OTTAWA, ON, January 11, 2018 — The winners of the 2017 CHEO Dream of a Lifetime Lottery may still feel like they’re dreaming. The major winners were drawn yesterday on CTV Ottawa News at Noon, and have just been announced on the lottery website. So buckle up and cross your fingers- this could be your year!
Visit the CHEO Dream of a Lifetime Lottery website to see all the prize winners.
The Second Prize starts off the winning with a value over $156,000! The winners are Maria Rita, Hassan Afeltra & Abdul-Hussein, (Ticket # 065710), and their package includes: $100,000 Cash, a 2018 Nissan Rogue SL Platinum AWD (worth $38,025 or take $32,000 cash), a $10,000 Gift Card from Rideau Centre, a Trip for 2 to the Barcelo Bavaro Palace, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (worth $ 5,000), AND Ottawa Senators 300 Level Flex 20 Season Tickets (worth $3,203). Being runners-up never felt so good!
Finally, the ultimate prize, the Grand Prize Minto Dream Home package valued at $1,799,213 went to Sophie Rybak (Ticket # 008514)! This package includes the Minto Dream Home fully furnished by La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries (worth $ 1,629,000), PLUS $100,000 Cash, a 2018 Toyota Tacoma 4×4 Double Cab from Myers Automotive Group (worth $ 49,713, or take $42,000 cash option), House Cleaning for a Year from Molly Maid (worth $8,700), Groceries for a Year from Farm Boy ($5,000), Moving Services from Fred Guy and Storage ($5,000), AND Legal Services from Mann Lawyers ($1,800).
The next largest prize was, of course, the 50/50 jackpot which reached a life-changing $1,141,345. That means the winner, David Hyde & Ruth Acton, (Ticket # 3377547), takes home $570,672.50.
The winning didn’t end there- not even close. There were also 19 vacations awarded to a bunch of exciting destinations such as Iceland, Cuba, and even a Scottish Adventure was on the list. Plus, there were over 2,000 additional prizes awarded.
All the major winners can be found on our 2017 CHEO Dream of a Lifetime Lottery Major Winners Page.
Want to look back on all the prizes? For a full list of prize details, please see our 2017 CHEO Dream of a Lifetime Lottery reference page.