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Support a new scuba nonprofit

Discussion in 'Good Causes, Petitions and Solicitations' started by kwesler, Feb 20, 2016.

  1. kwesler

    kwesler Barracuda

    # of Dives: 1,000 - 2,499
    Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL
    Hi all! We have just launched The Rebreather Exploration and Research Organization, and we have announced a raffle to raise money.

    Here is the info:

    Win a Magnus scooter and help a worthy cause!

    Support a new nonprofit and have chance to win a prize you have always wanted!!

    Make your donation HERE

    The Submerge Magnus:

    For those who want the best of the best!

    Utilizing the latest in lithium polymer battery technology, advanced VORTEX precision speed control, and a new high voltage 1000+ watt motor this DPV has speed, power, endurance and is light weight!


    Battery chemistry: Lithium Polymer
    Battery Size (Watts/hour): 888
    Top Speed (ft/minute) 250
    Thrust in pounds 64
    Weight in pounds 49.5
    Range @top speed, single tank 2.5 miles
    Max range 8 miles
    Hull diameter 8.6"

    Suggested Donation: $10 per ticket. Five tickets for $45. Ten Tickets for $85

    Number of Tickets: 2,500

    Date of Drawing: April 16th, 2016 12 noon at Add Helium in Fort Lauderdale Florida

    Winner will be notified by email

    Note: This is a suggested donation only.
    Proceeds benefit The Rebreather Exploration and Research Organization

    Mission Statement

    The Rebreather Exploration and Research Organization utilizes the vast capabilities of SCUBA rebreather technology to explore underwater environments that are too challenging for open circuit diving, researches medical issues as they pertain to SCUBA divers, develops methodologies to address those issues, and educates divers and the public on the medical and exploration findings developed.

    Vision Statement

    The world's oceans comprise over seventy percent of the surface of the earth, yet only five percent has been explored. The underwater cave systems of the world represent even greater opportunity for exploration and research.

    The vision of The Rebreather Exploration and Research Organization is a future where the safe exploration of these challenging environments is routinely possible.

    The future of our world, is under the surface.

    Proceeds benefit The Rebreather Exploration and Research Organization, 3590 NW 54th Street, Fort Lauderdale FL

    Tickets are available without a donation. However, they cannot be ordered through the PayPal Online Donation tool. Interested parties must send a self addressed stamped envelope to:
    Raffle to Benefit TRERO
    C/O Add Helium
    3590 NW 54th Street
    Unit 1
    Fort Lauderdale FL 33309

    Rule and Procedures
    The rules governing the conduct and operation of the drawing.
    Publicity for the raffle at a minimum, an email announcement to all ticket holders. All tickets will be placed in plain view in a container, and the winner will be selected by a member of the Board of Directors of TRERO or their designee, drawing their name from the container.

    The Prize is being purchased from the general operating funds of TRERO
  2. Littlerayray

    Littlerayray Regular of the Pub

    # of Dives: 100 - 199
    Location: Cornwall, Ontario, Canada
    Is this raffle limited to continental Americans or will it be open to everyone and seeing as I live in Canada if I or another Canadian were to win how would that work with shipping
  3. kwesler

    kwesler Barracuda

    # of Dives: 1,000 - 2,499
    Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL
    This is open to anyone, all over the world! The winner is responsible for any shipping costs.
  4. dumpsterDiver

    dumpsterDiver Banned

    # of Dives: 2,500 - 4,999
    looks pretty serious

    Attached Files:

  5. kwesler

    kwesler Barracuda

    # of Dives: 1,000 - 2,499
    Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL
    We are extremely serious. We are looking to fund our cave and other explorations, as well as expand our database of research. Our Board of Directors are primarily physicians interested in dive physiology.

    Boy my handwriting just stinks! It is all that is left of my parent's dream that I be a doctor myself. When I run into forms that cannot be edited on a computer, like those Florida forms, it is really embarrassing!
  6. dead dog

    dead dog Solo Diver

    # of Dives: 2,500 - 4,999
    Location: SoCal via Pittsburgh, Pa.
    Well, you got the hand writing of a doctor, so not all hope is lost.

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