CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OUR WINNERS!!
Hey we goofed! Apparently a
technical problem prevented visitors from entering the
contest giveaway for September. So sorry to all who
tried to enter but were unable to. We're setting up a
new drawing for December 1st for the ever-popular Push
Pin globe so the lucky winner will have it time for
holiday gifting or holiday travel plans.
Congratulations to Audrey C.
of Richlands, NC who's entry was drawn as the
sub-alternate winner of the June drawing. We've
reached out to Audrey today and hope for a reply!
Audrey replied to say: "That is awesome! I wanted it
really bad. Thank you so much!". Enjoy the new globe
Congratulations to Sven P. in
Linden, NJ who was drawn as the alternate winner for
our June 2015 contest. We've sent Sven an email
notifying him of his win and await a reply. Sven
also never replied to claim his win so another
alternate name will be drawn.
Congratulations to Lori T. in
Lindale, TX who's name came up as the winner for our
June 2015 globe contest. We've reached out to Lori by
email and await a reply. Unfortunately it seems Lori
had provided an invalid email address, so an alternate
winner will be drawn.
Congratulations to Ramona K.
of Phoenix, AZ who was drawn as the winner of our
March 2015 globe giveaway. We've sent an email to
Ramona and await a reply. Ramona replied to say "Thank you so much. I can't wait to receive the globe and to start using it . I am so excited to have won." Thanks for playing!
Congratulations to Cynthia W.
in Portland, OR who's name was randomly drawn as the
winner of our December 2014 globe giveaway! We've
reached out to Cynthia and await her reply to claim
her prize. We received a reply quickly from Cynthia
who said: "How
exciting! Thank you very much for this excellent
prize... ..Looking forward to filling this globe up
with push pins from all my past and future travels!
Will also make a great reference for my daughter who
is majoring in international studies and needs to take
geography." Thanks for entering!!
Congratulations to Tom F. in
TN who's name came up as the winner of our September
globe giveaway! We've reached out to Tom and await his
reply to confirm his win. We quickly received an
enthusiastic reply from Tom who said "That is wonderful! I am really looking forward to receiving the Push Pin Globe-it will look great in our living room. With the countries of the world changing their names and borders so frequently, it will be very helpful to be able to keep track of them and their locations. Thank you very much.
We hope you enjoy the new globe!
Congratulations to Adina W. In
NJ who's name was drawn as the winner of our June 2014
globe giveaway. We've sent an e-mail to Anita and
await a reply. Adina
replied thankfully to acknowledge her win. Enjoy the
Congratulations to Chris C. in
NM who's name was randomly drawn as the winner of our
March globe giveaway. An e-mail has been sent to Chris
and we await a reply. Chris quickly replied to claim
the win, adding
"What a great surprise this is, and Thank You so very
much. I will mark my journeys to Germany and
Switzerland on it !" Congrats again Chris!
We hope you enjoy the new globe!
Congratulations to Dennis Z.
in PA who was drawn as the alternate winner of our
December 2013 giveaway. We've sent Dennis an e-mail to
notify him of his win.
Keeping it short and sweet with a simple 'Thank you',
Dennis has acknowledged his win. Hope that you or
someone will enjoy the geography game!
Congratulations to Michele R.
in AZ who's name was drawn as the winner of our
December 2013 giveaway. We've sent Michele an e-mail
to notify her of her win. After numerous
attempts at contacting Michele of her win we received
no reply so an alternate winner will be drawn.
Congratulations to Dale in VA,
who was randomly selected as the winner of our
September giveaway. We've sent an e-mail to the winner
& await their reply.
Dale said "fantastic" when he
learned of his win of the old world map necktie.
Congratulations to Marty C. in
MO, who's name was randomly drawn as the winner of the
gemstone globe. We've sent an e-mail to Marty & await
Marty replied enthusiastically:
"Oh my goodness, it’s beautiful! Thank you so much. I just love your globes – especially the reproduction ones, but all of them are gorgeous. I promise that it will be given a place of honor in our house."
