The Wisconsin Lottery is 30 years old this year and since 1988, It has provided more than $4.1 billion in property tax relief. Much has changed since the sale of the first lottery ticket in September 1988, but the mission of Wisconsin Lottery has remained the same to property tax relief to Wisconsin homeowners.
In the last 30 years, the Lottery has also generated more than $7.8 billion in prizes for players and $877 million in retailer commissions for Wisconsin businesses (4,000 business).
Lottery Director Cindy Polzin's advice for all lottery players for the next 30 years? "Have fun and remember to play