Quilt raffle raises $4,000 for United Methodist Church's food pantry operations.

SUSAN MATHENY/MADRAS PIONEER - Kathy May, left, and Sherry Williamson, right, watch as Davida Plaisted draws the winning ticket.Quilt makers, Kathy May and Sherry Williamson witnessed the drawing of the winning raffle ticket for their commemorative Eclipse Quilt by chamber office assistant Davida Plaisted, Aug. 23.

The winner was Pamela Dubyak, of Lubbock, Texas. She was contacted at Sea-Tac, Washington, while she was waiting for her flight back home.

Dubyak is a knitter and wanted inspiration to start quilting, so she bought a ticket. The raffle raised a whopping $4,000 for the United Methodist Church's food pantry, from tickets sold at the county fair, SolarFest, and around town.

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