Novamedia/Postcode Lottery Group is a social enterprise that contributes to a fairer and greener world. It sets up and operates postcode lotteries worldwide to raise funds for charity.
In 1989, the Nationale Postcode Loterij started in the Netherlands, a lottery based on postcodes with a subscription-based model that guarantees sustainable fundraising for good causes. Postcode lotteries have also been set up in Sweden, Great Britain, Germany and Norway.
The postcode lotteries are one of the safest games of chance . In 32 years, players of the postcode lotteries and VriendenLoterij have raised a total of 11.7 billion euros for more than 1,000 charities and social organisations worldwide.
Novamedia/Postcode Lottery Group is the world’s third largest private charity donor. We provide long-term, unrestricted and flexible funding, based on trust. This trust-based philanthropic approach ensures maximum impact.
We believe the world benefits from strong social organisations.