LA Lottery celebrating anniversary with Facebook contest
POSTED: Thursday, June 16, 2011 - 2:44pm
UPDATED: Thursday, June 16, 2011 - 2:45pm
Louisiana (NBC33) — The Louisiana Lottery is celebrating its 20th anniversary, and they’re doing so with a T-Shirt design contest. Three finalists have been selected, and now you will have a chance to cast your vote on Facebook.
“The contest was a fun way to involve our players in our anniversary celebration and illustrate the cultural and fiscal contributions the Lottery has made to our state,” said Lottery President Rose Hudson. “Social media has been an incredibly successful avenue for building relationships with our players, so it was only fitting for our Facebook community to decide our contest winner.”
The three finalists are finalists are Kim Stilger of Kenner; Jeff Welborn of Shreveport; and Cindy and Valerie Strecker of Slidell. Each will receive $500 with the grand prize winner receiving an additional $1,000.
Voting begins on June 20. All you have to do is log on to www.Facebook.com/LouisianaLottery. The grand prize winner will be announced by July 1, and the winning artwork will appear on a Lottery T-shirt commemorating its 20th anniversary.