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The Virginia couple who recently won a Powerball jackpot has donated $4 million to the Community Foundation of the Rappahannock River Region.
Fredericksburg Couple Wins $217 Million Powerball Jackpot
The money will go to the food bank and Habitat for Humanity.
Dave and Nancy Honeywell stepped forward to claim the $217 million Powerball jackpot last month. Dave bought the ticket at a Lottery Express self-service machine at Richmond International Airport.
The couple opted to accept the one-time cash option worth $136.4 million before taxes, as opposed to receiving the full jackpot (minus taxes) in 30 annual payments.
The Honeywells also have a lot more time on their hands going forward. Thursday was Dave's last day working as a computer scientist for the Department of Defense.