It's summertime and the water's fine!
If you have been "dreaming" of a houseboat vacation on beautiful Lake
Cumberland, now is the time to purchase your ticket for a chance to win this
amazing prize package vacation in The Center for Rural Development's Houseboat
Vacation Youth Programs Raffle.
The houseboat vacation, courtesy of Conley Bottom Resort, is valued up to $3,500
based on seasonal rates and includes a $200 fuel allowance.
Tickets are $5 each and may be purchased at The Center Monday through Friday
8 a.m.-5 p.m. at 2292 South U.S. 27 (at Traffic Light 15) in Somerset, Ky.
For more information or to inquire about purchasing houseboat tickets, call 606-
677-6000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The winning ticket will be drawn at noon on Monday, July 29, at The Center. You
do not have to be present to win!
The Houseboat Vacation, a maximum three-day vacation package, must be
redeemed by the end of 2019.
Support Rogers Scholars, Rogers Explorers, and ELI
Your purchase of a $5 ticket in the Houseboat Vacation Youth Programs Raffle will
go to support middle and high school students who attend The Center's Rogers
Scholars, Rogers Explorers, and Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute (ELI) each
Rogers Explorers is open to eighth-grade middle school students within The
Center's 45-county primary service area who have a strong interest in developing
their skills in leadership, team building, community service, and STEM (Science,
Technology, Engineering, Math) fields of study.
Listen to what our students have to say about Rogers Explorers
"From listening to NASA presentations to navigating through rope courses, Rogers
Explorers was an experience that I will never forget." - Laci Baldwin of Casey
"Rogers Explorers taught me leadership and communication skills and basic
coding and chemistry. It was a great learning experience." - Ethan Martin of Estill
"Thank you Rogers Explorers for opening my mind to new activities and new
experiences." - Nate Robinson of Pulaski County
The Rogers Explorers program is presented by The Center in partnership with
Asbury University, Lindsey Wilson College, University of the Cumberlands, Eastern
Kentucky University, Morehead State University, the University of Pikeville, and
For more information about our youth leadership programs, contact Allison Cross,
Community Liaison and Youth Programs Coordinator, at 606-677-6000 or visit