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100% of profits

go toward Veteran support programs in Illinois.

Over $21 Million

has been raised so far.


Change starts with knowledge

Learn the facts about Veterans in Illinois and how playing the Winter Riches Instant Ticket can help.

Veterans in Illinois

Illinois is ranked tenth in total Veteran population density in the US—with 46% of the Veterans being aged 65 and over.

Women Getting The Job Done

The current population of 55,000 women Veterans in Illinois account for 10% of the Veteran population, which may be a small percentage but is fast-growing annually.

Minorities in The Military

There are approximately 141,000 minority Veterans statewide living and thriving in Illinois.

Caring for Those Who Served

Approximately 587,000 Veterans live and thrive in Illinois with the help of the many services provided statewide by the Illinois Dept of Veterans Affairs.

Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs

To learn more about supporting our Veterans in Illinois and applying for the Veterans Cash Grant, visit the Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs.

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