Winners announced in CHEO’s Dream of a Lifetime Lottery

Earlier today the draws were made for the first and second prizes and the 50/50 cash prize in the sold out 2016 edition of CHEO’s Dream of a Lifetime Lottery during the CTV News at Noon.

We congratulate Jack Watt, ticket number 022212 who has won the Grand Prize package that is worth over $1.6 million that includes the Minto Dream Home with all furnishings by La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries, $100,000 in cash, a 2017 Infiniti from Myers Automotive Group, house cleaning for a year from Molly Maid, and a $5,000 gift card from Farm Boy.

Aaron Dinovitzer, ticket number 019632, has won the second prize that is worth over $163,000 and includes $100,000 cash, a 2017 Toyota RAV4 from Myers Automotive Group, a $10,000 Gift Certificate from Jubilee Fine Jewellers, a trip for two to the Grand Palladium Palace Resort, Spa and Casino, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic from Marlin Travel and Transat, and an Ottawa Senators 100 Level Flex 40 Season Tickets Package.

The winners of the 50/50 Draw are Basil Bielaswki and Angela Shelp, ticket number 207797. The jackpot reached a total of $1,077,830 which means they will take home $538,915.

A list of all winning ticket numbers will be printed in the Ottawa Citizen and Le Droit on Friday, January 13th, 2017. Ticket holders can also check their tickets online at as of 5 p.m. on Thursday, January 12th.  A complete list of all winning numbers will also be available on the website. All winners will receive a confirmation letter from Miratel Solutions Inc. within two weeks outlining how to claim their prize.

The 2016 Dream of a Lifetime Lottery raised over $3.3 million to help the children, youth and families who rely on CHEO and the Ottawa Children’s Treatment Centre (OCTC). The Foundation sincerely thanks all of our ticket buyers and sponsors for helping create this amazing success.

For more information contact:

Len Hanes
Director of Communications
CHEO Foundation
Work: (613) 737-2784
Cell:   (613) 447-2741