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Massachusetts man plans on helping families in need after hitting $1 million lottery prize



A Massachusetts man hit big money recently and plans on using it to help those in need.

According to the Massachusetts State Lottery, Winston Lloyd is the winner of a $1 million Powerball prize after the first five numbers on his ticket matched those selected in the game’s Wednesday, August 16 drawing.

Lloyd, who is from Hyde Park, chose his numbers randomly, claimed his $1 million prize (before taxes) Tuesday, August 22 at the Massachusetts State Lottery’s Dorchester headquarters. He plans to use some of his winnings to help families in his community.

He purchased his ticket at Home Market, 165 Belgrade Ave. in Roslindale. The store receives a $10,000 bonus for its sale of this ticket.



  1. Ronald

    September 3, 2023 at 6:08 am

    As long as he realizes how little of that money he’ll have after taxes; that’s fantastic.

  2. Katty Pizarro

    September 3, 2023 at 12:28 pm

    So happy for him God is Good all the time God Is Good But there’s a lot of people in need seriously I’m one of them being ou of work for 2 Yrs do to help problems and still no help from SSI and there r Plp that aren’t even sick and receiving it wish is Sad I’ve gone Threw to much but Greatful that my Lord And Savior is always watching over me Amen 🙏 🙌 I could use help too 🥺🥺🥺

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