Millions go to public education from the Missouri lottery this month.
The lottery proceeds fund received $25.5 million dollars from the Missouri lottery in the monthly transfer. This brings the total amount transferred for the fiscal year of 2018 to more than 129 million dollars.
Since its start in 1968 Missouri lottery sales have generated more than $5.8 billion dollars for state and public education. Programs currently funded in F-Y 18 include the a plus scholarship program,the foundation program and access Missouri among many others.