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50/50 Raffle

Play every home game to win big for charity! The Royals Charities 50/50 Raffle presented by Edelman & Thompson is an in-stadium fundraiser in which one lucky fan can win big at every home game in 2018!

In 2017, Royals Charities raised $780,000 from the proceeds of the 50/50 Raffle to support charities that focus on children, education, youth baseball/softball field renovations and military families across the Kansas City area. For more information on how your organization can benefit from the 50/50 Raffle, please visit royals.com/grants.

50/50 Raffle Giving Totals

2018 Total Raised for Charities
$226,121

2018 Total Shared with Fans
$226,121

Highest Prize Pot This Season
$65,993

2018 50/50 Raffle Results

The Game Plan

  • 50/50 Raffle tickets will be sold from the time stadium gates open until the last out of the sixth inning
  • If a game does not start on time or is delayed during the first two innings, raffle tickets will be sold for at least three hours from the time stadium gates open.
  • Tickets will be on sale throughout the concourse and seating areas, at the Royals Charities Headquarters, and in the Outfield Experience area. If you are a guest in a suite area, please call 816-504-4050 to request that a 50/50 Raffle seller come to your suite.
  • Tickets are sold at 1 for $2, 3 for $5, 10 for $10, and 40 for $20.
  • One winning ticket will be selected each game unless otherwise advertised.
  • The winner will win 50 percent of the net proceeds collected that game through the sale of raffle tickets.
  • The remaining proceeds will be donated to Royals Charities.
  • The winning ticket will be announced during the middle or end of the seventh inning on CrownVision, posted at Royals Charities Headquarters on the main concourse next to the Royals Team Store and posted online at www.royals.com/5050.
  • The winner will be mailed a check within 30 days after claiming his/her prize.
  • The winning ticket should be presented at Royals Charities Headquarters next to the Royals Team Store on the main concourse. If the headquarters is closed, please send an email to 5050@royals.com within 30 days from the raffle date to claim your prize.
  • Royals Charities Headquarters hours: Stadium gates open though top of the ninth inning

Join the 50/50 Raffle Team!

Royals Charities, the charitable and nonprofit foundation of the Kansas City Royals, is looking for dependable, enthusiastic, highly-motivated and hard-working individuals to sell 50/50 Raffle tickets during Royals home games.

The 50/50 Raffle presented by Edelman & Thompson is a charity raffle program whereby tickets are sold throughout the ballpark during every Royals home game. One lucky fan takes home half of the net proceeds from each home game's raffle ticket sales, with the other half benefiting Royals Charities.

Applicants must:

  • Be 18 years of age or older by start date of employment.
  • Have excellent cash handling and customer service skills.
  • Be comfortable with technology.
  • Be comfortable approaching people and selling in front of crowds.
  • Be available to work weekends and some holidays.
  • Be comfortable working in inclement weather (Kauffman Stadium is an outdoor ballpark).
  • And understand the timing/pacing of baseball.

Program details:

  • Sellers start at $10/hour and work approximately 3-4 hours per game.
  • 81 home games: 70 percent night games/30 percent day games.
  • Position is part-time and seasonal (April-October/November).
  • Shirts and vendor aprons provided.

If interested in the position, please complete an application for the Royals Charities Game Day Representative position HERE.

Raffle Rules

  • Participants must be 18 years or older to purchase a 50/50 Raffle ticket.
  • Unauthorized persons copying, selling, or altering tickets are subject to prosecution.
  • The cash prize will be paid to the winner by check within 30 days of the date the prize is claimed (federal tax withholding may apply).
  • The designated 50/50 Raffle ticket is the only valid receipt for claiming a prize.
  • Prizes will be held and may be claimed up to 30 days after the date of the raffle.
  • Complete Official Rules »

For a list of winners send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: "Royals Charities 50/50 Raffle" Winners, One Royal Way, Kansas City, MO 64129. Requests must be received within thirty (30) days after each raffle.