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POWERBALL Draw Closes In:

  • 1
    Days
  • 05
    Hours
  • 40
    Minutes

Draws take place every Wednesday and Saturday after
draw entry closes at 7:00 p.m.

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MEGA Millions Draw Closes In:

  • 0
    Days
  • 06
    Hours
  • 25
    Minutes

Draws take place every Tuesday and Friday after
draw entry closes at 7:45 p.m.

MEGA Millions

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SuperLotto Plus Draw Closes In:

  • 1
    Days
  • 06
    Hours
  • 25
    Minutes

Draws take place every Wednesday and Saturday after
draw entry closes at 7:45 p.m.

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EDUCATION

Lottery funds make change.

More than $1 billion in Lottery funds goes to California public education each year. Here’s a quick breakdown of where the money goes:

  • 63% of Lottery funds are spent on salaries and benefits for educators.  This money helps school districts fund class-size reduction programs, hire classroom aids, nurses, school psychologists, and specialists
  • 20% of Lottery funds are used to buy instructional materials for the classroom; including textbooks, classroom supplies, computers and software, library books and laboratory equipment
  • 17% of Lottery funds are used to support other programs and services

Unclaimed Prizes Given to California’s Schools.

Unclaimed prizes remaining after the claim period expires always go to supporting California���s public schools. As of the end of FY 2012-13, a total of over $770 million in unclaimed prizes has been awarded to education.

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