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MO Lottery transfers $22.8 million to fund for public education

(Source: MO Lottery) (Source: MO Lottery)
JEFFERSON CITY, MO (KFVS) -

The Missouri Lottery said on Thursday it has transferred $22.8 million to the Lottery Proceeds Fund for public education. 

The monthly transfer of $22,870,936 brings the total proceeds transfer in FY15 to more than $245 million.

Programs funded in FY15 include the A+ Scholarship Program, the Foundation Program and Access Missouri.

Since Missouri Lottery sales started in 1986.

The Lottery has generated more than $5 billion for the state and public education. 

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