Illinois Lottery Launches Game to Benefit Special Olympics
This new scratch-off ticket is the first of it's kind in the world to donate all of its profits to the Special Olympics. You could win up to $50,000.
The money raised from sales of the $3 ticket will go directly to training programs. There are 40,000 athletes just in Illinois who compete. More than 4 million athletes from 170 countries will be competing in the Special Olympic games.
B.R. Lane, Director of the Illinois Lottery talked with MyStateline.com, see that video here.