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NJ Lottery and Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey Kick-Off Annual Holiday Gifting Awareness Campaign
“ ’TIS THE SEASON TO GIFT RESPONSIBLY. LOTTERY IS NOT CHILD’S PLAY. ”
TRENTON (Dec. 06, 2019) – The New Jersey Lottery has teamed up with the Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey, Inc. (CCGNJ) to launch the Lottery’s 2019 Holiday Gifting Awareness Campaign: “‘Tis the Season to gift responsibly. Lottery is not child’s play.”
Both organizations are joining together with dozens of lotteries around the world to support the National Council on Problem Gambling and the International Centre for Youth Gambling Problems and High-Risk Behaviors at McGill University to build public awareness that lottery tickets are not an appropriate gift for minors.
|WHAT:||New Jersey Lottery Annual Holiday Gifting Awareness Campaign Event: “‘Tis the Season to gift responsibly. Lottery is not child’s play.”|
James A. Carey, Jr., acting executive director, New Jersey Lottery
Neva Pryor, executive director, Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey, Inc.
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
New Jersey Lottery Headquarters
One Lawrence Park Complex
1333 Brunswick Avenue Circle
Lawrenceville, N.J. 08648
|MEDIA:||Interview & photo opportunities: Contact Missy Gillespie for availability.|