September 19, 2008
Lottery Transfers $20.6 Million To Education Fund
The Missouri Lottery today sent $20.6 million to the Lottery Proceeds Fund for public education programs. The September proceeds transfer of $20,682,263 was based on August ticket sales and brings the total transferred in fiscal year 2009 to more than $62 million.
Since the Lottery began nearly 22 years ago, it has generated more than $3.3 billion in proceeds for the state, including public education.
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Three Scratchers To Expire By End of November
Three Missouri Lottery Scratchers games will expire by November 14. They are:
“Fistful of Dollars” expires Nov. 12;
“$25,000 Bankroll” expires Nov. 14;
“5X Lucky” expires Nov. 14.
For a complete list of expiration dates and games, visit the Missouri Lottery’s Web site at: http://www.molottery.com/scratchers.do.