Sunday, May 20, 2012

Mixed Roots Foundation Raffling 23andMe and Family Tree DNA Kits Tomorrow

The non-profit Mixed Roots Foundation is sponsoring an Adoptee Comedy Show on May 21st - this Monday night - in San Francisco. As part of their raffle, they are including two Family Tree DNA kits and three 23andMe kits. These kits were generously donated by the respective companies. Anyone can participate and you don't have to be present to win. A portion of the proceeds from this raffle will benefit the Filling in the GAGP Fund which will help to offset the costs of DNA testing for adoptees.

Raffle Items:
-2 DNA Testing Kits from Family Tree DNA
-3 DNA Testing Kits from 23andMe
-6 Jeff Dunham Merchandise (3 Puppets/Dolls, 3 T-Shirts)
-2 Pair of SF Giants Adoptee Night Tickets
-1 Yoga Month Pass
-1 Stella & Dot Gift Basket

Steps to Participate:
1.     LIKE Mixed Roots Foundation on Facebook

2.     Donate - $2 for 1 Ticket
                     $5 for 3 Tickets

3.     Email with
Name, Number of Tickets and Phone Number

The deadline to purchase raffle tickets is 5pm PST on May 21, 2012.
You can watch the show live tomorrow night here.
Good luck!

**Update - Winners Announced!

[Full disclosure - I am a new member of the Mixed Roots Foundation Advisory Board and have been appointed the Co-director of the new Global Adoptee Genealogy Project with Richard Hill.]