Frequently Asked Questions

What is the HSC Millionaire Lottery?

The HSC Millionaire Lottery is a lottery in support of Health Sciences Centre Winnipeg.

Proceeds from the lottery will be used to support activities funded by the Foundation, including health care research projects and capital and program needs of the Health Sciences Centre Winnipeg.

TICKETS:

How many tickets are being sold?

Only 63,900 Main lottery tickets will be offered for sale.

The number of 50/50 Plus™ tickets that can be sold is unlimited because there is no limit to the number a customer can purchase. The 50/50 Plus™ ticket total will be determined by the number sold by the lottery’s final cut-off date or early sell-out date.

Only 153,500 Daily Cash Plus™ tickets will be offered for sale.

How much are tickets?

2020 HSC Millionaire Main ticket prices are:

  • Single ticket for $100
  • 2 tickets for $175
  • 4 tickets for $300
  • 8 tickets for $500

50/50 Plus™ ticket packages are:

  • 2 tickets for $20
  • 8 tickets for $40
  • 30 tickets for $60

Daily Cash Plus™ ticket packages are:

  • 2 tickets for $20
  • 5 tickets for $40
  • 10 tickets for $60

Can I buy a 50/50 Plus™ or Daily Cash Plus™ ticket by itself?

No, you must buy one of the 2020 HSC Millionaire Main ticket packages to be eligible to purchase a 50/50 Plus™ or Daily Cash Plus™ ticket.

Can I buy a 50/50 Plus™ or Daily Cash Plus™ ticket after I place my original order?

Yes! The Top-Up program for the 50/50 Plus™ and Daily Cash Plus™ tickets are available for purchase by any resident of Manitoba who has purchased a main ticket throughout the program. The addition of 50/50 Plus™ and Daily Cash Plus™ tickets will only be accepted online at purchase.hscmillionaire.com/top-up or by phone at 1-855-999-5688 after the initial purchase and must be purchased by the ticket deadline.

All purchasers will require their order number and postal code to add additional 50/50 Plus™ or Daily Cash Plus™ ticket(s) to their original order. Additional purchases will be in the name of the original ticket purchaser and will be mailed to the address on the original main ticket purchase.

What is the minimum/maximum payout for the 50/50 Plus™ Draw?

The 50/50 Plus™ can generate a maximum of $2,000,000 in gross revenue with the winner receiving 50% of gross revenue to a maximum of $1,000,000. The 50/50 Plus™ minimum prize guarantee is $200,000.

What is the Daily Cash Plus™?

For the month of January 2021, there will be two (2) Daily Cash Plus™ daily winners (except Fridays) of $1,000 Cash each, for a total of 50 winners. On each Friday draw, there will be three (3) Daily Cash Plus™ winners of $2,000 Cash each, for a total of fifteen (15) winners. The Final Daily Cash Plus ™ draws will have four (4) winners of $15,000 cash each.

All Daily Cash Plus™ draw dates will remain the same regardless of an early sellout.

I ordered Daily Cash Plus™ ticket(s), why have I not received a calendar?

The Daily Cash Plus™ features daily draws for the month of January. It is not a 12-month calendar showing the days, weeks, and months of a year.

Where can I buy tickets?
  • Order online at www.hscmillionaire.com
  • By phone within Manitoba 204-253-5688 or toll-free at 1-855-999-5688
  • London Drugs in St. Vital Centre starting September 16, 2020. Please check store location for hours of operation.
  • By either fax to (204) 813-0131 or mail using the downloadable form.
  • Lottery Mailing Address:
    HSC Millionaire Lottery
    PO Box 16056 RPO Centennial
    Winnipeg, MB
    R3A 9Z9
What Methods of Payment do you accept?
  • Visa, Visa Debit, MasterCard and MasterCard Debit are accepted at all ticket selling venues.
  • Mail in orders can be processed with Visa, Visa Debit, MasterCard, MasterCard Debit, Cheque or Money Order. In-person purchases can paid for with Cash, Debit, Visa, Visa Debit, MasterCard, MasterCard Debit, Cheque or Money Order.
  • All cheques must be payable to the Health Sciences Centre Foundation Lottery.
What happens if a bad payment is received (i.e. NSF cheque, invalid credit card)?
  • A ticket is not considered purchased until a verified financial transaction is complete.
  • Ticket requests with cheques returned for insufficient funds (NSF) will be automatically voided.
  • Orders are processed between our ticket sales deadline and the date of the draws. This time period allows for all forms of payment to be verified and processed. If for any reason a payment is returned, the ticket will be deemed invalid if payment cannot be made prior to the draw.
  • The Health Sciences Centre Foundation has the right to charge persons $30 to cover NSF administrative costs.
When will my ticket(s) arrive?
  • Customers will have the choice to receive their tickets via email or mail.
  • Customers who select regular mail will have the official ticket mailed to the address provided when ordering. Please allow 3-4 weeks for your ticket(s) to arrive.
  • Customers who select eTicket when ordering online or by phone will receive an email to the email address provided within 5 business days.
  • Customers who select eTicket when ordering in person or by mail will receive their eTicket within 10 business days.
  • Please note that delay in ticket delivery may occur due to COVID-19 restrictions.
How old do I have to be to buy a ticket?

