February 15, 2008
$23.1 Million Transferred To Public Education Fund
The Missouri Lottery today transferred $23.1 million to the Lottery Proceeds Fund for public education programs. The February proceeds transfer of $23,178,486 was based on Lottery ticket sales during January and brings the total transferred in fiscal year 2008 to more than $170 million.
Since the Lottery began nearly 22 years ago, it has generated more than $3.1 billion in proceeds for the state, including public education.
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Three Scratchers To Expire In Next Two Months
Three Missouri Lottery Scratchers games are scheduled to expire in March and April. Those games are:
- Game 645 "Triple Pay" - March 23
- Game 652 "Cherry Twist" - April 13
- Game 641 "Big Money" - April 20
For a complete list of expiration dates and games, visit the Missouri Lottery’s Web site at: http://www.molottery.com/scratchers.do