Posts Tagged ‘Charity’

A week of Dread!

Posted on March 18th, 2018 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Hello again and welcome to Inso’s World.This week has been pretty sleepless… apart from one tablet night… so I have been restricted in what I could get on with. That said… I have been pottering on with things… but first…The Halfling snipers a…

A stirring in the warp…

Posted on January 14th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

Hello again.It’s been another week of things going on and passing by.I managed to get a few miles in on my motor bike and popped over to Marazion for a spin:Click the Pic!Only another 480 miles before it gets its first service and the little fairing fi…

Christmas Eve… already?

Posted on December 24th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Hello again and welcome to Inso’s World on Christmas eve 2017.I thought I’d take a few moments to reflect on, what can be considered, a pivotal year of my life.The start of the big adventure was getting a mortgage and moving into our own home, just bef…

CHARITY – Our new Fall Raffles!

Posted on October 13th, 2017 under , . Posted by

 

The NOCF is pleased to announce its first-ever Fall Raffle Season, which launches on Friday, October 13, 2017. The season opens with another HUGE army and three models that define the timeless collectible artistry which exists within the tabletop wargaming community.

THE FALL RAFFLE SEASON

o Six Weeks Only!
o Tickets go on sale Friday, October 13, 2017, at 12:01 AM EDT (So, open now!)
o Sales will close on Thursday, November 23, 2017, at 12:00 Midnight EDT
(or at any time prior to if tickets in all four raffles are sold out)
o Winners will be posted at NOCF website on Friday, November 24, 2017, at 12:00 Noon EDT
o 95 cents of every dollar raised in 2017 Fall Season Raffles benefits Doctors Without Borders
o NEED NOT BE PRESENT TO WIN – NOCF SHIPS WORLDWIDE

THE DEATHWATCH

This Warhammer 40,000 army was created and donated by 27 volunteer painters who came together in a Facebook group. Long-time sponsor, KR MULTICASE, will be providing custom transport for The Deathwatch!

ONLY 1000 TICKETS WILL BE SOLD!
GREATEST ODDS OF WINNING AN NOCF ARMY RAFFLE EVER!
$5 per ticket ~Minimum purchase of $10 required at checkout

A list of the painters and more photographs are posted on the website (http://novaopenfoundation.org/archives/11165).

THE ARMY LIST:

o 3 Characters
o 34 Veterans
o 13 Terminators
o 2 Rhinos
o Land Raider Crusader
o Land Raider Redeemer
o 2 Drop Pods
o Dreadnought Drop Pod
o 5 Dreadnoughts

THE MODELS:

The three models being raffled in the 2017 Fall Raffle were all generously donated by three of the most renowned miniature artists in the worldwide community:
ADEPTUS MECHANICUS TECH-PRIEST DOMINUS
Warhammer 40,000 model donated by Dave Taylor
Model photographs and more information at http://novaopenfoundation.org/archives/11330 
ONLY 750 TICKETS WILL BE SOLD
BUY 25 & HAVE A 1 in 30 CHANCE OF WINNING!
$2 per ticket ~Minimum purchase of $10 required at checkout
40K ASTRA MILITARUM COMMISSAR

Warhammer 40,000 model donated by David Faust https://www.facebook.com/david.f.sablon 

Model photographs and more information at http://novaopenfoundation.org/archives/11361 

ONLY 750 TICKETS WILL BE SOLD

BUY 25 & HAVE A 1 in 30 CHANCE OF WINNING!

$2 per ticket ~Minimum purchase of $10 required at checkout


BOLT ACTION MEDIUM TANK T-34/85
Bolt Action model donated by James Wappel http://wappellious.blogspot.com/
Model photographs and more information at http://novaopenfoundation.org/archives/11300 
ONLY 750 TICKETS WILL BE SOLD
BUY 25 & HAVE A 1 in 30 CHANCE OF WINNING!
$2 per ticket ~Minimum purchase of $10 required at checkout

BUY TICKETS HERE

Questions? Write to us: novaopencharities@gmail.com

PHOTOGRAPHS:
Please feel free to use photographs in promotion of the NOCF’s exciting new Fall raffle season!

CHARITY – Our new Fall Raffles!

Posted on October 13th, 2017 under , . Posted by

 

The NOCF is pleased to announce its first-ever Fall Raffle Season, which launches on Friday, October 13, 2017. The season opens with another HUGE army and three models that define the timeless collectible artistry which exists within the tabletop wargaming community.