Thanks for playing Marty & we hope you enjoy the new globe!
Congratulations to Lorraine H.
in CA who was drawn as the winner of the Puzzle globe
for our March 2013 contest. Lorraine has been notified
of her excellent win & we patiently await her reply. When notified of her win Lorraine replied
quiockly and enthusiastically:
"WHAT!!??? I can't believe this!! I am SOOOO tickled I could jump for joy!
I'm a life-long map fanatic (guess I got it from my dad). I also LOVE puzzles. PLUS, I have a quite brilliant granddaughter who is very inquisitive about the world around her and who will delight in the chance to build this globe with her "Gamma."
I can't thank you enough. What an awesome prize! And what an awesome learning/sharing experience for my family. I can't wait to receive this marvelous gift and hunker down to put it together with my Julia.
Thank you so much!! I am thrilled! You rock! Thank you again for entering! We hope you and your family enjoy the puzzle globe!
Congratulations to Ronnie A.
in RI who was randomly drawn as the winner for our
December 2012 holiday ornament globe contest. Ronnie's
been notified of the win & we await a reply.
Ronnie replied to say: "The ornament looks just
great!!!! THANK YOU SOOOOOOOO MUCH!!!! AWESOME
ORNAMENT!!!!!!!!! ..thank you once again!"
Congratulations to Lynn E in
IN who's name was drawn as the winner for our
September contest. Lynn has been notified by e-mail of
her win & we await her reply... Lynn, clearly
excited about her win, exclaimed: "I was so thrilled to
get your email and find out I won! I can't wait for my
Globe to arrive! THANK YOU SO MUCH! I am pumped!!!!
Congratulations to Charles in
CA who was randomly selected as the winner for our
June 2012 contest. We've sent Charles his winning
notification & await his reply... Charles
replied to say "I
appreciate the opportunity to win such a unique item.
Thank you again!" Enjoy the globe with our compliments!
Congratulations to Ann in PA
who's name was drawn as the alternate winner for our
March contest. We've sent Ann her winning notification
& await her reply with details. Ann quickly
replied to say
"I am so thrilled to have won your globe contest."
and we are thrilled to put the contest on! Thanks for
Congratulations to Tara in TN
who was randomly drawn as our March 2012 contest
winner. We've notified Tara of her win by e-mail and
await her reply. Tara never replied to our
notifications so an alternate winner will be drawn.
Update 3/28/2012:Tara eventually replied to claim her win as she'd been
in the hospital. We happen to have another one of
these available for a giveaway, so we'll send you one
also Tara! Congratulations to you and thank you for
Congratulations to Jeanine B.
in TX who's name was drawn as the lucky winner of our
December contest for the levitating globe. We've sent
Jeanine her winning notification & are awaiting a
reply with where she'd like the globe sent. When
notified of her outstanding win, Jeanine replied to
Really? My husband has been trying to win one of these
for me for years. I love globes! Especially the
awesome globes [1-World Globes] has! Thank You very,
We are happy to hear it & hope
you both enjoy the new globe!
Congratulations to Sean S. in California who's name
was randomly drawn as the lucky winner of our
September '11 Giveaway. We've sent Sean their contest
win notification & await a reply with the details of
where we should send the prize. Sean replied to
our notification to say:
"Thank you so much! This
is very exciting, I love National Geographic and have
been reading the magazine for over 20 years. (And you
can quote me on that!) I'm currently in school .. and
my father is [also a] school teacher so I know this
collection is going to be quite useful to us."
We're glad to hear you will enjoy it! Congratulations
Congratulations to Tina M. in Nevada who was drawn as
the alternate winner of the National Geographic DVD set. We've sent Tina
her winning notification & hope to hear from her shortly! Tina also
never replied to our notifications, so the June contest has been retired.
