CHEO’s Dream of a Lifetime Lottery – SOLD OUT

11/18/17 – OTTAWA – The CHEO Foundation has announced that all tickets for the 2017 Dream of a Lifetime Lottery have been sold, guaranteeing there will be 70,500 tickets in the drum for the upcoming Grand Prize Draws. This year’s 50/50 Draw Jackpot is currently over $880,000.

Over 32,000 people toured the Minto Dream Home during the campaign and this year’s Dream of a Lifetime Lottery will net over $3.2 million for the kids at CHEO.

Prize Draws Still To Come

The Early Bird draws will take place on Monday, December 18 and Tuesday, December 19, 2017. 2,600 bonus tickets will be drawn on December 18 and the Early Bird prize package will be drawn on December 19 and shown during the CTV News at Noon! This amazing package is worth over $111,000 includes a 2018 Ram 1500 ST Quad Cab 4×4 from Myers Automotive Group (or $36,000 cash), a 2017 Sea Ray SPX 190 boat (or $42,000 cash), a $10,000 Cabela’s Gift Card, and a trip for two to the Barcelo Maya Colonial in Riviera Maya, Mexico from Marlin Travel and Transat.

A list of Early Bird winning numbers will be posted at as of 5 p.m. on Wednesday, December 20, 2017.

All of the remaining prize draws will be made on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 with the exception of the second prize, 50/50 draw, and the $1,799,000 grand prize draws which will be shown during the CTV News at Noon on Wednesday, January 10, 2018.

A complete list of winning numbers will be posted at as of 5 p.m. on January 11, 2018. The Grand Prize winner’s name will be printed in The Ottawa Citizen on Friday, January 12, 2018.

Complete prize details can be found at

On behalf of the children, youth and families who rely on CHEO, The CHEO Foundation would like to thank the community for the incredible support that has resulted in this year’s sell-out. We also want to thank all of our prize sponsors, media partners and everyone who makes the Dream of a Lifetime Lottery a reality. You help provide the necessary equipment, training and research that enable the doctors, nurses and staff at CHEO to care for families now, and in the future.

For more information contact:

Len Hanes
Director of Communications
CHEO Foundation
(613) 737-2784