You must be 18 years of age or older at time of purchase.

Can tickets be purchased in the name of my minor aged children or grandchildren?

No, tickets cannot be purchased in the name of a minor.

Can non-Manitoba residents buy tickets?

Yes, if you are a non-resident visiting our province you can buy a ticket in person only at one of our designated outlets. All sales must take place within Manitoba.

Is my ticket purchase tax deductible?

No, hospital lottery tickets are not tax deductible.

Can I choose a specific ticket number?

No, ticket numbers are consecutive and computer-generated.

How many names can I put on my ticket?

One name only. Tickets are issued in the buyer’s name only and prizes will only be awarded to the buyer. It is the responsibility of the ticket buyer to ensure the mailing address on their ticket order form is correct. The buyer is responsible for distributing any prizes in the event of a group purchase winning.

What happens if I lose my ticket(s)?

You do not need your ticket(s) to claim your prize. Your name, address and phone number are recorded in the database along with your ticket(s) number. All winners receive a prize notification letter in the mail.

I have not received my ticket, am I still eligible for the draws?

Yes. The official lottery ticket is a receipt of purchase, but participants do not need their ticket in hand to be included in the draw(s). If you have not received your ticket, please call 204-515-1989 or email info@hscmillionaire.com as there may be an error in your email or mailing address.

Our e-tickets are sent from tickets@hscmillionaire.com and may be blocked depending on your security settings or go to junk/spam folders.

Prize Information:

How many prizes are there in total and what is the total prize value?
  • There are 2,034 prizes in the main lottery
  • The total retail prize value for the main lottery is over $2.078 million (excluding taxes).

Fall Bonus – 2020 Toyota RAV 4 XLE AWD ($36,351 value) OR a 2020 Honda Fit EX-L NAVI ($27,483 value) plus $5,000 Cash OR $30,000 Furniture/Appliance credit with Dufresne OR $30,000 CWT Vacations gift voucher OR $27,000 Cash

Super Bonus – 2020 Honda CR-V ($43,627 value) OR a 2020 Chevrolet Camaro 1LT Coupe ($43,078 value) OR $40,000 Dufresne Furniture package OR $40,000 CWT Vacations gift voucher OR $35,000 Cash

Early Bird – Maric Homes Renovations Credit ($200,000 value) OR 2021 Airstream Caravel 22FB ($100,729 value) plus a 2020 Toyota Tacoma 4×4 Double Cab ($46,106 value) plus $25,000 Cash OR a 2020 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S ($165,000 value) OR $150,000 Cash

Grand Prize Choices

GRAND PRIZE OPTION 1: TOTAL VALUE $1.54 MILLION Tuxedo Assiniboine Park: A renovated luxury home at 110 Chataway Blvd in Winnipeg by KDR Homes ($1,518,571 value before taxes).
PACKAGE INCLUDES: $25,000 CASH

GRAND PRIZE OPTION 2: TOTAL VALUE $1.42 MILLION Sage Creek: A fully furnished luxury home built by Maric Homes located at 3 Tanager Trail, Winnipeg (value of $915,262 before taxes).
PACKAGE INCLUDES: 2020 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid ($115,000 value), 2020 Porsche Macan Turbo ($115,000 value), $25,000 CWT Vacations gift voucher PLUS $250,000 CASH

