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: Police: 2 Teens In Car Shot At Red Light In Philadelphia's Olney Neighborhood
The money giveaway is being organized by The Philadelphia Citizen, which says it wants to increase off-year voter turnout.READ MORE: 14 Arrested On More Than 120 Charges Related To NorthPak Gang Violence In Wilmington
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: Wawa, 2SP Brewing Company Team Up For Sunfest Strawberry Lemonade Shandy Beer
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.