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25th September 2019

The Multiple Sclerosis Society of South Australia and Northern Territory (MS Society of SA & NT) will intervene to assist Muscular Dystrophy South Australia (MD SA) after its My Dream Lottery was unable to complete its prize draws.

The MS Society of SA & NT will offer My Dream Lottery ticket holders the opportunity to transfer their ticket to its successful MS Game Changer Lottery.One-fifth of the value of each ticket will stay with MD SA.Those who choose not to transfer to MS Game Changer are entitled to a full refund.

The MS Society of SA & NT ‘s intervention will help MD SA maintain its services and support to hundreds of South Australians who live with Muscular Dystrophy.

The not-for-profit MD SA launched its first fundraising My Dream Lottery in May 2019.

The MS Society of SA & NT intervention comes with the consent and assistance of the Office of Consumer and Business Services.

The MS Society of SA & NT President, Alan Scott, said the MS Society was pleased to assist MD SA as a like-minded community service provider.

“The MS Society of SA & NT has since 1964 supported South Australians who live with MS. We understand the demands on organisations such as Muscular Dystrophy SA and the importance of their vital care, support and services,” Mr Scott said.

“We want to ensure that South Australians who need help receive that help.Everyone who bought a My Dream Lottery ticket and chooses to convert it to a MS Game Changer Lottery will support the good work of both the MS Society and Muscular Dystrophy SA.”

The MS Society of SA & NT is running its fifth MS Game Changer Lottery.Thousands of people living in South Australia and the Northern Territory with multiple sclerosis have since 2016 benefitted from proceeds of the MS Game Changer Lottery with increased services, support and research to find the cause and a cure.

“We enjoy a successful fundraising initiative and a trusted partnership with Metricon Homes to enable us to confidently deliver our annual MS Game Changer Lottery,” said Mr Scott.

“We work tirelessly to deliver an aspirational package for our loyal supporters while delivering the highest level of service and support to those who need us.”

“Our initiative to assist My Dream Lottery ticket holders will enable Muscular Dystrophy SA to continue its vital work and give every ticket holder the chance to win an incredible prize.”

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About MS Game Changer Lottery

MS Game Changer Lottery offers South Australia’s first home lottery with two Grand Prizes. Two Grand Prize winners will choose from a $1 million Metricon home and land package or $900,000 cash.

The MS Game Changer Lottery offers more prizes and better odds to win than the My Dream Lottery with an incredible prize package valued at over $3 million, including 2 x $1 million Grand Prizes.

All My Dream Lottery ticket holders who choose to take up the option to convert their tickets to MS Game Changer Lottery tickets will be eligible to win the MS Game Changer Lottery Early Bird Prize draws.

All proceeds benefit people with Multiple Sclerosis and Muscular Dystrophy. Tickets can be purchased at www.msgamechanger.com.au

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