Meet Crystal Crawford, Our Newest “Forever” Prize Winner

Everyone asks us, “What if the winner isn’t home when the Prize Patrol arrives?” Well, if you were watching coverage of PCH Pay Day on the PCH Fan Page on Facebook on February 28th, you saw the answer! We find that winner!

Knocking on the door of a 5th floor apartment in Queens, NY, the Prize Patrol discovered that “Forever” prize winner Crystal Crawford wasn’t home. But her older son Jaquawn was, and he was able to lead the PCH van a half-mile away to the early intervention child care center where his mother works.

Seeing the Prize Patrol on the security camera video at her workplace entrance, Crystal could not even imagine that they were there to see her. But as the whole crew burst into her office – with roses, balloons and the iconic Big Check declaring her the winner of $5,000 A Week “Forever” — she exclaimed “Oh my God! Are you serious?!?”

“I know if my bank account could talk, it is going to say, ‘Wow, what happened?’,” Crystal added.

Crystal fought back tears as she received cheers from co-workers and repeated hugs from Jaquawn who, like everybody else, could not believe what was happening.

Crystal is the eighth winner of the PCH’s “Forever” prize – meaning that she will receive $5,000 a week (or $260,000 a year) for the rest of her life, and — after that — some lucky person she chooses will receive a similar amount for the rest of his or her life!

The “Forever” prize award provided the exciting climax to “PCH Pay Day” which was also a lucky day for another 150,000 winners scattered across the United States.

So what will Crystal do with her new found riches? She intends to pay off debts, build her credit, and send her younger son, a senior in high school, off to college. And she will keep entering the PCH Sweepstakes, which she has done religiously for years.

Congratulations, Crystal, and welcome to our huge and ever-growing family of winners! And to the rest of you – do what Crystal says: “Keep entering and keep the faith!” Who knows? The next winner we surprise could be you!

Dave Sayer
PCH Prize Patrol Ambassador

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  2. Congratulations Crystal, your story was Ah-Mazing…had me in tears. So deserving, enjoy every minute of it with your family. 😀

    1. Always love seeing such awesome support for our winners and between fellow PCH Fans! We really do have the best fans EVER! Keep trying for your chance to be surprised with a big check from the Prize Patrol. You’ve got to be “in it to win it” so don’t give up. There are so many ways to submit an entry into our many exciting giveaways each day. You can check them all out here: Good luck to you and all who enter!!

  3. Congrats Crystal !!!!
    Keeping the Faith for sure and playing ! ❤️🙏❤️
    Awesome Crystal !!! What a great gift !

  4. Wow what a lucky lady. Congratulations and wishing that the Sun keep smiling on you.🤩 I hope you and your boy take a nice Sunny vacation before he goes off to college.

    1. Thank you so much for your support. PCH values our loyal fans like yourself. While we do receive millions of entries, only one person can win each giveaway. Keep trying though and don’t give up! Every entry has the same fair chance of winning and all winners are selected randomly; there’s no way to know who we’re going to surprise next. There are multiple ways to enter our many exciting giveaways each day for your chance to become a lucky winner. Click here to see them all: Good luck to you and all who enter!!