GRAND PRIZE OPTION 3: TOTAL VALUE $1.35 MILLION Charleswood: A beautiful 4-bedroom home by Sterling Homes in RidgeWood West at 3 Creemans Crescent, Winnipeg ($687,143 value before taxes).
PACKAGE INCLUDES: $60,000 Dufresne Furniture and Appliance credit, 2020 Toyota 4Runner ($56,716 value), 2020 Lexus LX 570 with Executive Package ($117,079 value), $25,000 CWT Vacations gift voucher PLUS $400,000 CASH

GRAND PRIZE OPTION 4: TOTAL VALUE $1.36 MILLION Amber Grove: Bungalow-style StreetSide condo in Amber Grove located at 1406-388 Pipeline Rd, Winnipeg ($375,349 value before taxes).
PACKAGE INCLUDES: $40,000 Dufresne Furniture and Appliance credit, 2020 BMW X4 M40i ($78,362 value), 2020 BMW X5 xDrive 40i ($91,912 value), $25,000 CWT Vacations gift voucher PLUS $750,000 CASH

GRAND PRIZE OPTION 5: TOTAL VALUE $1.38 MILLION British Columbia Ocean Cottage: Two SookePoint Ocean Cottages located in Sooke, B.C. ($952,381 value before taxes).
PACKAGE INCLUDES: 2021 Airstream Bambi 19CB ($75,007 value), 2020 Toyota Tacoma 4×4 Double Cab ($46,106 value), 2020 Porsche 718 Cayman ($85,000 value), $25,000 CWT Vacations gift voucher PLUS $200,000 CASH

GRAND PRIZE OPTION 6 – $1,200,000.00 (tax free cash)

More Lottery Prizes

  • 1 – St. Vital Centre Shopping Spree ($2,500 value) OR CF Polo Park Shopping Spree ($2,500 value) OR $1,500 Cash
  • 1 – CWT Vacations Gift Voucher ($7,500 value) OR $6,500 Cash
  • 1 – CWT Vacations Gift Voucher ($10,000) OR $8,000 Cash
  • 1 – 2020 MINI Cooper SE ($48,399 value) OR 2020 Toyota Highlander LE AWD ($46,061 value) Or $38,000 Cash
  • 1 – 2020 BMW X2 xDrive 28i ($54,362 value) OR 2020 Lexus NX 300 with Premium Package ($52,426 value) OR $46,000 Cash
  • 1000 – $50 Tim Hortons Gift Card
  • 275 – $75 London Drugs Gift Card
  • 275 – $75 Red River Co-op Gift Card
  • 275 – $75 Shoppers Drug Mart Gift Card
  • 100 – $100 Jets Store Gift Card
  • 100 – $100 Bombers Store Gift Card

IMPORTANT CUT-OFF & DRAW DATE INFO:

When are the Fall Bonus, Super Bonus, Early Bird, Grand Prize, 50/50 Plus™ and Daily Cash Plus™ Cut-Off & Draw Dates?

FALL BONUS Deadline: Midnight, Friday October 2, 2020.
Draw: Thursday October 15, 2020 at 10:00 a.m..

SUPER BONUS Deadline: Midnight, Friday October 16, 2020.
Draw: Thursday October 29, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.

The Fall Bonus draw took at place at PW112-700 William Avenue. All subsequent draws will take place at place at the Maric Homes prize located at 3 Tanager Trail in Sage Creek, Winnipeg (Grand Prize #2).

EARLY BIRD Deadline: Midnight, Thursday November 6, 2020.
Draw: Thursday November 19, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at the HSC Foundation Office at PW112-700 William Ave, Winnipeg MB, R3E 0Z3.

FINAL TICKET SALES Deadline: Midnight, Friday November 20, 2020.
All remaining main prize draws, excluding the Grand Prize draw, will take place on Tuesday December 1, 2020 at 9:00 a.m., stopping when completed.

50/50 PLUS™ DRAW Thursday December 3, 2020 at 9:30 a.m.

GRAND PRIZE DRAW Thursday December 3, 2020 between 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

DAILY CASH PLUS™ DRAWS Thursday December 3, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.

FINAL DAILY CASH PLUS™ DRAW Thursday December 3, 2020 at 10:30 a.m.

What if the 2020 HSC Millionaire Lottery sells out early? Will that change the draw dates?

