Recall Drew Stephens and the crew from Service at Sea - the group traveling the World by sea and bringing GIS and geospatial awareness to deserving cultures (they launched from San diego at last year's ESRI User Conference), well, you can help Drew's non-profit and be entered to win a trip to Mexico at the same time.
Contest Details: Donate any amount and you are entered. We hope you can donate $50, but $25, $35, or any amount will get you in, and you can enter multiple times by donating in $50 increments. For example, if you send $200, you will be entered four times. All donations after February 07 have already been entered. We expect odds to be approximately 1 in 1000. Imagine, your thoughtful contribution to this community could get you to the warm pacific air!
How to Enter / General Rules: Go to: http://serviceatsea.org/donate/make-a-donation/ on the Service at Sea website, and use the "Make a Donation" button, or send a check to "The GIS Institute" PO Box 1124 Boulder, CO 80306. We will randomly select a winner from all donors on January 31, 2008. The Mexico Fundraiser is not tax deductible. You must be available to claim and complete use of the award between May and August, 2008.
Service at Sea is a program of The GIS Institute, a 501(c)(3) Non Profit Corporation based in Boulder, CO, to empower conservation organizations to reach their goals through the effective use of mapping technology.