May 16, 2008
Lottery Transfers $23.8 Million To Public Education
The Missouri Lottery today transferred $23.8 million to the Lottery Proceeds Fund for public education programs. The May proceeds transfer of $23,893,875 was based on April ticket sales and brings the total transferred in fiscal year 2008 to more than $243 million.
Since the Lottery began nearly 22 years ago, it has generated more than $3.2 billion in proceeds for the state, including public education.
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Three Scratchers Expire In Next Two Months
Three Missouri Lottery Scratchers games will expire during June and July:
- "Hot Slots" - expires June 19;
- "Scary Cash" - expires June 26;
- "$100,000 Jackpot" - expires July 17.
For a complete list of expiration dates and games, visit the Missouri Lottery’s Web site at: http://www.molottery.com/scratchers.do