The Missouri Lottery today sent $20.1 million to the Lottery Proceeds Fund for public education. The monthly transfer of $20,136,891 is based on Lottery tickets sales in August, and it brings the total for fiscal year 2015 to $60.8 million.
Since Missouri Lottery sales started in 1986, the Lottery has generated more than $4.8 billion for the state and public education. Programs funded in FY15 include the A+ Scholarship Program, the Foundation Program and Access Missouri.
For complete information about Missouri Lottery proceeds, including maps of proceeds by program and by county, see the “Where the $ Goes” section at MOLottery.com.