Life changing

500,000 projects means you’ve plenty to be proud of

A big, big thank you for playing The National Lottery. In doing so, you’ve helped support an incredible half a million projects across the UK. The stats are mind-boggling:

58,500 veterans supported who served their country.

4,500 athletes, including our Olympic and Paralympic medal-winners.

27,000 educational projects.

300,000 community projects.

£30 million raised every week for National Lottery good causes.

You can feel proud that you’ve helped make the nation a better place to live.

By playing The National Lottery, you’ve supported projects big and small across the country – from iconic buildings like Wembley to thousands of local projects where a comparatively small grant has made a huge difference.

Every time you play The National Lottery you are helping to contribute to the £30 million that is given to amazing causes every week. Arthur Ward, from the National Trust Giant Causeway Visitor Centre sums it up:

“I’m working in a role that would not have existed if it hadn’t been for The National Lottery. The ripple effect into the community is very, very positive. It’s life changing.”

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