There are several lotteries being played in the United States of America. There are currently 44 states in the United States that are backing the lottery games and offering several games to the players. With the games, the players have the opportunity to win big and start the New Year with extra money in their accounts.
The best thing about lottery games is that they not only provide opportunities to individuals but to groups of people as well. With the passage of time, lotteries have become one of the reasons why people and communities have come together.
Whenever there is a winner, he/she has a story to tell and the communities and charities they want to support. It goes onto show that humanity is still around and people still find opportunities to help each other out.
The Virginia Lottery is proud that it is playing the role of a catalyst in providing opportunities to people. The Lottery operator has been around for several decades and has produced thousands of millionaires over the course of time.
In addition to the million-dollar prizes, the VA Lottery is also responsible for making millions of people rich and help them out through lottery games.
This time, the VA Lottery has shared the story of the lucky winner who a prize from the New Year’s Millionaire Raffle game. The name of the winner is Steve Foster who is a resident of Gloucester.
The player informed the lottery officials that it was the New Year’s Day and he was celebrating it with his friend. He stated that he was talking to his friend about the New Year’s Millionaire Raffle stating that how awesome it would be if one of them ended up winning the prize.
Foster informed the officials that both of them had purchased tickets for the particular draw with hopes that it could be their time. The player said that the winning numbers for the draw had been announced on the 31st of December.
Both of them started matching draw numbers on their tickets and while his friend’s ticket had no luck, he on the other hand a different story to tell. Mr. Foster ended up matching the lucky numbers on his ticket and was one of six winners of the $100,000 prize. The ticket number that Mr. Foster had in his possession was 272453.
Mr. Foster was happy and excited about the big win stating that he got exactly what he wanted. The player said that he will definitely be helping is friend with the money he has won from the draw. The player had purchased the prize-winning ticket from the 7-Eleven store at 7077 George Washington Memorial Highway in Gloucester.