PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — You could win $1,000 just for casting a ballot. Eyewitness News was at the African Episcopal Church of Saint Thomas on Lancaster Avenue, where a randomly chosen voter won $1,000.
Two more winners will be confirmed following the election, and people who voted by mail are also eligible.READ MORE: Bipartisan Election Bill Introduced In Pennsylvania
The money giveaway is being organized by The Philadelphia Citizen, which says it wants to increase off-year voter turnout.READ MORE: Police Release Video Of Alleged Suspects Wanted For Deadly Beating At Pat's Steaks In South Philadelphia
In Philadelphia, all eyes are on the race for district attorney.
Democratic incumbent Larry Krasner is going up against former prosecutor Carlos Vega.MORE NEWS: Man Hospitalized After Shooting Inside Concord Mall, Delaware State Police Say
Polls close at 8 p.m. If you have not yet voted, for all the information you need to know before heading to the polls — check out CBS Philly’s Voter Guide: Pennsylvania Primary Election 2021.