Corporate Responsibility

This year, OLG generated $4.1 billion** in economic activity in Ontario. This includes...

Illustration with $58.9 million

$20.0 million What OLG directed to its Responsible Gaming Resource Centres, policy and program development, staff training and self-exclusion capital costs. Together, OLG and the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care allocated $58.0 million to responsible gambling and problem gambling prevention, treatment and research

$36.4 million Charitable Gaming proceeds distributed to participating local charities

$2.5 million Dedicated to the sponsorship of community festivals and events

In addition, OLG awarded more than 2.04 billion** in lottery prizes to players.

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How local communities benefit

Each year, OLG gives back millions of dollars to communities that host OLG gaming facilities. Municipalities use this money to fund things like college and university campuses, hospitals, community centres, and charities.

Get a detailed breakdown of how each community benefits

Community Benefit Summary 2017 (PDF)

*Net Profit to the Province is the amount the Corporation returns to the Province of Ontario after stakeholder and other payments.
**Based on the period April 1, 2016 to March 31, 2017.
***Based on government policy that directs 2% of forecasted OLG slot machine gross revenue (excluding OLG Slots at Great Blue Heron Charity Casino) to problem gambling funding.
****Direct employees are those employed directly by OLG. Indirect employees are those employed by OLG’s Resort Casinos and the Great Blue Heron Slot Machine Facility.