Final Month to Enter ChanceX12!

Hurry, Hurry, Hurry–enrollment is closing for ChanceX12! After this month’s drawing, on Thursday, March 28th, no new entries will be accepted. So, act fast! If you grab your ticket before Thursday, March 28th, that’s great! Each month, for 12 months from when you sign up, you’ll be entered into the raffle to win $10,000. That means, if you enter this … Read More

Giving Boys a Chance with Chancex12

What is the Yeshiva Behind ChanceX12 All About? Chinuch is so much more than the sum total of academic successes. It’s about helping students to develop into productive, confident adults prepared to assume their rightful role as shining members of Klal Yisroel. It was upon these fundamental principles that Mesivta Shaarei Adirim was founded. At Mesivta Shaarei Adirim in Chicago, … Read More

…So, You Didn’t Enter ChanceX12 Yet?

…So, You Didn’t Enter ChanceX12 Yet? We spoke about it a lot. You already know your money is going to a great cause. You already know how high your chances are. So why haven’t you entered yet? After thinking about it long and hard, we were only able to come up with a few reasons. Which is your excuse? 1. … Read More

ChanceX12: A Statistical Analysis*

ChanceX12: A Statistical Analysis* “So, how likely am I to win $10,000 this month?” Don’t worry, we’re not going to bore you with the 1/292 math equation again. We’re pretty sure you have that down pat. (In case you’re still wondering though, check out our blog post here.) This time, we’re giving you some “real-life” examples. So, get ready; here … Read More

So, You Didn’t Win the Powerball?

So, You Didn’t Win the Powerball? You may want to stick to raffles with greater odds, like ChanceX12. Let’s face it – the Powerball may have reached a $620 million jackpot, but your odds of winning were at an all-time dismal low – roughly 1 in 290,000,000.  Want some news to cheer you up? The odds of winning ChanceX12 is … Read More

Do you know your raffles?

Here’s some things you may not know! Raffles go way back, even to the times of the Bais Hamikdash! The second perek of Maseches Yoma discusses that there were 4 lotteries done in the Bais Hamikdash to determine which Kohen was zocheh to which avodah. Of course, these raffles were different than the ones we have today and had a … Read More

5 Wise Ways to Spend $10,000

I just entered the raffle and I’m one step closer to $10k. How should I spend it all? No worries- we’ve got you covered. We’ve compiled a list of some practical ways to spend your newfound winnings: 1.Pay off overburdening credit card debt Give yourself some peace of mind and start tackling those debts! Remember – the more you wait; … Read More

So, math isn’t your thing?

Here’s how we arrived at the 1/292 probability. If you’re a skeptic, you’re probably wary of our tagline, “the best odds raffle.” And to be fair, it’s not a statistical representation of ChanceX12 per say. It’s really just a catchy phrase that we think sums up the raffle quite well. But let’s not get hung up on the detail – … Read More