A 34 year old Filipino caregiver living in Woodbridge, Virginia has won the Powerball bagging 170 million dollars with 118.1 million dollar cash payout.
She presented her ticket yesterday which was checked at a local store and found she had won Thursday’s draw.
The Filipino, who came to the United States 13 years ago, has been working seven days a week for a Home Health Agency as Home Health Aide to make ends meet.
Sheila Dutaro said she hardly purchase a lotto ticket but was so much confident that she would win one day. Sheila who is an orphan told reported the numbers were revealed in her dream by her late much who died 21 years ago.
She plans to buy a house in the US and 2 houses in her home country, Philippines. She had never visited her family ever since she arrived in the United States and plan to visit immediately after has been paid and also invest part of the money.
Sheila who couldn’t stop crying when she found out that she had won said her dream of becoming a member of parliament.