Community groups set to benefit from local lottery scheme

Telford and Wrekin good causes are being encouraged to sign up to benefit from the Telford and Wrekin Community Lottery. Also know as Twincl for short.

Community groups set to benefit from local lottery scheme

The event promises to be an opportunity for people to hear all about the new lottery, how it works, and how good causes can directly benefit from participating.

Good causes who want to benefit should act now be emailing twincl@telford.gov.uk. Or they can sign up to the launch event.  

Cllr Lee Carter, Cabinet Member for Finance, Commercial Services and Economic Development said, “We are looking to encourage as many good cause to come forward and to benefit from the lottery. So far 29 community groups have shown an interest.”

"The Telford and Wrekin Community Lottery is really exciting because it's all about supporting charities, the voluntary sector and not-for-profit organisations, in the Telford and Wrekin community."

“Community groups play a significant role in improving people’s health and wellbeing and reducing social isolation in the borough. Through the Telford and Wrekin Community Lottery we will be able to support the important work they do.”

Players will have a 50 to one chance of winning one of the prizes, which range from the £25,000 jackpot to three extra tickets.




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