to the new car. One by one, they tried their key and David Appleby of Windham was the lucky winner. Appleby can accept the new vehicle or a $25,000 cash prize. The 10 finalists were chosen on May 17 via a live drawing on’s Facebook page.

"We are so pleased to have sold all 1000 tickets," said Lisa Allen, Board Chair. "This was an incredible grand prize, and it was so fun to see the excitement build as the ten finalists tried their key to start the car. This was truly a memorable event to help us celebrate supporting New Hampshire for 10 years."