Brampton mom wins $50,000 with ‘big blessing’ scratcher ticket win
Published September 27, 2022 at 1:12 pm
A Brampton mom is planning some home renos and a trip after a $50,000 windfall.
David said she was playing her Instant High Roller ticket and when she saw $50,000, she stopped scratching and started celebrating.
“I couldn’t believe it – I started yelling and crying,” David said while picking up her winnings at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto. “I was so shocked to see that I matched that number.”
“My daughter heard me crying and came downstairs right away because she thought something bad happened,” David said.
David says the prize “feels like a big blessing,” and she plans to pay off bills, complete home improvements and take a trip with her winnings.
OLG is booking in-person prize claim appointments at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto, with prize winners between $1,000 and $49,999.90 encouraged to submit their claims online or mail them.
Submitting claims online is fast, secure and enables OLG to process the claim in a timely manner. Customers with prizes over $50,000 are asked to call 1-800-387-0098 to discuss available prize claim options.
The winning ticket was purchased at Longo’s on Dufay Road in Brampton.
Instant High Roller is available for $50 and the top prize is $500,000, with odds of winning any prize of 1 in 3.94, according to OLG.insauga's Editorial Standards and Policies advertising advertising