British Columbia Lottery Corporation

British Columbia Lottery Corporation

August 12, 2008 11:55 ET

British Columbia Lottery Corporation Announces New Name and Logo

RICHMOND, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 12, 2008) - British Columbia Lottery Corporation has revealed its new corporate logo. This is the first logo change for the corporation since its incorporation 24 years ago.

What: British Columbia Lottery Corporation is adopting a new operating name, "BCLC", and a new logo. Information on the new BCLC logo is available on bclc.com in the Media Centre.

When: 9:00 a.m., August 12, 2008

Where: See the Information Bulletin in the Media Centre on bclc.com for more information.

BCLC is a provincial Crown Corporation reporting to the Minister of Housing and Social Development through a Board of Directors. Its mission is to offer socially responsible gaming entertainment, generating income for government programs, including health care, education, amateur sports and community and charitable programs, throughout British Columbia.

In fiscal 2007/08 more than 6,850 community and charitable organizations received community gaming grants as a result of BCLC net income.

BCLC is an Official Supporter of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.

Contact Information

  • British Columbia Lottery Corporation
    Trevor Miller
    Corporate Communications Officer
    (604) 247-3013
    Email: tmiller@bclc.com
    Website: www.bclc.com