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Press Release: $21 Million Transferred to Public Education Fund


Missouri Lottery


PO Box 1603  •  Jefferson City, MO  • 65102  •  Phone (573) 751-4050  •


Dec. 12, 2014

            Contact:  Susan Goedde


$21 Million Transferred to Public Education Fund


            The Missouri Lottery transferred more than $21 million in profits to the Lottery Proceeds Fund for public education. The December monthly transfer of $21,088,877 is based on Lottery tickets sales in November, and it brings the total for fiscal year 2015 to $125.3 million.

Since Missouri Lottery sales started in 1986, the Lottery has generated more than $4.9 billion for the state and public education. Programs funded in FY15 include the A+ Scholarship Program, the Foundation Program and Access Missouri. For complete information about Missouri Lottery proceeds, including maps of proceeds by program and by county, see the “Where the $ Goes” section at

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Four Games Set to Expire in Next Few Months

Prizes in four Scratchers games expire in the next few months. They are:

[if !supportLists]·         [endif]Game 941, “Bingo Bucks,” – expires Jan. 12;

[if !supportLists]·         [endif]Game 002, “Bonus Crossword,” – expires Jan. 12;

[if !supportLists]·         [endif]Game 014, “Powerball/Mega Millions,” – expires Jan. 21;

[if !supportLists]·         [endif]Game 936, “Cadillac Riches,” – expires Feb. 23.


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