ATLANTA – Fantasy 5 players all over Georgia are celebrating a fantastic week of winning. In seven consecutive Fantasy 5 drawings, a total of 10 lucky players won the game's top prize.
"This has been an amazing week for Fantasy 5 players," said Georgia Lottery Corporation President and CEO Margaret DeFrancisco. "Fantasy 5 is a fun and exciting game with great odds. It's also a great contributor to our profits for the HOPE Scholarship and Pre-K Programs."
RECENT FANTASY 5 TOP PRIZES
Oct. 9: One player won the $61,535 top prize. The winning ticket was purchased in Norcross.
Oct. 10: Two players won the top prize of $18,694 each. The winning tickets were purchased in Atlanta and Calhoun.
Oct. 11: One player won the $31,816 top prize. The winning ticket was purchased in Dunwoody.
Oct. 12: One player won the $34,591 top prize. The winning ticket was purchased in Albany.
Oct. 13: One player won the $44,941 top prize. The winning ticket was purchased in Snellville.
Oct. 14: Three players won the top prize of $11,855 each. The winning tickets were purchased in Carrollton, Fayetteville and Roswell.
Oct. 15: One player won the $26,261 top prize. The winning ticket was purchased in Atlanta.
Georgia Lottery retailers are also big winners. Georgia Lottery retailers selling winning Fantasy 5 tickets receive a retailer incentive bonus of $2,000. The retailer incentive bonus increases by $2,000 each time Fantasy 5 rolls. If more than one winning top prize ticket is sold, the retailers selling the top prize winning tickets will share the bonus.
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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