Your Lucky Numbers: How to Play and Win the SC Lottery

Your Lucky Numbers: How to Play and Win the SC Lottery
The South Carolina Education Lottery was established in 2001 when the state legislature passed the South Carolina Lottery Act. The act authorized a state-run lottery with proceeds going to support educational programs in South Carolina.

The lottery launched in January 2002 after a statewide referendum approved the lottery act. South Carolina was historically resistant to lotteries and was one of the last states to implement one. Supporters pushed for a lottery system to generate revenue for education without raising taxes. Your Lucky Numbers
The South Carolina Education Lottery operates as an enterprise fund, using revenues from ticket sales to fund operations and transfer net proceeds to education. By law, the lottery contributes proceeds to education supplementary to existing funds – lottery money can not replace existing educational funding sources. As of 2021, the lottery has contributed over $6 billion to education programs in the state.(read more)