News Release

March 10, 2015

Health Care Foundation Hospital Home Lottery is Here

St. John’s, NL - The Health Care Foundation (HCF) announced a $1 million showhome today as the Grand Prize of their seventh annual Hospital Home Lottery.  

“This year’s Grand Prize Showhome has so many special features,” said Debbie Patten, Chair of the Health Care Foundation’s Board of Directors.  “With over 1,600 prizes and a phenomenal showhome, tickets won’t last long.”

The HCF Hospital Home Lottery will award 1,681 prizes.  The grand prize is a luxury 3,700 square foot showhome with 17 foot vaulted ceilings, two fireplaces, a sports bar and an indoor skating rink.  This beautiful showhome was custom built by Rockwood Homes and is located in Virginia Water Village.  The luxury showhome comes fully furnished, professionally decorated and landscaped with $10,000 cash.

Tickets purchased before the early bird deadline of May 15, will be eligible for the 2015 Four Winds Motorhome early bird prize.  The winner will chose between the Motorhome or $70,000 cash. 

The 50/50 Add-On is back!  Last year’s jackpot was over $470,000 – how big will it get this year?  One lucky winner will take half!  New this year is the Cash Calendar Add-On.  In July, purchasers can win $2,000 cash each day and $10,000 on Fridays!

Full details and descriptions of all prizes, including vehicles, vacations and more can be found at  

“Thanks to the generous and enthusiastic support from our community, the Hospital Home Lottery has raised millions for the five adult hospitals in St. John’s,” added Ms. Perry. “This funding has been used for vital equipment, research and patient care programs, such as Mental Health and Addictions and Cardiac Care.” 

Lottery tickets are five for $375, three for $250 or $100 each and can be purchased by calling 753-1899 (toll free 1-866-992-1899) or online at  

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Media contact:
Jackie O’Brien
Manager, Communications and Stewardship
Health Care Foundation 
(709) 777-5906