Congratulations to James P. of IL, who's name was
drawn a the winner of the National Geographic DVD set. We've sent James
his winning notification by e-mail & await his reply. James never replied
to our notifications, so an alternate winner will be drawn.
Congratulations to Catherine H. of California who's
name was drawn as the lucky alternate winner of the National Geographic
DVD set. We've sent Catherine her winning notification & await her reply.
Once notified of her win, Catherine quickly replied to say
"Thank you so very much, I will have so much fun
watching these with my nephew and the rest of the family! Lot's to learn
and boy does this family love to learn!"
Congrats again on your win Catherine!
Congratulations to Donna D in Iowa who's entry was
drawn as the lucky winner of the National Geographic DVD set. Donna has
been contacted by e-mail & we await her reply. Donna!! You never replied
to our e-mail notifications, so an alternate winner has been drawn.
Congratulations to Kim T. of Arizona who was drawn as
the alternate winner of our December 2010 globe giveaway. Kim has been
notified by e-mail about her fantastic win. Kim also never replied to our
notifications, so we've retired the December contest.
Congratulations to Vicki B. in Chattanooga who's been
drawn as the winner of our December 2010 giveaway. Vicki has been
contacted by e-mail to notify her of her great win! Vicki never replied to
our notification, so an alternate winner will be drawn.
Congratulations to Kobi H. of Oregon who was drawn as
the winner of our September 2010 globe drawing. Kobi has been contacted by
e-mail to notify them of their win. Kobi replied to say "This is so
very exciting! The globe is so beautiful and I know my family will enjoy
it for years and years to come! Thank you so much!"
Congratulations again! We hope you enjoy the
Congratulations to Carol H. of San Francisco who was
randomly drawn as the winner of our June giveaway. Carol was contacted by
e-mail to notify her of her win. She promptly replied: "Thats wonderful
news. We are so excited. Not only are we big map fans, but the globe will
be a big hit with our nieces and nephews who frequently visit us in San
Francisco. Well be telling all our friends about your excellent drawing."
Thanks for entering the contest Carol! Hope the nieces
and nephews enjoy the globe as well!
Congratulations to Phil W. of California who was
selected as the 2nd alternate winner of our March contest. Unfortunately,
after repeated attempts at reaching Phil, we never received a reply, so
the drawing will be retired. Watch for this lovely Caribbean Blue globe to
appear in a future drawing!
Congratulations to David H. of New
York who's been drawn as the alternate winner of our March contest. David
has been notified by e-mail about his win. Unfortunately, David also did
not reply to the contest notification, so one more alternate will be
selected for the contest before we retire it.
Congratulations to W. H. of
Charlotte, NC (wow lucky state!) who's name was selected as the winner of
our March 2010 contest. The winner has been contacted about their win.
Unfortunately, W.H. never replied to claim their prize, so an alternate
winner will be drawn.
Congratulations to George W. in Raleigh, NC who's name
has been drawn as the winner of our December contest. When George was
notified of his win, he replied "I was delighted to receive your email
advising me that I had been drawn as winner of your December contest for a
gemstone globe. I have been wanting one of your globes for some time but
with the economy as it has been, it was a luxury I just couldn't afford to
make a purchase yet. I think your globes are beautiful and I will be
honored to have one." Thank you George for entering & we hope
you enjoy the globe for years to come!
Contgratulations to Erin S. in Washington State who's
been drawn as the winner of our September 2009 contest. When notified of
her win, Erin enthusiastically replied to say "Thank you so much!
What an awesome surprize! You have made my day! These globes are
beautiful and I am so grateful to be recieivng one!" Congratulations
again Erin! We hope you enjoy the new globe!
Congratulations to Bonnie H. in TX who has been
drawn as the winner of our June 2009 contest. Bonnie
has been e-mailed to notify her of her outstanding
win. Bonnie said she was 'so thrilled' to
have won this globe! Cheers Bonnie! We hope you
enjoy the globe!
