Ukraine: what charities do
After two months, the violence and atrocities in Ukraine are unfortunately still going on. Many of our charity partners are doing whatever they can to help the victims.
Farmers, new climate heroes
Solidaridad and partners are awarded 12.7 million euro from this year's Dream Fund of Nationale Postcode Loterij (Dutch Postcode Lottery), for a five-year programme that fights climate change and poverty.
Good luck, after the flood
In July 2021, the German municipality Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler was hit by a flood. Exactly six months on, the Monthly Prize from the Deutsche Postcode Lotterie happens to be drawn to community.
Five countries, one team: meet our office and facilities colleagues
The Postcode Lottery Group operates internationally and in our new ‘five countries, one team’ series we talk to team members working in the same area across the countries.
Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Nadia Murad visits Postcode Lottery Group
Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Nadia Murad visited the headquarters of the Postcode Lottery Group. She was interviewed about her fight for survivors of genocide and sexual violence.
Postcode Lottery Group shares annual results
The Postcode Lottery Group has sent out a newsletter to its friends and relations about the highlights of the past six months.
The Season of Big Wins
Spring is the season of big wins, with players in all of the Postcode Lotteries countries winning big prizes!
Postcode Lottery Group annual results 2021 showcases year of 8% growth
The Postcode Lottery Group succeeded to increase the number of players and raised more funds than ever. That means more money to support the work of civil society organisations.
Swedish non-profits receive 100 millions euros
Today, thanks to the players in the Swedish Postcode Lottery, 59 non-profit organisations could receive more than 1 billion Swedish Krona, almost 100 million euros.
The DOEN Foundation celebrates 30 years of supporting pioneers
30 years ago, the Nationale Postcode Loterij in the Netherlands founded the DOEN Foundation to enable new, innovative initiatives to benefit from lottery funding.
Providing emergency support
The human stories and images emerging from Ukraine are heartbreaking.
Postcode Lotteries CMO Imme Rog: 'We do things our way'
Imme Rog highlights the foundation of the Postcode Lotteries’ philosophy.
Vergunning voor Novamedia Gaming
Novamedia Gaming, onderdeel van Novamedia, heeft een vergunning aangevraagd en gekregen om online spellen te mogen aanbieden.
Novamedia/Postcode Lotteries share the highlights of 2021
Novamedia/Postcode Lotteries has sent out a newsletter to its friends and relations about the highlights of 2021.
‘Dare to spend money in order to make real impact’
Activist, reformer, author and speaker Dan Pallotta wants non-profits to focus less on overhead and more on investing and taking risks.
Start-up Karma Kebab raises one million in growth money for catering concept
Karma Kebab, the fast-growing start-up that produces vegetable kebabs from Dutch celeriac, has attracted a €1 million investment from impact investment fund Phase2.earth.
The Postcode Lotteries’ contribution to a better world for children
Saturday 20 November is World Children’s Day: a global day of action in support of children’s rights. How are Postcode Lotteries helping build a better world for every child?
Friederike Behrends appointed Geschäftsführer at Deutsche Postcode Lotterie
Friederike Behrends has been appointed Managing Director of the Deutsche Postcode Lotterie from 2022 and will complete the existing management team as the Chairman.
Nobel Peace Prize laureate dr. Denis Mukwege visits Postcode Lottery Amsterdam
Last Thursday, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and ambassador dr. Denis Mukwege visited the Postcode Lottery in Amsterdam to talk about his new book: The Power of Women.
How our Lotteries support the global contribution to the fight against poverty
Today is International Eradication of Poverty Day 2021. The Postcode Lotteries support projects funded by their players that work in the global fight against poverty.
Isabella Palmgren of Sweden wins the 2021 Postcode Lotteries Green Challenge
Isabella Palmgren of the Swedish green start-up Mimbly has won the 2021 Postcode Lotteries Green Challenge.
Novamedia is testing online games of chance
The Dutch market for online games of chance will open on 1 October 2021. Novamedia is developing and testing online games for the Netherlands.
Drum roll! These are the finalists in the Postcode Lotteries Green Challenge 2021
Postcode Lotteries Green Challenge has announced the 5 finalists of the international competition supporting green entrepreneurs.
‘Volunteers of great importance to refugee organisations'
On World Refugee Day, Sigrid van Aken, CEO of Novamedia/Postcode Lotteries, points out the great value of volunteers assisting refugees.
Novamedia/Postcode Lotteries becomes member of European Lotteries
The members of European Lotteries (EL) voted in favour of a group membership for Novamedia/Postcode Lotteries.
Novamedia shares highlights of 2020 in newsletter
Novamedia/Postcode Lotteries has sent out a newsletter to its friends and relations about the highlights of 2020.
