2022 United Way $100K Payday Raffle



Enter to Win $100,000 While Helping The Community

Here's your chance to win a BIG payday for a good cause! Proceeds from the United Way $100K Payday Raffle go to support our programs and partner agencies serving Southeast Mississippi. We use these funds to help improve the health, education and economic mobility of everyone in our communities. 

Be an Early Bird for a Chance to Win a Vacation

Buy a ticket before the clock strikes midnight on Sunday, Feb. 6 for a shot at winning the Early Bird Prize - a $1,000 Airbnb vacation gift card! The Early Bird winner will be selected on Tuesday, Feb. 15. You can watch live on our Facebook or Instagram to see if your ticket is chosen. The winning Early Bird ticket then goes back into the pot for the Grand Prize drawing.

One hundred thousand DOLLARS could be yours for only $100!


You can purchase tickets in any of the following ways. Ticket sales will be limited, so don’t miss your chance to win. You could even MULTIPLY your chances of winning when you buy 3 tickets and get 1 FREE!

Buy Ticket Here

(Purchase online by 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, March 6, 2022.)

Other ways to purchase:

TEXT PAYDAY to 91999, fill out the form, and submit your ticket purchase by 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, March 6, 2022.

MAIL your completed form and $100 payment to United Way $100K Payday, P.O. Box 1648, Hattiesburg, MS 39403-1648, postmarked by Saturday, Feb. 26, 2022.

CALL 601-545-7141 by 4 p.m. on Friday, March 4, 2022.

BUY IN PERSON at the United Way office in downtown Hattiesburg, located at 210 W. Front Street; or one of the participating banks or stores.

Tickets will be available at the following locations until close of business on Friday, March 4, 2022:

  • Corner Market: Petal, Hattiesburg Hardy Street, Midtown, Oak Grove, Bellevue
  • Anderson Design Center: Oak Grove
  • Citizens Bank: Hattiesburg, Sumrall
  • Community Bank: Hwy 98 W, Hwy 49 S 
  • Grand Bank: Westover, Petal
  • Hancock Whitney: Hwy 98, Lincoln Road, Oak Grove, Petal, Purvis, Prentiss
  • Magnolia State Bank: Oak Grove, Petal

Note: All mail purchases must be postmarked by Saturday, February 26, 2022. 

Click here for a full list of raffle terms and conditions.


How Your Entry Helps Others

Every ticket sold goes to support the work of United Way of Southeast Mississippi’s nonprofit partners. That means your purchase helps individuals and families across Forrest, Lamar, Marion and Perry Counties in need of education, economic mobility, healthcare and support services.

The following local nonprofits potentially benefit from the proceeds of our raffle:

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Selecting the Grand Prize Winner

Join us on Tuesday, March 15, 2022, 6 p.m. at Patio 44 in Hattiesburg as we draw the winning raffle ticket. You do not have to be present to win. The drawing will tentatively air live on the local news and on Facebook and Instagram.


Tommy L. Jones, II

Tommy L. Jones, II, of Hattiesburg was last year's United Way $100K Payday Winner