FORT MYERS, Fla. — Congratulations to Ryan Pavichevich, 45, of Fort Myers.
Pavichevich claimed a $500,000 top prize from the CA$H DELUXE Scratch-Off game using a secured drop box located at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee.
He purchased his winning ticket from Publix, located at 7950 Dani Drive Suite 200 in Fort Myers.
The $5 game, CA$H DELUXE, launched in December 2019 and offers six top prizes of $500,000, and features more than $48.7 million in cash prizes. The game’s overall odds of winning are one-in-4.03.
The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $37 billion to education and sending more than 840,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests 98 percent of its revenue back into Florida's economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,000 Florida retailers and transfers to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $69 billion in prizes and made more than 3,000 people millionaires.
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