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Top 20 Money Saving Tips

When times are tough, is it possible to save money and still be able to support your local community? Follow our top 20 money saving tips, and the answer will be ‘Yes’. Recent rises in the...

12 April 2022

Charities awarded £17,000 from West Berkshire Community Fund

Charities and good causes across West Berkshire have been awarded more than £17,000 from the West Berkshire Community Fund. The West Berkshire Community Fund is one of the good causes supported ...

27 January 2022

Just The Ticket For Fundraising

Launched by the people, for the people of West Berkshire, the lottery is a free online fundraising solution provided by West Berkshire Council. Designed to help local not-for-profits diversify their f...

28 September 2021

Twelve charities benefit from Community Fund

The West Berkshire Community Fund, currently at around £13,597 , is being distributed to twelve local charities registered with the West Berkshire Lottery following application bids from these o...

09 February 2021

Another £2,000 winner on the West Berkshire Lottery

The West Berkshire Lottery draws its fourth £2,000 winner! The West Berkshire Lottery and its prizes are our way of putting the fun in fundraising for our community. Since launching 18 months ag...

31 July 2020

Swings & Smiles – supporting the community during COVID19

‘As theCovid-19crisis has changed usual working practices with staff at home, teams now separated and often with limited resources, it’s crucial that we continue to provide support, friend...

06 May 2020

Local good causes benefit from almost £8k in grants from the Community Fund

Twelve local good causes have been awarded almost £8,000 in grants from the West Berkshire Lottery Community Fund. The community fund allows one-off grants to be made to lottery causes, in addit...

23 January 2020

Christmas comes early to good causes with the Community Fund!

Congratulations to all of the good causes who have been chosen for additional funding from the Community Fund! 🎁 The community fund allows one-off grants to be made to the lottery causes in addition ...

19 December 2019

West Berkshire Lottery reaches 110 local good causes!

Since March 2019, the West Berkshire Lottery has: · had 1235 winning tickets · paid out almost £8000 in cash prizes · sold almost 2000 tickets with 60% going to local good c...

13 November 2019

Featured Fundraiser: Purley Sports and Social Club

There are now an amazing 109 local good causes and charities raising additional funds for their projects through the West Berkshire Lottery! Many of these causes create community hubs and spaces for p...

08 November 2019

Our causes are on track to raise £74,287.20 this year

30.01% Complete

2,381 tickets of our 7,935 ticket goal