Autumn update on the Rushmoor Community Lottery

We are delighted at the continued level of interest and enthusiasm for the Rushmoor Community Lottery, particularly over the last 18 months. At the end of August we celebrated our fourth anniversary when we had raised almost £120,000 for local good causes. A huge thank you to everyone for your continued support.

Ticket sales and money raised

  August 2017 -  August 2019 August 2017 -  August 2021
Total amount raised for all good causes £53,088 £119,706
Total raised in the Community Fund £18,354 £37,186
Number of good causes 97 121
Number of tickets sold 88,964 199,023
Total number of winners 1,859 4,206
Number of winners of £2,000 1 2
Number of winners of £250 18 42
Number of winners of £25 162 369
Number of winners of three extra tickets 1,678 3,793
Value of prizes £11,557 £26,000

Help to boost fundraising

We've challenged our good causes to increase their supporter numbers and ticket sales by 3 January 2022. 

Those who meet or exceed the challenge will be entered into a draw to win £500 for their cause. Find out more and buy tickets on the Rushmoor Community Lottery website.

Community Fund

The Community Fund has been distributed as follows:

  • In May 2018, £4,226 was distributed to good causes who signed up before December 2017
  • In 2019, 16 grants totalling £12,767 were awarded to good causes
  • In 2020, 12 grants totalling £10,518 were awarded to good causes 

You can check out who has received grant awards on our Rushmoor Community Fund grant web page.

Top good causes

The figures below show the good causes who had sold 10 or more tickets as at 31 August 2021:

Ticket count Cause Total raised
113 Farnborough Rugby Club £8,626
82 Friends of Wavell £3,671
51 St Michael's Junior School  £1,540
42 Aldershot Cricket Club £1,629
42 Farnborough Air Sciences Trust £2,743
41 Mustard Seed Autism Trust £1,083
39 Aldershot Underwood Bowling Club £2,608
34 Farnborough Bowling Club £3,436
31 Southwood Infant School £2,168
29 Friends of Parsonage School £1,236
25 Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice Care £1,796
24 Farnborough and District, Parkinson's UK    £2,892
24 Rushmoor Healthy Living    £2,432
21 Farnborough Lions Club (CIO) * £431
21 Parkside (Aldershot and District Learning Disability) £2,564
20 Aldershot & Fleet Rugby Club * £257
19 RSPCA Hants and Surrey Border Branch * £286
16 BRAAIN £2,168
15 Rushmoor Artistic Swimming Club * £112
15 The Vine Centre £969
13 Fernhill Primary School  £798
13 Friends of Ticehurst   £442
13 No 413 (Aldershot) Squadron Air Cadets £672
13 Rushmoor & Surrey Heath Community First Responders £633
12 Blackwater Valley Countryside Trust £551
12 Fernhill School Library  £1,140
12 Stepping Stones DS £404
12 The Community Matters Partnership Project (CMPP) £1,792
11 2nd Farnborough Scout Group £1,220
11 Aldershot Lions Club  £1,170
11 Cove Junior School £170
10 HappyCats Rescue £1,021
10 Home-Start Hampshire £182
10 South Farnborough Infant School £1,490
10 St John's Preschool £1,027

*Joined since January 2021


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