THE FALL RAFFLE SEASON

o Six Weeks Only!
o Tickets go on sale Friday, October 13, 2017, at 12:01 AM EDT (So, open now!)
o Sales will close on Thursday, November 23, 2017, at 12:00 Midnight EDT
(or at any time prior to if tickets in all four raffles are sold out)
o Winners will be posted at NOCF website on Friday, November 24, 2017, at 12:00 Noon EDT
o 95 cents of every dollar raised in 2017 Fall Season Raffles benefits Doctors Without Borders
o NEED NOT BE PRESENT TO WIN – NOCF SHIPS WORLDWIDE

THE DEATHWATCH

This Warhammer 40,000 army was created and donated by 27 volunteer painters who came together in a Facebook group. Long-time sponsor, KR MULTICASE, will be providing custom transport for The Deathwatch!

ONLY 1000 TICKETS WILL BE SOLD!
GREATEST ODDS OF WINNING AN NOCF ARMY RAFFLE EVER!
$5 per ticket ~Minimum purchase of $10 required at checkout

A list of the painters and more photographs are posted on the website (http://novaopenfoundation.org/archives/11165).

THE ARMY LIST:

o 3 Characters
o 34 Veterans
o 13 Terminators
o 2 Rhinos
o Land Raider Crusader
o Land Raider Redeemer
o 2 Drop Pods
o Dreadnought Drop Pod
o 5 Dreadnoughts

THE MODELS:

The three models being raffled in the 2017 Fall Raffle were all generously donated by three of the most renowned miniature artists in the worldwide community:
ADEPTUS MECHANICUS TECH-PRIEST DOMINUS
Warhammer 40,000 model donated by Dave Taylor
Model photographs and more information at http://novaopenfoundation.org/archives/11330 
ONLY 750 TICKETS WILL BE SOLD
BUY 25 & HAVE A 1 in 30 CHANCE OF WINNING!
$2 per ticket ~Minimum purchase of $10 required at checkout
40K ASTRA MILITARUM COMMISSAR

Warhammer 40,000 model donated by David Faust https://www.facebook.com/david.f.sablon 

Model photographs and more information at http://novaopenfoundation.org/archives/11361 

ONLY 750 TICKETS WILL BE SOLD

BUY 25 & HAVE A 1 in 30 CHANCE OF WINNING!

$2 per ticket ~Minimum purchase of $10 required at checkout


BOLT ACTION MEDIUM TANK T-34/85
Bolt Action model donated by James Wappel http://wappellious.blogspot.com/
Model photographs and more information at http://novaopenfoundation.org/archives/11300 
ONLY 750 TICKETS WILL BE SOLD
BUY 25 & HAVE A 1 in 30 CHANCE OF WINNING!
$2 per ticket ~Minimum purchase of $10 required at checkout

BUY TICKETS HERE

Questions? Write to us: novaopencharities@gmail.com

PHOTOGRAPHS:
Please feel free to use photographs in promotion of the NOCF’s exciting new Fall raffle season!

HORUS HERESY – The Mechanicum – Hammer of the Omnissiah

Posted on August 2nd, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

I know that a lot of you have already checked out the raffles for the NOCF this year. We have literally dozens of raffles running in order to raise a ton of money for wonderful causes (Doctors Without Borders, The International Rescue Committee,&n…

HORUS HERESY – The NOCF 2017 Sons of Horus army!

Posted on July 17th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

I have no doubt that a lot of you have already checked out the raffles for the NOCF this year. We have literally dozens of raffles running in order to raise a ton of money for wonderful causes (Doctors Without Borders, The International Rescue Committe…

The 2017 NOCF Raffles!

Posted on July 1st, 2017 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Another year and another host of wonderful armies and collections and individual models up for grabs! We have had a lot of wonderful people donate their time and talents in order to raise money for the various causes supported by the NOVA Open Charitab…

DARK AGE – The new 2-player starter set!

Posted on March 21st, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

I started this “Month of Dark Age”because we’re releasing the 2-player starter set this Friday (or Thursday if you happen to be at AdeptiCon). If you’d like to get a good look at the contents of the box, you can do so HERE. In preparation for the …

Half A Million Views! Contest!!!!!

Posted on February 22nd, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Holy Moly!I looked at my view count today and realized I am likely to cross the half million mark in the next couple days!This calls for a small Contest and Prizes!!!!!So I’m going to make it simple.  Comment on this post on my blog (if you are re…

BURNING OF PROSPERO – An new addition!

Posted on January 28th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

One of the earliest NOCF raffles was won by a guy named Jake Schneider. Jake lives in Tasmania, so we had to send the army all the way to Tasmania, which is now our running joke about how far we’ll go to get your prize to you (Tasmania is over 12,000 m…

BURNING OF PROSPERO – the first Charity Raffle of 2017!

