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Our annual Thunderballs fundraising lottery event takes place Monday, May 20th at 9:30am.  With 20 prizes/prize packages to be won, proceeds from Thunderballs support the CCSS Healthy Food Program, After-School activities, Youth Centre, and the Cumberland Food Share.

There are 4,000 tickets to be sold, with a single ticket costing $10 and a packet of 5 for $40. This major fundraiser is a token lottery where each ticket corresponds with a golf ball which is dropped and rolled down Dunsmuir Avenue for an exciting golf ball race. You can see the Rules of Play here.

Over $15,000 dollars worth of prizes have been donated by our sponsors. Ticket holders have the chance to win one of these fabulous prizes:

1. Westjet: One round trip flight for two guests to any regularly scheduled and marketed WestJet destination.* (*No cash value. Taxes, fees, and surcharges not included. Blackout dates and restrictions apply.) (CCSS will cover 1 checked bag/person & all taxes, fees and surcharges with receipts. No cabin upgrades).

2. Pacific Coastal Airlines round trip flight voucher for 2 travelers; Comox to Vancouver, plus $250 cash, and a Smooth and Infuse Microdermabrasion Facial from Collective Skin Care.

3. 2 weekend passes to Vancouver Island Music Festival, plus one $25 gift certificate to Taco Bandido.

4. Mount Washington Alpine Resort Alpine 6IXPAK tickets, plus 2 social sauna passes to Lost Faucet Sauna, and a gift certificate for 12 donuts from Bigfoot Donuts.

5. Kids Party Pack! One Kid’s Party rental from Cumberland Recreation Centre, a $50 gift certificate from Little Village Store, and one Bouncy Castle rental from Comox Valley Bounce.

6. Long Beach Lodge Resort: one night accommodation in their Deluxe Beachfront Room valid until February 2025 (valued at $700).

7. Two nights camping at Cumberland Campground in 2024 from Lake Park Society, plus 1 70L RUX bag, plus a $150 tarp and a laptop case from AquaQuest.

8. $500 in cash.

9. Biblio Taco burritos for a YEAR! (2 burritos/month for a year- 24 burritos in total).

10. Riders Pizza for a YEAR! (1 large pizza off the menu per month).

11. $150 gift certificate to any Cumberland Village Works show, plus a $320 tattoo gift card from Pure Love Tattoo (Coombs), $20 gift certificates from  Butcher’s Block, and a $50 gift certificate from Foundation Hair Salon.

12. Alley Cuts Salon haircuts for a YEAR! (6 haircuts- expires June 2025).

13. 2 Comfort round trip tickets from Nanaimo to Vancouver on Hullo Ferries, plus 2 Bungee jump passes from Wild Play Nanaimo, and a $25 gift certificate from Dark Side Chocolates.

14. 2 nights stay at Treehouse Cottage B&B Galiano Island, and $100 in cash.

15. 4 Bungee jump passes from Wild Play Nanaimo, 10x Punch Pass to Dodge City Fitness & Athletics, and a $25 gift certificate from Dark Side Chocolates.

16. 2 Bungee jump passes from Wild Play Nanaimo, plus a one month unlimited pass to BodyNetix, and a $100 gift certificate to Atlas Cafe.

17. 4 Scenic chairlift rides at Mount Washington Alpine Resort, a $200 gift certificate for Dodge City Originals, a $30 gift certificate to The Curry Cottage Tap & Grill in Comox, and a lovely gift basket from Seeds Food Market.

18. Weekend paddleboard rental for 4 from Beaufort Cycles, and a five 12oz. Gourmet coffee punch card from The Grind Coffee.

19. 2 Bungee jump passes from Wild Play Nanaimo, plus a Happy muscle package and roller from Dynamic Spine Sport & Wellness, a $150 gift card from Fresh Tracks Physio, and a $25 gift card from Taco Bandido.

20. Family Seasons Pass at Discovery Passage Aquarium-Campbell River, plus a voucher for oil change, gift certificate, and vehicle inspection from Comox Valley Toyota (total value $250), a $50 gift certificate from Love’s Ice Cream, and a gift basket from Mint Cleaning Products.

Tickets can be bought at Moon’s Records, Alley Cuts Salon, Seeds Food Market, from our Staff & Board of Directors, or at one of our many pop-up ticket selling tables.

Chances are 1 in 4,000 to win a prize. Problem Gambling Help Line 1-888-795-6111. www.bcresponsiblegambling.ca Know your limit, play within it. Gaming License #148857.

Many thanks to our sponsors!