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1.

Pick a number in the lottery: This is the number you want to get into the drawing.

You can enter this number on the phone or text.

2.

Enter a photo: The number will be randomly drawn at random and you can enter it on the photo.

The number is the same as your name in the app.

3.

Send your photo: Enter a short message.

I’m a parent, and I want my child to win the lottery.

The message will be sent via text message to the phone number on your phone, so it’s safe to send if you’re not the parent.

4.

You will get a confirmation email: You will receive an email with your prize and a link to enter your drawing number.

You must follow the instructions in that email to enter.

You’ll also receive a link that will send you a message through the app, which you can also text to your phone number.

5.

You win!

You’ll get an email from the DC Lottery with your winning number, and you’ll have the chance to check out the draw.

I didn’t win, but I had fun!