"Play It Forward" Giveaway

Play It Forward Giveaway
Social Media Promotion
Official Player Rules

  1. Each person participating in this contest agrees by the act of participation to be bound by these rules and procedures, statutes, administrative rules and procedures of the Missouri Lottery.
  2. Entry into the “Play It Forward T-Shirt Giveaway” is only available on specified dates: March 17 – 19, May 17 – 19, July 17 – 19, Sept. 17 – 19 and Nov. 17 – 19, 2023.
  3. Five winners will be announced on the Lottery’s Facebook page on specified draw dates: March 20, May 20, July 20, Sept. 20 and Nov. 20, 2023.
  4. Persons may enter the contest/drawing by doing the following:
    1. Visiting the Lottery’s Facebook page for the “Play It Forward T-Shirt Giveaway” contest post AND
    2. Accessing the link in the contest post to access the County: Education, Retailers & Players page AND
    3. Commenting an educational program that benefitted from Lottery funding in their area on the contest post during the promotional periods.
  5. Persons can enter up to 10 times per contest drawing. More than 10 entries in a single drawing will result in disqualification. 
  6. Only one prize will be awarded per person/household during this promotion.
  7. Persons must be at least 18 years old to enter and win. Winners may be required to furnish proof of age.
  8. Winners will be determined based on random drawings. The chances of winning are dependent upon the number of entries (comments) received for each drawing.
  9. The prize is one MO Lottery T-Shirt, design to be determined at the Lottery’s discretion.
  10. Five winners and three alternates will be drawn at random on designated draw dates. Winners will be announced before 5 p.m. on each draw date.
  11. In the event that the Lottery is unable to conduct a drawing before 5 p.m. on the scheduled draw date, an announcement for a rescheduled drawing date will be made.
  12. Winner(s) will be notified by a Facebook post and with a response to their comment on the original Facebook comment contest post.
  13. Winner(s) will be instructed to fill out a Missouri Lottery prize claim form to verify their name, address, and date of birth. Follow-up arrangements may be made by email or phone call to coordinate delivery of prize.
  14. Once notified via email, winners will have one week to claim their prize. If the winner does not claim their prize within that period, the next alternate drawn will be awarded the prize.
  15. The winners’ names may be posted online through our social media outlets including Facebook, Twitter, our website and any other source deemed necessary by the Missouri Lottery.
  16. The Missouri Lottery reserves the right to publish social media winners’ names and hometowns for publicity purposes without any claim for broadcasting, internet, print, other right or further compensation.
  17. The Missouri Lottery, at its sole discretion, reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if any prize cannot be awarded as described due to unavailability or for any other reason. Additional restrictions and conditions specific to any particular prize will be disclosed to winners upon prize notification.
  18. The Missouri Lottery makes no implied warranties of any kind with respect to the safety, appearance or performance of any prize offered.
  19. In the event of a dispute arising out of these rules and procedures, a player’s sole remedy is limited to entry into another promotional drawing or event with prizes of similar value.
  20. Per Missouri Lottery Policy 2.13, employees are not eligible to play or participate in any Missouri Lottery promotion. This includes the immediate family of the Lottery employee living in the same household.
  21. This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. Participants agree to a complete release of Facebook.
  22. Visit MOLottery.com for a copy of our privacy policy.


November Winners: 

First Name Last Name
Nancy Rich Holohan
Ashley Kinney
Jane Linders
Ronnette Price
Julie Barnhart Thrower Rhodes

September Winners: 

First Name Last Name
Gail Abt
Kandy Frances
Tonya Cantwell Hammett
Toni Lee Tosie Roxanne

July Winners: 

First Name Last Name
Beth Davis
Tammie Debo
Pamela Fields
Becky Robinson
Carol Williams


May Winners: 

First Name Last Name
Gary Case
Rebecca McFadden
Gail Rainwater
Roxane Roxanne
Tami Jo Stone