Congratulations to Michelle
R. in IA, who has been drawn as the alternate winner of our March globe
giveaway. Michelle has been contacted about her win. After two weeks and
two attempts at contacting Michelle by e-mail, we've received no response.
Unfortunately, we've given up on this giveaway. Watch for this item to
appear in a future globe drawing.
Congratulations to Joelyn
C. of IA, who's been drawn as our March 2009 contest winner. Joelyn has
been contacted about her win. Joelyn never replied to our notifications
about her win, so an alternate winner has been drawn.
Michelle M. of Bellingham, WA who's been selected as the winner of our
belated June 2008 contest. When notified of her win, Michelle replied:
"I cannot thank you enough. I have wanted one for so very long! Thank
you, thank you!" ... "both my husband and I are in awe of its beauty! We
cannot wait to see it in person and find a perfect place in the house
for its display. Thanks again!"
Congratulations to Laura
G. of San Francisco, CA who's been selected as an alternate winner of
our March 2008 contest. Laura has been contacted about her win. Laura
also never replied to her winner's notification, so we've given up on
the March contest. Watch for this globe to appear in a future contest!
***WATCH YOUR E-MAIL IF YOU ENTER THIS CONTEST, AS THIS IS HOW YOU WILL
Congratulations to Connie
C. of Pocatello, ID who has been selected as the winner of our March
2008 contest. Connie C. has been contacted about her win. Connie never
responded to our notification, so an alternate winner has been selected.
Congratulations to Joe T.
of Fort Worth, TX who was drawn as the winner of our December 2007
contest. When notified of his win, Joe replied: "OH how wonderful!!
each time I look at it I'll dream of exotic destinations and exciting
cultures. Not only is it a thing of beauty but also of great
We're glad to hear the globe will be going to a good home! Enjoy!
Congratulations to Heather
Harris of Susquehanna, PA who was selected as the winner of our
September 2007 contest. When learning of her win, Heather responded
with, "I think your gemstone globes are just so beautiful. I
cannot wait to receive it so I can display it for everyone to
see...never thought I'd actually be lucky enough to win one."
We hope you enjoy it for years to come!
Congratulations to Rachel
L. in San Antonio, TX who was drawn as the winner of our June 2007
contest. When notified of her win, Rachel replied with, "I absolutely
cannot believe I received the email stating that I had won the gemstone
globe!! Thank you, Thank you, Thank you so much!!! The globe is so
We hope you enjoy it!
Congratulations to Jeff B.
in Cleveland, OH who was selected as the winner of our March 2007
contest. Jeff did not share any comments on his win.
Congratulations to Margaret
Tucker of Kirkland, WA, who was selected as the winner for our December
2006 drawing. When notified of her win, Margaret replied with "I can't
believe I won!" and "I've always loved the look of these fantastic
gemstone globes" and seems very excited to soon have one in her home.
Our September, 2006 winner
has been selected . Contest winner did not share comments.
Our June, 2006 winner has
been selected . Winner did not share comments.
Our March, 2006 winner has
been selected. Contest winner did not share comments.
Congratulations to Bob Foley
of Chicago, IL, selected as an alternate winner for our December, 2005
drawing. When learning of his win, Bruce responded by saying:
"I remember entering and thinking at the time that this would be a nice
gift for my wife. Now she will get a nice surprise!"
Congratulations to Donna
McCoy of Burbank, CA, selected as an alternate winner for our September,
2005 drawing. Donna responded to her win notification by saying:
"I know just where I will put it, so that I can see it while I'm
watching the news! Now I can find out where places are that I hear
While we don't really consider this a reference globe, we're sure it
will be useful to you. We hope you'll refer to it for many years.
Congratulations to Gail Campbell of Vienna, Virginia, the winner of our
June, 2005 drawing. Gail replied to her notification with:
"Thank you, Thank You, Thank YOU! I'm very
excited about winning a beautiful globe from you."
