$1,000,000.00 prize pending mandatory 30-day withholding
TORONTO, Aug. 27 /CNW/ - Congratulations to a Group of 5 who won $1,000,000
from the LOTTO MAX draw on July 23, 2010.
The group members are:
Kathleen Imhoff of Everett
David Gilmore of Alliston
Nurse of Alliston
Jill Burnie of Alliston
Elizabeth Wiliamson of
"We were very happy!" Imhoff told OLG Prize Centre staff. The group of 5
co-workers that have been playing as a group for approximately one year
won the $1,000,000 Max Million prize from playing a quick pick ticket.
As Bernie's daughter works at an OLG retail location, this prize falls
within OLG's definition of an Insider Win.
Major prize claims by Insiders are subject to an independent
investigation. This investigation has been completed and the prize
claim has been approved for payment. The payment of prizes to Insiders
is held for 30 days to allow anyone with concerns regarding the prize to
come forward. The prize claim is publicly announced through this news
release which is also posted on OLG.ca. Anyone having a concern
regarding a prize claim may contact OLG at 1-800-387-0098, seven days a
week, from 8a.m.- 9p.m.
The ticket was purchased at Everett Variety located on Main Street East
in Everett. This prize will be paid to the claimant on September 27,
2010 based on the 30-day wait period.
For more information on Related Parties and Insider Wins, please visit
the Winner News Releases page in the Media Centre on OLG.ca
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games and gaming facilities. Since 1975, OLG lotteries, casinos, slots,
and resort casinos have generated more than $32 billion for the benefit
of the Province of Ontario. Gaming proceeds support Ontario's
hospitals, amateur sport, recreational and cultural activities,
communities, provincial priority programs such as health care and
education, and local and provincial charities and non-profit
organizations through the Ontario Trillium Foundation.
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