Kingston Resident Wins $100,000 with Lotto 6/49 Encore

Published on: 2023/01/27 - in News

The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) has announced Bernardine Cowperthwaite of Kingston is the winner of $100,000 in the August 6, 2022 LOTTO 6/49 draw by matching the last six of seven ENCORE numbers in exact order.

The winning ticket was purchased at Petro Canada on Gardiners Road in Kingston.

ENCORE, which can be played in conjunction with most lottery games for an extra $1, offers 22 ways to win and has a daily draw.

The OLG supports safe play and promotes responsible gambling through its PlaySmart program.

A crown agency, the OLG is dedicated to developing world-class gaming entertainment for the Province of Ontario. It conducts and manages land-based gaming facilities, selling province-wide lottery games, offering internet gaming and delivering bingo and other electronic gaming products at Charitable Gaming Centres. OLG is also working to build a more sustainable horse racing industry in Ontario.

Since 1975, the organization has provided nearly $57 billion to the people and Province of Ontario to support key government priorities such as health care, the treatment and prevention of problem gambling, and support for amateur athletes. Profits from OLG’s operations also support host communities, Ontario First Nations, lottery retailers, and local charities across the province.