Shawn Michaels’ Raffle Takes In Over $60,000 For Charity

Nick Paglino

Thanks to Annie Licuz for sending in the following:

Shawn Michaels noted on his twitter that his WrestleMania Raffle was a huge success and raised close to $60,000 for charity. He wrote:

"I cannot thank you all enough 4 helping out. Fact!! It just doesn’t happen w/out each & everyone of you. As always, I owe you. Thx. I want 2 let u all know I just got word we grossed close 2 60K on the raffle. THANK YOU!! That money is going 2 do sum GOOD!! Pardon the pandering, but dang it, thank you. I hope u will get how much ur needed!! By me, by somebody,somewhere. Mushy but true. I’ll try not 2b sentimental to much, but I can’t help it. That is just cool!! And u guys/gals did that. Thank you. OK, I’m done:-)"

The winner is Dantee M. Benton from Fredricksberg, VA. He/she and his/her guest will enjoy an all expense paid trip, as Shawn Michaels’ guest, to WrestleMania XXVII and to the WWE Hall of Fame Ceromony. And also be able to enjoy a private meeting with Shawn for photos, autographs, and a chat along with loads more prizes. All the proceeds go to the support of the Ronald McDonald House Charities of San Antonio, Operation Home Front, and Cross Trail Outfitters.

Have a news tip? Attended an event and want to send a live report? Submit it now!