PRESS RELEASE OCT 18, 2011
October 18, 2011 (Newswire.com) - Avazoo Corp announced today that they have been issued their first internet gaming license, clearing the way for the company to launch the world's first Billion Dollar Raffle. This global event will make one lucky winner a billionaire, more than 100 people millionaires, and 1 in 3 ticket holders will win a cash prize with 40% of net revenue of the company, estimated to be in excess of $2,000,000,000 per drawing, donated to projects that will support the United Nations Millennium Development Goals and other worthy charitable causes.
The Avazoo team made their announcement at the Couture Fashion Week Event, September 16th-18th, 2011 at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City where those attending were the first to be given the opportunity to ask questions and receive information. They were also able to register for free with Avazoo to be entered into a free $10,000,000 cash prize draw only available during the company's pre-launch marketing campaign.
Representatives of Avazoo's management and executive team also attended the First Ladies Official Side Event At The UN HLM on NCDS 2011 Conference held at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel September 19th, 2011 to become better acquainted with some of the humanitarian initiatives that support the United Nations Millennium Development Goals. While they were there they had a unique opportunity to garner support for their projects from heads of states, ambassadors, and global charitable non-profits.
Managing Director of Avazoo, Harvey McGehee explains; "We have been working for almost 6 years putting this project together and we are delighted to finally be licensed and ready to enter the pre-launch phase of our marketing. The Billion Dollar Raffle will become the largest single funding source for projects that support the United Nations' MDG's and other charitable causes. This conference has provided a unique opportunity for us to gain insight into some of the valuable work being done around the world and to assess the financial needs of these organizations to accomplish their goals."
The Billion Dollar Raffle offers a first prize of $1 billion, a unique 1 in 3 chance of winning a cash prize, the ability to earn free entries, opportunities to win fabulous monthly prizes, and at the same time contribute hundreds of millions of dollars to worthy charitable causes, including those that support the United Nations MDG's. The 12 month worldwide marketing event, which is projected to launch in November 2011, will culminate in the grand prize draw event in November 2012.