Raising Cane's founder buys Mega Millions tickets for all workers

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Posted at 11:07 AM, Jul 26, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-26 15:37:39-04

(KGTV) – The founder of fast food restaurant chain Raising Cane’s has organized a massive “office pool” for the Mega Millions lottery.

Todd Graves, CEO of the restaurant known for its chicken tenders, announced that he is making sure his employees get a chance at the $830 million jackpot by buying a single ticket for each of the 50,000 workers.

In a tweet, Graves said: “Buying 50,000 lottery tickets is harder than you think! Hoping to share the winning jackpot with our 50,000 @RaisingCanes Crew.”

The company’s official account added: “Hoping for a WINNER WINNER Chicken Dinner!”

If any of the tickets purchased hit the jackpot, the prize money would be split among the workers.

According to CNN, Graves spent $100,000 on the lottery tickets.