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100% of profits

help fight Multiple Sclerosis in Illinois.

Over $13 million

has been raised so far.


Change starts with knowledge

Learn the statistics behind Multiple Sclerosis and how playing the It Takes 2 Instant Ticket can help.

MS is two to three times more common in women than men.

Geographic factors

MS is generally more common in areas farthest from the equator. However, prevalence rates may differ significantly among groups living in the same geographic area regardless of distance from the equator.

20,000 Illinois residents are living with MS

MS in Illinois

Approximately 23,364 people are living with MS in Illinois.

$9.5 Million has been raised from the MS Project Ticket

MS across genders

The recent prevalence study shows MS is three times more common in women than in men (73% vs. 26%), suggesting that hormones may also play a significant role in determining susceptibility to MS.

$600,000 raised for MS Research Fund

MS across ethnicities

Research has demonstrated that MS occurs in most ethnic groups, including African Americans, Asians, and Hispanics/Latinos, but is most common amongst Caucasians of northern European ancestry. Susceptibility rates vary among these groups, with recent findings suggesting that African American women have a higher than previously reported risk of developing MS.


National Multiple Sclerosis Society

To learn more about Multiple Sclerosis and how you can donate directly to the organization, visit their website.

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