March 21, 2008
Lottery Transfers $23.5 Million To Public Education
The Missouri Lottery today transferred $23.5 million to the Lottery Proceeds Fund for public education programs. The March proceeds transfer of $23,541,963 was based on Lottery ticket sales during February and brings the total transferred in fiscal year 2008 to more than $193 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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Two Scratchers Expire In April
Two Missouri Lottery Scratchers games are scheduled to expire in April. Those games are:
- 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