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2017 HSC Millionaire Lottery Grand Prize And 50/50 Winners Announced

Posted: December 7, 2017

Thursday, December 7, 2017—WINNIPEG, MB—Today, the Health Sciences Centre Foundation held its grand prize draw for the 2017 HSC Millionaire Lottery, giving someone the chance to become Manitoba’s newest millionaire. The 50/50 winner was also drawn today. The lottery helps support Manitoba families through promising research initiatives and cutting-edge technology and facilities.
 
The winner of the Grand Prize is ticket number #44455 belonging to Eleanor Brockington of Winnipeg. As part of this year’s lottery, Brockington will choose between a fully furnished beautiful new home by Pioneer Building in North River Heights, an award-winning home design by Maric Homes to be built on the river in Headingley in the exclusive community of On the Edge Properties, an ocean-view cottage in British Columbia, or $1.1M cash.
The 50/50 prize, totalling $844,620 with the winner taking home half that amount, was won by ticket number #650638 belonging to Don Bolduc of Winnipeg.
 
"Congratulations to all our winners,” says Jonathon Lyon, President and CEO of the HSC Foundation. "And thank you to everyone who supported this year’s lottery. Because of you, we can make a profound impact on patient care at HSC, and all Manitobans win.”
 
More winners to come!

Starting January 1, 2018 until January 30, 2018, a new Daily Big Passport Plus winner will choose between $2,500 cash or a weekend trip to Las Vegas, Chicago, or Scottsdale for two. On January 31st, one lucky winner will choose between $15,000 cash, or an Italian getaway for two, including a trip from Rome to Venice with stops in Monaco, an Italian cooking class, a Lamborghini ride, and a wine tour.
 
Ticket buyers can watch for winners as they appear on hscmillionaire.com in the coming days, and in the Winnipeg Free Press on December 20th, 2017.

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Health Sciences Centre Winnipeg is Manitoba’s flagship hospital with specialized support for trauma, neurosurgery, burn, transplant, and psychiatric health. Thanks to donors and supporters, the HSC Foundation helps to improve patient care at HSC through promising research initiatives, advanced technology and facilities, and training opportunities for medical teams. Bring hope to life for patients and donate today at www.hscfoundation.mb.ca.

For media inquiries, please contact:
Jason Permanand
Manager of Marketing & Communications
Health Sciences Centre Foundation
204-990-4310
jpermanand@hscfoundation.mb.ca