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2017 HSC Millionaire Lottery Launches Today

Posted: September 14, 2017

Lottery to benefit health care in Manitoba
 
 
WINNIPEG—September 14, 2017—Your chance to become Manitoba’s newest millionaire is only a ticket away. Today, the Health Sciences Centre Foundation launched the 2017 HSC Millionaire Lottery. The lottery helps support Manitoba families through promising new research and cutting-edge technology and facilities.
 
"As Manitoba’s flagship hospital, we make a profound impact on the lives of patients across the province,” says Jonathon Lyon, President and CEO of the HSC Foundation. "By supporting the lottery, you’re helping us bring more life-saving technology, world-class programs, and services to HSC. You’re also supporting our vibrant research community, helping investigators find ways to provide tomorrow’s care today. Thanks to support from Manitobans, HSC is here for you and your loved ones when you need us most.”
 
The lottery features four grand prize options:
  • North River Heights ($1.43M package): A beautiful new home by Pioneer Building. This contemporary 2,000 square foot home, with an 860 square foot finished basement, is nestled in one of Winnipeg’s most desirable neighbourhoods. Close to major amenities, with all the features of a new luxury home, this house features an unbelievable master suite with a balcony and spa-like ensuite, 10-foot ceilings, and an open floor plan ideal for entertaining. The package comes with furnishings, two BMWs, a trip to the Galapagos and Peru, and $220,000 cash.

  • Headingley Riverfront Home ($1.36M package): An award-winning home design by Maric Homes to be built on an idyllic riverfront property, just minutes from Winnipeg in Headingley. This gorgeous 2,757 square foot four-bedroom family home has a modern design and style. With its soaring ceilings and glass floor walkway, this home is warm and elegant with its natural wood finishings. The package comes with a BMW and $50,000 cash.

  • Ocean Cottage Resort ($1.36M package): A surfside yacht suite in Sooke, British Columbia. Set only five metres from sea, this suite comes fully furnished and features a huge great room with wrap-around views for ocean sunsets, whale-watching, and stormy sights. Features two bedrooms, with ensuite bathrooms, plus a powder room, pantry, and underground parking. The suite is surrounding by 200,000 acres of natural ocean, forest, and mountain parks, creating a spectacular backyard. This package comes with two BMWs, a trip to Bali and $210,000 cash.

  • or $1.1 Million in TAX-FREE cash.
And there's more to win. This year’s lottery features the 50/50 Plus, which can grow to over $1.725M, with the winner taking half. Ticket buyers can also purchase the Big Passport Plus Calendar, where every day in January, a new winner takes home a luxury vacation package. In total, there are 2,750 prizes to be won.
 
Tickets for 2017 HSC Millionaire Lottery can be purchased:
  • Online at www.HSCMillionaire.com

  • By phone at 204-253-5688 or 1-855-999-5688

  • In-person at the HSC Foundation, London Drugs in St. Vital Mall, Red River Co-op stores, and select Shoppers Drug Mart locations
Main lottery tickets are priced at one for $100, two for $175, four for $300, and eight for $500.
 
50/50 PLUS™ ticket prices are: Single ticket for $15, 6-Pack for $30, 20-Pack for $60.
 
Big Passport Plus™ ticket prices are: Single ticket for $20, 4-Pack for $40, and 8-Pack for $60.
 
For more information on the 2017 HSC Millionaire Lottery, visit www.hscmillionaire.com or call 204-253-5688.
 
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About the Health Sciences Centre Foundation:
Health Sciences Centre Winnipeg is Manitoba’s flagship hospital with specialized support for trauma, neuroscience, spinal, burn, transplant, and reconstructive surgery. Thanks to donors and supporters, the HSC Foundation helps to improve patient care at HSC Winnipeg through promising research initiatives, advanced technology and facilities, and training opportunities for medical teams. Help us 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