Patricia VanHoose of Ewing, Kentucky was announced as the lucky winner of the $400,000 St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway in Hamburg.

Organizers sold 6,500 total tickets for $100 each, raising $650,000 for St. Jude toward research and treatment for kids with cancer and other life-threatening diseases.

The 3,308 square foot, four-bedroom, two and a half bath home on Polo Club Boulevard, is valued at $400,000.

It’s the fourth consecutive year of the St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway with the previous three home giveaways being in the Tuscany subdivision. In 2017, Patty Holland of Lexington was the winner of the dream home, which brought in $607,000 for research.

Jeff Smiley of Versailles, was the 2016 winner of the $400,000 giveaway and Peggy Seithers of Paris, Kentucky was the winner of the first Dream Home Giveaway that was valued at $450,000.


This article also appears on page 10 of the July 2018 print edition of Hamburg Journal.

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