MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The winner of the 2019 St. Jude Dream Home was announced Sunday.
Steven Melton from Dyersburg, Tennessee won the grand prize of the $475,000 home.
Prizes included in the drawing are a VIP Grizzlies experience, a Peabody weekend getaway, Memphis Tiger Basketball season tickets, a car, and the grand prize of the dream home.
The 2019 home was built by Southern Serenity Homes. It is a 4-bedroom, 4-bath, 3,400 square foot home located in Lakeland, Tennessee.
The home features an "owner’s retreat’ with en suite bath and oversized walk-in closet, open floor plan kitchen, and hardwood floors throughout.
People looking to help St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital donated $1,400,500 by reserving 14,500 raffle tickets for the 2019 St. Jude Dream Home. The money raised during this fundraiser will help make sure no patient’s family has to pay for treatment at St. Jude.
There’s only one Dream Home, but many more prizes were up for grabs:
- VIP Memphis Grizzlies Suite including 16 suite tickets, 4 parking passes and $500 towards food and beverages (Donated by Regions Bank & available to people who reserved their tickets by March 29) - (Winner: Morris Burrell of Arlington)
- The Ultimate Memphis Experience including a Peabody Weekend Getaway, Memphis Tigers Basketball season tickets and a flight simulator session (Donated by Campbell Clinic, FedEx Express and The Peabody Memphis & available to people who reserved their tickets by April 19) - (Winner: Thomas Szkopinski of Germantown)
- Choice of 2019 Honda Civic LX or 2019 Nissan Sentra S (Donated by Wolfchase Honda and Wolfchase Nissan) - (Winner: Mahlon Greene of Dyer)
- $10,000 furniture shopping spree at Ashley HomeStore and Stash Home (Donated by Ashley HomeStore and Stash Home) - (Winner: Lorraine Drane of Memphis)
- 18 karat gold and sterling silver diamond bracelet (Donated by James Gattas Jewelers) - (Winner: David Simpson of Cordova)
- Movie Tickets for a Year (Donated by Malco Theaters) - (Winner: Terrence Johnson of Collierville)
- $1,000 VISA Gift Card (Donated by Pediatrics East) - (Winner: Dennis Allen of Memphis)
- $1,000 Gift Card to Shaw Floors (Donated by Shaw Floors) - (Winner: William Trotter of Brighton)
- Artesso SmartTouch Technology Kitchen Faucet in Stainless, with soap dispenser (Donated by Brizo) - (Winner: Misty Gossett of Germantown)
- 2019 St. Jude Dream Home - (Winner: Steven Melton of Dyersburg)