Football fans, win a chance to watch Chelsea VS Manchester United play live at Stamford Bridge in London, with Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan on October 23, 2016. Buy a raffle for Rs. 300 from Buy My Time, which will donate a majority of the proceeds from ticket sales to the Samarthanam Trust for the Disabled. Four winners get to experience one of the biggest matches of this Premier League, all expenses paid.
The trust supports the visually impaired, disabled and underprivileged by providing them with education, vocational training and placement-based rehabilitation to help them achieve personal independence. (http://www.samarthanam.org/)
Based out of Bengaluru and Mumbai, the internet company Buy My Time uses online raffles to bring once-in-a-lifetime experiences to celebrity fans, while simultaneously raising funds for charities. There are other experiences planned for the coming year, such as exploring the Tokyo fashion landscape with Sonam Kapoor and exclusive music experiences.
Remarks Abhishek Bachchan, “As you guys know, I am an ardent supporter of Chelsea. And this match is especially exciting as we are facing off against Man Utd with Jose Morinho on their side. And when you add an interesting concept like Buy My Time and powering philanthropy to the mix, it only gets better. I am really looking forward to sharing this amazing experience with the winners.
The brand’s vision is to create once-in-a-lifetime experiences that are also empowering in the social context. Sampath Kumar, MD, Buy My Time says, “The inspiration for the concept came to me from the yearly lunch Warren Buffett auctions for the benefit of Glide Foundation. It is amazing how it has empowered the Glide Foundation over the years, raising more than $3 million dollars this year alone.”
The experiences will straddle multiple categories, including Movies (Indian and International), Sports, Business, Fashion, TV, Food, Music, Arts and Lifestyle. The process of selection is fully automated and vetted by global professional services, KPMG ensuring secure and transparent process.
(To participate, log on to buymytime.com.)