You're very welcome Gail & we hope you enjoy your globe for years
Congratulations to Bradley
Smith of Dallas, Texas, the winner of our March, 2005 drawing.
Bradley responded to his notification by saying,
"This is the best news I've heard all week! I was just wondering
what to get for my mom's birthday and this is the answer I was looking
for! She will think I robbed a bank. You've made my mom very
We hope your mom won't think you robbed a bank, but you can
always give her our number and we will vouch for you as the winner of this
beautiful globe. Congratulations again!
Nicole Lloyd of Costa
Mesa, California, the winner of our December, 2004 drawing. Nicole
received her globe before the holiday and let us know how much she liked
was so surprised to receive the absolutely beautiful globe!!! I
thought it was going to be a pretty little lapis keychain and to my
surprise this beautiful globe came in the mail. I just want to thank
you so very much for the gift and it looks incredible in our office.
I am so happy and appreciate it so much."
not remember entering the contest, so was really surprised. We think
it's great that she can share the globe with her co-workers.
Congratulations to Suzanne
Burnett, the winner of our September 15th drawing who is from Albany, OR.
Suzanne sent us a
very nice note after receiving her gemstone globe. She says,
"Wow! A note to tell you we have received the Gemstone Globe.
It came quickly and weathered the journey in fine order. Our jaws
dropped when we opened the package as it is absolutely exquisite! My
husband and son were in seventh heaven pouring over every inch of the
globe. The delight on my 5 year old son's face was worth a million
dollars alone! He loves to sit and marvel at its beauty while
touching it with great reverence. This is such a spectacular and
beautiful addition to our home. I still cannot believe our good
fortune. Thank you so very much."
We at 1-World love to hear the comments of happy winners. This
family sounds like they will appreciate the globe for years to come!
Congratulations to Elizabeth
Hauck, a geography teacher from Edgartown, Massachusetts, who won the
Lapis Gemstone Globe given away in our March 15th drawing. After
receiving her globe, Elizabeth wrote "Just
wanted to let you know that the globe arrived in perfect condition. It is
really beautiful and I can't wait to take to school and use it with my
students. I am sure that they will be excited to find the countries we
are studying on your globe as opposed to the "school globes" we usually
use. I might also have them research the types of gems used as extra
credit! Thank you so much. This is the first thing I have ever won and how
appropriate for a geography teacher! "
sure that Elizabeth and her students will enjoy the globe. Not many
classrooms feature a globe like this!
Congratulations to Joan
Frances of Portland, Oregon, who won the Colonial 12" desk globe in our
December drawing. She said she was "Beyond thrilled" to have won such a
prize. She Wrote: "Wanted to let you know that my
beautiful globe arrived this morning and I am so thrilled! I really
love the colors and the fact the oceans are beige -- easier to see any
names of locations better. I have a lot of wood items and the wooden
four-legged stand further makes it fit in perfectly. So classy!"
We are so happy to have sent the globe to such a loving home! Enjoy
your prize Joan!
Congratulations to John-Mark
Brown of Talbott, Tennessee, who won the 16" Stafford Floor Model in our
September drawing. John-Mark's comments when entering the drawing
were: "I'm in the eighth grade and my
brother's in fourth and we both like geography. My dad plays games
with my brother and me with our old globe. We'd love to win one of
your cool globes because some things have changed and aren't right on my
dad's old globe."
John-Mark's mom contacted us to say that he was thrilled. We are
thrilled that John-Mark's name was drawn and that such geography
enthusiasts will provide a home for this floor globe.
Congratulations to R.
Higgins of Wilmington, North Carolina, the winner of the Golfer's Delight
Globe in our June 15th drawing. His entry noted that he had his wife
to thank for finding our site. When notified of his win, his
response was "Wow! Thanks a bunch for this terrific win."