Imme Rog (CMO): 'The challenge is to surprise our clients every time again'
The new edition of MarketingTribune Magazine interviews Imme Rog, CMO Novamedia/Postcode Lotteries. Her strategy? Keep surprising!
Why freely disposable, long-term funding is of great value
Novamedia/Postcode Lotteries strongly believes in unrestricted, long-term financing. CEO Sigrid van Aken explains why it helps organisations to carry out their mission better.
Novamedia/Postcode Lotteries annual results 2020 showcases year of 7% growth
In 2020, the lotteries’ combined revenue amounted to 2.1 billion Euro, representing a 7% ticket sales growth compared to 2019.
Courageous funding: support for an all-in-one-test for all infectious diseases
An all-in-one-test for all infectious diseases: it’s the dream of the Tuberculosis Foundation.
Leading Academic: ‘Postcode Lotteries are a very safe game’
The Postcode Lottery is a very safe game, according to leading Academic Mark Griffiths.
Nobel Peace Prize winner Nadia Murad named new International Ambassador
Novamedia is very pleased to welcome Nobel Peace Prize winner 2018 Nadia Murad as new International Postcode Lotteries’ Ambassador.
Novamedia is planning to develop online games of chance
The Dutch market for online games of chance will open on 1 October 2021. Novamedia will apply for a permit to offer online games of chance.
British start-up wins half a million euros for sustainable alternative to plastic
SoluBlue (UK) has just been announced as the winner of the Postcode Lotteries Green Challenge 2020.
Uitgeefhuis Nieuw Amsterdam acquired by Lannoo Publishers
Uitgeverij Lannoo Groep acquires Uitgeefhuis Nieuw Amsterdam (recently named Park Uitgevers).
Boudewijn Poelmann starts impact investing fund
Boudewijn Poelmann and three (former) employees of Novamedia have founded an impact investment fund: Phase2.earth.
Sigrid van Aken in Dutch newspaper: ‘We are aiming for the second 10 billion'
CEO Sigrid van Aken has been interviewed by the Dutch newspaper Het Parool about her ambitions, entrepreneurship, ideals and her personal background.
Boudewijn Poelmann stopt als bestuurder Novamedia
Boudewijn Poelmann, oprichter van Novamedia, treedt op 31 december terug als bestuurder van Novamedia.
Six start-ups compete for grand prize of 500,000 euros
Start-ups from Germany, the Netherlands, Great Britain, Norway and Sweden have been announced as the finalists.
25 start-ups can win half a million euros in green business competition
The Green Challenge has announced the 25 start-ups that have made it through the first stage of the competition.
Michiel Verboven new Chief Commercial Officer
As of 1 June 2020, Michiel Verboven has been appointed a member of the Executive Board of Novamedia.
Thanks to our players, good causes can continue to help
The coronavirus has an unprecedented impact on charities and NGOs. There are also heartening initiatives.
Audax Group stronger with e-commerce platform BookSpot
Audax Group today announces the acquisition of online bookstore BookSpot.
Together we stand strong during the coronavirus pandemic
Together we try and make it through this tough time. The consequences of the virus and the necessary measures are tangible.
In conversation with new CEO Sigrid van Aken
Sigrid van Aken will be the CEO of Novamedia from March. And in that capacity, chair of the Board of the National Charity Lotteries.
Boudewijn Poelmann hands over CEO role to Sigrid van Aken
Boudewijn Poelmann will hand over the chairman’s gavel to Sigrid van Aken with effect from March 2020.
1 million for green start-ups that contribute to a better world
Green start-ups from the Netherlands, Germany, Great Britain, Norway and Sweden, the countries with a Postcode Lottery.
Change of leadership Novamedia Sweden
Cecilia Bergendahl, Managing Director of Novamedia Sweden, chooses to leave the company after six years.
Reisboekhandel Pied à Terre verhuist naar het Rokin
Pied à Terre, een van de grootste reisboekhandels van Europa, zet zijn winkel voort vanuit boekwinkel Scheltema in Amsterdam.
Swedish start-up wins half a million euros for innovative algae-based material
Swedish Algae Factory has been announced as the winner of the Postcode Lotteries Green Challenge 2019.
Podium Publishers joins Publishing House Nieuw Amsterdam
As of July 2019, publishing house Podium will pursue its activities as part of Publishing House Nieuw Amsterdam.
Postcode Lotteries 7th largest maritime philanthropic funder
Postcode Lotteries have been ranked as the 7th largest funder of maritime good causes.
Queen Máxima opens new sustainably renovated office
Her Majesty Queen Máxima opened the new home of the Charity Lotteries in Amsterdam.
The Postcode Lottery starts in Norway
The Postcode Lottery, one of the most successful charity lotteries in the world, is coming to Norway.
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