VANCOUVER, July 31, 2015 — The 2015 Hometown Heroes Lottery this afternoon published their complete list of lottery winners on their web site at heroeslottery.com. The lottery, which supports the BC Professional Fire Fighters’ Burn Fund and VGH+UBC Hospital Foundation, has awarded over $2.9 million in prizes in more than 5,100 draws this year. Additionally, the 50/50 Plus lottery awarded the winner a prize of $962,692.50 as their half of the jackpot.
The lottery was open for ticket sales right to the published final deadline; it did not sell out early this year. According the lottery’s published rules, the list of major winners will be published on August 9, 2015 in The Province newspaper.
Did you know… According to information published on the lottery web site,
Your ticket purchase helps provide the funds essential to ensuring that our hospitals and health care teams can deliver BC’s best and most specialized care for burn and trauma survivors. From rescue to recovery, BC’s Fire Fighters, doctors, nurses and healthcare teams are always there for you. Funds raised support the BC Professional Fire Fighters’ Burn Fund, which includes Burn Camp and numerous survivor support programs throughout British Columbia. Funds also support VGH, UBC Hospital, GF Strong Rehab Centre, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute and Vancouver Community Health Services.