Chicago Soccer Foundation Queen of Hearts Frequently Asked Questions.


Q. What is the Chicago Soccer Foundation Queen of Hearts?


Chicago Soccer Foundation Queen of Hearts is an online progressive raffle, benefiting the Chicago Soccer Foundation. Tickets are available online only and only to Illinois residents: 1 for $5 5 for $10, 20 for $20. With each ticket order, buyers select an envelope they believe contains the hidden Queen of Hearts.  Tickets are valid for each weekly draw only and are removed before the next weekly draw commences. 


Q. Where does the other half of the total pot go?


Proceeds from the Chicago Soccer Foundation Queen of Hearts raffle will go to benefit all CSF programs (Toddlers, Chicago Community League, Chicago Private League, Soccer for Success, Teen Work Initiative, Egaming Foundation, Skills and Development Programs, Cultural Exchange, CCSC - South). 


Proceeds will also go towards establishing scholarship opportunities to play for Chicago City Soccer Club.


Q. How do I know if I have the winning ticket?


Tickets will be drawn live every Sunday at 6:00 pm CT* on the Chicago Soccer Foundation Social media accounts. @chicagosoccerfoundation


Winning ticket numbers will be posted on our Queen of Hearts website, social media accounts, and featured in our email blasts. 


A winning ticket number that finds the Queen of Hearts will receive a phone call from the Chicago Soccer Foundation.


*times subject to change week to week


Q. Can I play more than once in a game?


Yes. You can purchase more than one ticket per event or game. You will need to make separate transactions to select different envelope numbers. 


Q. What are the odds of winning?


The odds of winning the prize are based on the number of tickets sold.




Q. How do I claim my prize?


Winners will be notified by phone if they have won the grand prize. The winner will be notified once a day for seven (7) days. After seven (7) days if the winner does not claim their prize the money will roll over and a new game will begin. 


Q. When can I expect to receive my winnings?


Prize winnings will be paid by check within 45 days of the completion of the claim process.


Q. Do I need to live in Illinois to play?


The CSF - Queen of Hearts Raffle is only open to Illinois residents. Non-illinois residents are welcome to donate to our foundation directly at