Play make a smile lottery
This Friday £1,000
How To Play Our Lottery
It costs £1 per game and you choose which cause you want to support. There are lots of different options to play:
Set up a subscription to play and pay by Direct Debit. With this option you will be given a unique 6 digit number. By setting up a regular Direct Debit with us, you will be giving your chosen cause a regular and reliable income.
Pay by card for a set period of weeks in the draw, select how many entries you would like to play per week. With this option you will be given a different unique number each week. Please click the Standard tab for this.
Play whenever you want to, with our single ticket facility, purchase up to 100 tickets per draw. Please click the Standard tab for this.
Please note, your play numbers will be sent to you on completion of payment.
We allocate you a unique lottery play number for each draw you have paid to enter.
All of this can be done online, or if you would prefer to speak to somebody then please do call our team 0300 303 4500
1 x £1000 1 x £250 100 x £10 Plus a rollover jackpot of £500 that is not won each week rolls over to a maximum of £25,000
How To Win
The make a smile draw usually takes place on Friday, automatically by our system which has been independently tested, using a variety of industry-standard statistical tests carried out by a Gambling Commission approved test house.
Entries will close at 11am every Friday, and you can watch the winners being drawn on our website!
You don’t need to claim your prize, we will send you a notification should you win, and your winnings will be transferred to your lottery account. If you don’t have an account, a cheque will be posted to the address we have for you, so make sure that we have your updated address!
Where Does the Money Go?
From your first draw with us, you will be making a difference to the cause that you have chosen to support. In the last financial year (April 2020 - March 2021):
- Lottery Income that went towards charitable causes = £590,058 (55.10%)
- Lottery income that went on expenses = £389,680.00 (36.4%)
- Lottery income that went on prizes = £91,000 (8.5%)
Chances Of Winning
In the last financial year (April 2020-March 2021) In total, there were an average of 20,591 weekly plays across our charity partners, with 2,652 prizes being given away over the year, totalling £91,000.