August 19, 1999
LOTTERY SENDS $11 MILLION TO EDUCATION
The Missouri Lottery today transferred $11.02 million to the Lottery Proceeds Fund for public education programs. The transfer of $11,027,944 is based on lottery ticket sales in July, and it brings the total proceeds transfer for fiscal year 2000 to more than $26.2 million.
Since lottery sales began more than 13 years ago, the lottery has provided the state, including education, with more than $1.3 billion.