Powerball Office Pool Shares Winnings With Co-Worker

A Florida woman didn't have the money to join in the office pool that won $1 million.
2:12 | 03/28/13

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Hey, guys, here's a great thursday. What would you do? The lottery. We get together and buy a ticket and chip in but one week lara is short on cash, takes a pass. That's the week we win. Of course you guys would let me in anyway. Oh. Exactly what happened down in plantation, florida. Abc's steve osunsami has the story. Reporter: Jennifer maldonado regrets, regrets that she didn't put in for the office pool for the powerball drawing. Good luck. Reporter: It was $20 to get in. She didn't have the money that day and when the winning numbers rolled by, the rest of her real estate team and her south florida office had matched five of them. With the number 31. Reporter: Winning them a cool million dollars. I couldn't speak. I was shrieking, yelling, calling them. Reporter: She is the new face in the office. And when she heard the hooting and hollering when she got back to the office she thought it was a joke. You thought it was a prank. I 100% thought it was a prank. Laurie finkstein who is the boss and arguized the pool offered to spot her the cash and still said no. I wasn't going to press her and said to her, quote, jen, if you don't play we'll win. Reporter: But these are wonderful people. Even though their new office coordinator decided thought to play they're still counting her in and they've decided that each will give maldonado a portion of their winnings. How much are you getting? A gracious amount. Reporter: They've all got big plans. Down payment on a home for my husband and i. Donate to charity. Buy a new car. I'm going to disney world. Reporter: And maybe next time they'll win it all. I'm going to be in your next pool. Yeah. So here's my 20. For "good morning america," steve osunsami, abc news, plantation, florida. I love that story. You're in. Oh, nicest breakfast we could afford. Next time we spot you the money, take the deal. I will, I will, I'm in. They led by example. An example you could all learn

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