Locals win big in spring Dream Lottery draw
A sign explain some of the rules for the Dream Home Lottery in London, Ont. is seen Thursday, April 8, 2021. (Jim Knight / CTV News)
LONDON, ONT. -- A man from Delaware and a woman from London won big during this year’s spring draw for the Dream Lottery.
Roy Ireland of Delaware is the ultimate Grand Prize winner, announced during a virtual event Thursday morning.
Ireland will have the choice of the London Dream Home, the Grand Bend Dream Cottage, a Dream Home Makeover, or $1-million in cash.
Meanwhile Ivanka Lesjak of London, Ont. won big on the 50/50 draw bringing home more than $647,000 in cash.
Tickets went fast for the spring draw, selling out in a record pace of just 14 days.
Officials with the lottery, which supports London's three major hospitals, are thanking everyone who has supported the fundraiser.
The Dream Lottery is a joint venture of St. Joseph’s Health Care Foundation, London Health Sciences Foundation, and Children's Health Foundation.