FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
THURSDAY, JANUARY 11, 2018
CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS
PORT ST. LUCIE MAN WINS $1,000 A WEEK FOR LIFE
IN THE MULTI-STATE CASH4LIFE® GAME
TALLAHASSEE - The Florida Lottery announces that Victor Franzese, of Port St. Lucie, claimed a $1,000 a week for life prize in the multi-state Draw game, CASH4LIFE®, from the January 8, 2018, drawing. He chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump sum payment of $1,000,000.
Franzese purchased his winning CASH4LIFE Quick Pick ticket from Publix, located at 900 Northeast Ocean Boulevard in Stuart. The retailer will receive a $2,000 bonus commission for selling the winning CASH4LIFE ticket.
The Lottery added CASH4LIFE to its portfolio of games in February 2017. This popular multi-state game offers two lifetime prizes, with the chance to win $1,000 a Day for Life or $1,000 a Week for Life. Florida is the ninth state to join CASH4LIFE. Game sales are expected to raise millions of additional dollars for education in Florida and increase commissions to the Lottery's more than 13,000 retailers.
The next CASH4LIFE drawing will be held tonight, January 11, 2018, at 9:00 p.m., ET at the New Jersey Lottery Headquarters studio. Live drawings may be viewed on www.livestream.com/CASH4LIFE, and at flalottery.com. CASH4LIFE winning numbers are also available at www.flalottery.com, at Florida Lottery retailers statewide, and by phone at (850) 921-PLAY. Also, you may register here to receive CASH4LIFE winning numbers and other Lottery information by email or text message.
ABOUT THE FLORIDA LOTTERY
The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $32 billion to education and sending more than 775,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests 98 percent of its revenue back into Florida's economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,000 Florida retailers and contributions to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $56.3 billion in prizes and made more than 2,000 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com.
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