Posted on January 20th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Oh my goodness, it seems that I have neglected to let you all know about the super-cool Charity Raffle we have going on for the NOCF this month!Some very good friends of mine have banded together to paint up a set of the Burning Of Prospero board game …

Extra Life Game-a-thon 2016: Wargaming Recon #173

Posted on December 5th, 2016 under , , , , , , . Posted by

The 24hr Game-a-thon was November 5, 2016. Jonathan was fundraising to benefit Boston Children’s Hospital. It is never too late, so please make a tax deductible donation if you can. My goal was to raise $250.  Extra Life raises money for kids who…

Extra Life Game-a-thon 2016: Wargaming Recon #173

Posted on December 4th, 2016 under , , , , , , . Posted by

The 24hr Game-a-thon was November 5, 2016. Jonathan was fundraising to benefit Boston Children’s Hospital. It is never too late, so please make a tax deductible donation if you can. My goal was to raise $250.  Extra Life raises money for kids who…

Crafting a Homebrew Game with Alex Kostopoulos: Wargaming Recon #170

Posted on October 24th, 2016 under , , , , , . Posted by

  Alex Kostopoulos joins Jonathan to discuss how he crafts a homebrew game.  The two discuss some game design before diving into a larger topic of tabletop gaming & the Lord of the Rings. The longest-running tabletop wargaming podcast on the p…

Crafting a Homebrew Game with Alex Kostopoulos: Wargaming Recon #170

Posted on October 23rd, 2016 under , , , , , . Posted by

  Alex Kostopoulos joins Jonathan to discuss how he crafts a homebrew game.  The two discuss some game design before diving into a larger topic of tabletop gaming & the Lord of the Rings. The longest-running tabletop wargaming podcast on the p…

Council of Five Nations 2016: Wargaming Recon #169

Posted on October 10th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Mike Paine and Jonathan discuss the Council of Five Nations.  This three-day tabletop convention is one of Mike’s favorites. Council of Five Nations XXXIX (2016) Details Was September 23-26, 2016 at the Proctors Theatre & Conference Center in…

Council of Five Nations 2016: Wargaming Recon #169

Posted on October 9th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Mike Paine and Jonathan discuss the Council of Five Nations.  This three-day tabletop convention is one of Mike’s favorites. Council of Five Nations XXXIX (2016) Details Was September 23-26, 2016 at the Proctors Theatre & Conference Center in…

Hobby Bunker Game Day 2016: Wargaming Recon #168

Posted on September 25th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

The Hobby Bunker Game Day 2016 was held Saturday August 27, 2016 from 10am-10pm EST at the Hobby Bunker in Malden, Massachusetts. Jonathan is joined by new co-host and amazing GM Mike Paine to give their take on the day of gaming while they share a few…

Hobby Bunker Game Day 2016: Wargaming Recon #168

Posted on September 24th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

The Hobby Bunker Game Day 2016 was held Saturday August 27, 2016 from 10am-10pm EST at the Hobby Bunker in Malden, Massachusetts. Jonathan is joined by new co-host and amazing GM Mike Paine to give their take on the day of gaming while they share a few…

ReCast: Holiday Gift Guide 2015 – Wargaming Recon #147

Posted on January 4th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Hope you enjoy the last of two “Best of” 2015 episodes. Originally released on November 9, 2015 the episode shared gift ideas for the holidays. This ReCast discusses Christmas and the importance of good customer service. Don’t worry! …

ReCast: Holiday Gift Guide 2015 – Wargaming Recon #147

Posted on January 3rd, 2016 under , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Hope you enjoy the last of two “Best of” 2015 episodes. Originally released on November 9, 2015 the episode shared gift ideas for the holidays. This ReCast discusses Christmas and the importance of good customer service. Don’t worry! …

2015 in Review – Wargaming Recon #149

Posted on December 7th, 2015 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Extra Life 24hr Game-a-thon 2015 is covered in more depth. Highlights from 2015 podcast season plus Patreon changes are revealed too! This is FINAL new episode of 2015. Support Jonathan through PATREON Extra Life 24hr Game-a-thon 2015 Games Played/Acti…

2015 in Review – Wargaming Recon #149

Posted on December 6th, 2015 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Extra Life 24hr Game-a-thon 2015 is covered in more depth. Highlights from 2015 podcast season plus Patreon changes are revealed too! This is FINAL new episode of 2015. Support Jonathan through PATREON Extra Life 24hr Game-a-thon 2015 Games Played/Acti…

Holiday Gift Guide 2015 – Wargaming Recon #147

Posted on November 9th, 2015 under , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Shopping during the holidays can be confusing and stressful. If you need a present for the gamer in your life look no further! Jonathan shares gift ideas for every size wallet. Support Jonathan through PATREON Under $20
The post Holiday Gift Guide 2015…