Louis Biondolillo, along with his wife Darlene, claims the $250,000 Lotto jackpot from the May 11 drawing at Lottery headquarters in Baton Rouge.
For Louis Biondolillo of River Ridge, Louisiana, playing the Lottery has always been about the enjoyment he gets from daydreaming about winning the top prize.
He’s doing more than just daydreaming now after claiming the $250,000 jackpot from the May 11 Lotto drawing.
“I play because it gives me something to think about,” explained Biondolillo. “I think anyone who plays this game imagines what they will do with the money.”
Biondolillo said he plans to use his winnings to create educational funds for his grandchildren and purchase a new truck for a family member.
“I’m very thankful and blessed that this money will not change my life,” he shared. “It just gives me extra money to do things for other people who are important to me.”
Biondolillo said he spends a total of $10 on Lotto, Powerball and scratch-off tickets every Wednesday and Saturday.
After federal and state taxes were withheld, Biondolillo received $175,000.