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“Split The Pot” Hospital Lottery Grand Prize Winners Announced!

KAWARTHA LAKES-The Split the Pot Lottery’s 13 grand prize winners were revealed to the public today after the jackpot soared to a final total of $1,077,915. There was one local winner from Peterborough.

“Thank you to everyone who participated in Split the Pot Lottery for making a difference for patients and families across Ontario. Your generous support has had an incredible impact on the experience at our partner hospitals throughout the province,” says Paul McIntyre Royston, President and CEO of Grand River Hospital Foundation. “It has also been incredible to see the outpouring of support continue to grow, with communities coming together to elevate care in the places where we work and live — it’s truly a win for players, community members, and hospitals alike.” said Paul McIntyre Royston, President & CEO, Grand River Hospital Foundation

Congratulations to the winners:

One winner (60% of the final payout) | Winnings: $646,749.00

  1. Bill B. of Toronto, Ticket #57643979

Two winners (20% of the final payout) | Winnings: $107,791.50 each

  1. Erika G. of Guelph, Ticket # 56940912
  2. Ryan L. of Peterborough, Ticket #45350297

Ten winners (20% of the final payout) | Winnings: $21,558.30 each

  1. Kim H. of Oshawa, Ticket #14737552
  2. Barb T. of Sarnia, Ticket #21538084

  3. Nancy K. of Hamilton, Ticket #19178324
  4. Philip S. of Windsor, Ticket #23092956
  5. Heather O. of Guelph, Ticket #35966341
  6. Gilles C. of Timmins, Ticket #22951646
  7. Maroof B. of Toronto, Ticket #55820450
  8. Gord L. of Seguin, Ticket #25868937
  9. Fred K. of Chatham, Ticket #11025269
  10. Donna C. of Ancaster, Ticket #14531601

I have been a seasonal resident in the Lindsay area all of my life. As a senior citizen, one of the key reasons we continue to reside in the area is because we have such a great hospital nearby. When I read about the Split the Pot Lottery in Kawartha Now, I thought it was another great opportunity to support the hospital,” says Bill B., who won the largest grand prize and supported Ross Memorial Hospital Foundation.

Winners were drawn on Friday, March 22 and revealed to the public on Monday, March 25 on the Split the Pot Lottery website.

Split the Pot Lottery supports hospital health care, with 51 hospital partners across the province including Ross Memorial, and ticket buyers can share the winnings and be part of the largest partnered fundraising initiative in Ontario. By participating in Split the Pot, supporters are also shifting the dialogue around Ontario’s hospitals, highlighting that we are all connected and that a win for one is a win for all.

 

 

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