Friday, October 6, 2006
ATLANTA – The month of October will truly be spectacular with October Spectacular from the Georgia Lottery Corporation. Throughout the month of October, the Georgia Lottery will have special promotions for Fantasy 5 and Win for Life.
"October Spectacular will provide fun and excitement for Georgia Lottery players and retailers," said Georgia Lottery Corporation President and CEO Margaret DeFrancisco. "This promotion is also an innovative way to raise dollars for the educational programs we fund. Every dollar generated by October Spectacular and all of our games benefits education in Georgia."
October 2-15, 2006: October Spectacular kicks off with a special Fantasy 5 promotion. Buy two Fantasy 5 plays on a single ticket, and get one FREE Fantasy 5 Quik Pik.
October 16-29, 2006: October Spectacular kicks into high gear with the spotlight on Win for Life. Buy two Win for Life plays on a single ticket, and get one FREE Win for Life Quik Pik.
Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corporation has returned over $8.4 billion to the state of Georgia for education. All Georgia Lottery profits go to pay for specific educational programs including Georgia's HOPE Scholarship Program and Georgia's Prekindergarten Program. More than 900,000 students have received HOPE Scholarships, and more than 700,000 4-year-olds have attended the statewide, voluntary prekindergarten program.
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