The Nebraska Lottery distributed funds derived from a share of Scratch and Lotto ticket sales for the past quarter this week. Nebraska Lottery Spokesman Neil Watson says they distributed $9,599,548 to five of their beneficiaries:
The Nebraska Opportunity Grant Fund received $2,375,888.
Education Innovation Fund received $1,895,911.
Nebraska Environmental Trust Fund received $4,271,799
Nebraska State Fair Support and Improvement Fund received $959,955
Compulsive Gamblers Assistance Fund received $95,995.
Since the Nebraska Lottery was established in September of 1993, more than $478-million dollars has been distributed to various funds.