Novamedia/Postcode Lottery Group is a social enterprise that contributes to a fairer and greener world. It sets up and operates charity lotteries worldwide to raise funds for good causes.
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.
In the Netherlands, the VriendedLoterij (Friends Lottery) supports the preservation of cultural heritage and human well-being through organisations that enrich lives.
The Postcode Lotteries are one of the safest games of chance globally. Players of the Postcode Lotteries and VriendenLoterij have raised a total of €12.5 billion for more than 1,150 charities and social organisations worldwide, since 1989.
Novamedia/Postcode Lottery Group is one of the world’s largest private charity donors. We put charities at the heart of everything we do and provide long-term, unrestricted and flexible funding, based on trust. This trust-based philanthropic approach ensures maximum impact.