The Prize Patrol Is Getting Ready To Change Someone’s Life Forever!

The time has come for the Prize Patrol to get on the road and surprise our newest millionaire with that BIG PCH check!  The Publishers Clearing House Sweepstakes winner has been selected and now it’s time for the Prize Patrol to be dispatched.  But what exactly does that mean?  Well, I’d like to give you a special look into what it takes for the Prize Patrol to prepare for that life changing winning moment.

Step 1 – Book those flights! Since there is not much time from when the winner is selected to when we need to be on the road, our first priority is to book the flights to make sure we can get to the lucky sweepstakes winner.  Once our seats have been reserved (personally I try to get the window seat to see the beautiful views) it is time to plan transportation in the state we are arriving.

Step 2: Book the rental Prize Patrol Van! We have used all different brands/colors/size Prize Patrol Vans (even a Prize Patrol dog sled in Alaska!).  We only have a few criteria: GPS to find the winner’s house and of course the van has to be large enough to fit the Prize Patrol sign and that BIG check!

Step 3: Order the flowers! What kind of winning moment would it be if the Prize Patrol showed up at your door without those beautiful red roses?  The Prize Patrol researches what flower shops are close to the winner’s house.  The rest is simple, order a dozen and a half red roses, presentation style – but the florist can’t know it’s the Prize Patrol calling!

Final Step: Pack! Usually packing for a trip or vacation can be a daunting task, but not THIS type of trip.  The Prize Patrol loves gathering all the necessary gear for the road.  First, of course, the BIG PCH check and the REAL check!  We also gather paperwork for the winner, Prize Patrol pens, champagne, balloons to fill, directions, a camera and the signature Prize Patrol blue blazers.

Now it’s time for research.  We frequently get asked, “what happens if the winner isn’t home?”  (this happens more often than you may realize).  In order to prepare for those unfortunate situations, we like to do as much research about the winner before traveling as possible.  For example, we were able to find our $20,000 winner Pat Ticknor by finding out where she worked.  As you know, the Prize Patrol will do anything it takes to find the lucky PCH Sweepstakes winner and deliver that BIG check, even if it means going to their work place!

So now it’s time…here we go!  Hopefully all this planning will come in handy and we can surprise our newest millionaire without a hitch!  Wish us luck and keep entering the Publishers Clearing House Sweepstakes so maybe you could get your own surprise at home!  There are so many ways to enter and it’s as simple as a click of your mouse.  Enter today at pch.com, PCH Search & Win, PCH Lotto…the Prize Patrol would love to be dispatched to your house next!

Danielle Lam –

PCH Prize Patrol Elite


1,114 thoughts on “The Prize Patrol Is Getting Ready To Change Someone’s Life Forever!”

  1. cheryl says:

    cheryl

    i had a dream the prize patrol came to my house to

  2. Amber Brooks says:

    Hi Danielle ,
    Keeping the Faith . To Whoever wins God Bless !

  3. adam says:

    How many days in advance do you send the letters?

    1. PCH Customer Service PCH Customer Service says:

      Hi Adam,

      The letters were sent on or near the 22nd.

      Regards,
      Addison @ PCH

    2. Deborah Holland Deborah Holland says:

      The letters were sent out on Friday, 2/18, and received by 2/22 or 2/23.
      Deborah @ PCH

  4. Mr.Bowman says:

    good luck

  5. Nancy Sexton says:

    May your trip be short and sweet! Thanks for sharing!

    Be blessed!

    NKS

  6. NATIVIDAD MASCARENAS-GALLEGOS says:

    Mrs.Danielle Lam –
    PCH Prize Patrol Elite,

    Thank you for sharing with us all on what goes on in getting ready for this “Life-changing event in someone’s life!”

    As always, I am dedicating this prayer to all of you that will be traveling: “See I am sending an Angel before you to guard you on your way!”

    Enjoy and have lots of fun!!! I wish everyone the very best of luck!

    God Bless You All At Publishers Clearing House!

    Sincerely, NATIVIDAD

  7. Domonique Hanley says:

    Gd Luck on yall tripp PCH i hope an pray you guy’s will come an visit Cali, Los Angeles where the weather is nice! but be safe an congrats to anyone else that will win across the world!

  8. cheryl says:

    cheryl

    why are you keeping my questions in moderation

  9. cheryl says:

    cheryl

    why wont you answer my questions

    1. Deborah Holland Deborah Holland says:

      Hi Cheryl, We got a lot of comments today, so our response time may not have been as quick as other times. I think we answered your question by now. If not, let us know.
      Deborah @ PCH

  10. GINA SAPORITI ETERNAL DREAMER says:

    our house is right in the “Pathway” of our City’s
    Aiport Landing Strip..

    Wonder if I’ll see Todd looking out the Window as a 727 flies over our house towards the landing area???

    um….

    ??????????

    lol

Leave a Reply