Yes. If sell out prior to midnight, Thursday November 6, 2020 the following dates will apply:

  • Fall Bonus, Super Bonus and Early Bird will have no changes to draw dates.
  • Grand Prize Draw: Thursday November 19, 2020 will occur between 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
  • All Other Main Lottery Draws: Tuesday November 17, 2020 beginning at 9:00 am and stop when completed.
  • 50/50 Plus™ Draw: Thursday November 19, 2020 at 9:30 a.m.
  • Daily Cash Plus™ Daily Draws: Thursday November 19, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.
  • Final Daily Cash Plus ™ Draw: Thursday November 19, 2020 at 10:30 a.m.
  • The Fall Bonus draw took at place at PW112-700 William Avenue. All subsequent draws will take place at place at the Maric Homes prize located at 3 Tanager Trail in Sage Creek, Winnipeg (Grand Prize #2).

Can my ticket numbers win more than one prize?

Yes! Each ticket is eligible to win one prize in each prize category. After each prize category draw is completed, all the winners are recorded, and these ticket numbers are eligible for the next prize category draw.

Does the HSC Millionaire Lottery offer cash equivalents on all its prizes?

No, only select prizes have cash options. All prizes must be accepted as awarded, unless otherwise specified.

Can I see all the homes that are in the Lottery?

For the show homes that will be available for viewing, please visit our website for dates and times.

How is the draw controlled?

All draws are conducted in accordance with Liquor, Gaming and Cannabis Authority of Manitoba regulations.

How will I know if I have won? How do I claim my prize?

All prize winners will be notified by mail as to what they have won and where/how to claim their prize(s).

Cash prizes will be mailed in cheque format to the mailing address on the winner’s ticket.

All winners will be required to present their prize notification letter along with a piece of Government issued picture identification when picking up prizes.

A full list of winning ticket numbers will be posted on the 2020 HSC Millionaire Lottery website: www.hscmillionaire.com shortly after all draws have been completed. A winners list will be published in the Winnipeg Free Press on December 16, 2020 and in case of a sell out before midnight Friday, November 6, 2020 a complete list of all main prize winners will be published in the Winnipeg Free Press on December 2, 2020. Upon request to the Foundation office, a listing of winners will be provided.

How long do I have to claim my prize?

Winners will have 14 days from the date of notification to make their prize selection, unless otherwise stated in the Raffle Rules.

Prizes must be claimed within 60 days. All unclaimed prizes become property of the Foundation after this time.

Lottery Customer Service will follow-up with one phone call or email after the initial prize notification letter has been sent out to try and contact those who have not claimed their prizes within the initial 60 days.

Winning ticket holders can request to donate their prize to the Foundation in exchange for a tax receipt equal to advertised retail value of the prize.

What happens if I cannot pick up my prize in person?

Cash prizes will be mailed in cheque format. It is the responsibility of the purchaser to ensure the mailing address on their ticket is correct.

If requested, prizes will be mailed out to out of town residents.

If someone other than the winner is claiming a non-cash prize on the winner’s behalf, the winner must provide written and signed authorization along with the original prize-winning letter and a copy of his/her picture identification.

Further details on how to claim your prizes will be included in the notification letter winners receive.

Do I have to pay tax on my prize winnings?

Lottery winnings are considered a windfall and not taxable in Canada.

Who is not allowed to buy a ticket?

Members of the Board of Directors and employees of the Health Sciences Centre Foundation and St-Boniface Hospital Foundation, including members of their household, and members of licensed gaming suppliers providing services to this program are prohibited from purchasing tickets in the 2020 HSC Millionaire Lottery.

What is done with the 2020 HSC Millionaire Lottery net proceeds?

Proceeds from the lottery will be used to support activities funded by the Foundation, including health care research projects and capital and program needs of the Health Sciences Centre Winnipeg.

What is your privacy policy?

All personal information collected during the course of running this lottery is governed by the privacy policies of the Health Sciences Centre Foundation, St. Boniface Hospital Foundation, and the Province of Manitoba.

We do not rent, sell, or trade their mailing lists to anyone.

If I am on your mailing list what can I expect to receive?

Mailings would include the following:

  • Newsletters
  • Invitations to special events
  • Information on future lotteries

If I wish to be taken off your mailing list who do I contact?

Simply contact info@hscmillionaire.com or call 1-855-999-5688 and request to be taken off the mailing list.

If I have any further questions about the HSC Millionaire Lottery, who do I contact?

Visit our website at www.hscmillionaire.com for more information or email info@hscmillionaire.com or contact our customer service line at 204-515-1989.

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