The struggling Melbourne mom wins $ 9.1 million on the Keno and plans to help her friends and family
‘We’ve had a rough few Christmas days’: struggling Melbourne mom raises $ 9.1 million to Keno – as she reveals how she wants to spend the money selflessly
- The struggling Melbourne mom won a whopping $ 9.1 million in Keno over the weekend
- The mother received the early Christmas surprise and plans to buy a house
- She also wants to help her friends and family who have been struggling
A struggling Melbourne mom turned her year upside down after winning $ 9.1 million in Keno, and plans to use the money to help friends and family.
The woman, from Reservoir in the north of the city, received an early Christmas surprise when she won the Keno Mega Millions 10 Spot on Friday draw 544.
Despite having a difficult year herself, the selfless mother plans to use the price to buy a home for all of her children and to support friends who are in dire need of financial support.
A struggling Melbourne mom turned her year upside down after winning $ 9.1 million in Keno, and plans to use the money to help friends and family (stock image)
‘We had a few heavy Christmas days. Nobody is having a hard Christmas this year. I’m going to be their angel this Christmas, ‘said the lucky winner.
The mother said she was “beside herself” and said the profit could not have come at a better time for her family.
In addition to scoring the full jackpot prize of $ 6,815,227.90, she also won the seven, eight and nine Spot Jackpots multiple times by playing the same set of numbers.
Across the whole line of Jackpot products, the mother won a whopping $ 9.1 million.
‘When I play Keno, I always play the same special songs. It’s my kids ‘birth dates, my puppy’s birthday and numbers like that,’ she said.
“I’m always lucky at Christmas, and last Friday it was four weeks until Christmas.”
Despite having a difficult year herself, the selfless mother plans to use the prize to help friends and family who have struggled (stock photo from woman celebrating)
She said she was “looking at the sky” outside when she discovered she had won and thought she was going to have a heart attack.
The lucky winner said the timing of winning the ticket was perfect and she is finally going to fulfill her wish to own her own home.
‘There are so many people I’m going to help. I buy a house each for my children and help a few friends who have been struggling, ”the mother said.
The woman wants to remain anonymous and said she bought the ticket on the Keno app.