Lottery transfers funds for education

Posted January 27, 2009 12:33 p.m. EST
Updated January 27, 2009 12:34 p.m. EST

— The lottery earned more than $93 million for education in North Carolina between October and December. The North Carolina Education Lottery made its quarterly transfer of funds Tuesday.

The funds, transferred from the lottery to the Office of State Budget and Management, will be used for: More at Four; class size reduction; school construction; and need-based college scholarships.

The NCEL details how education programs benefit from lottery sales in a public brochure available online at