The UK's first and only lottery supporting LGBTQ+ good causes.

Welcome to the Rainbow Lottery, the exciting weekly lottery that raises money for the full spectrum of LGBTQ+ good causes totally, openly and exclusively.

Our hope is to make a difference to our good causes so they can carry on their vital work - which helps us all. Play the lottery, support the community - it’s fun, it’s simple and everybody wins!

Latest draw

Sat 6 July 2024
Current offer

Win a Summer BBQ Party Ninja Bundle!

Make your summer sizzle with this jaw-dropping Ninja bundle, perfect for those Summer BBQs and garden parties! The Outdoor Pizza Oven and Woodfire Electric BBQ will amaze your guests; cool off with fresh homemade ice-cream and milkshakes courtesy of the CREAMi - and if the oh-so-contrary British weather makes an appearance, bring the party indoors with the Foodi Dual Zone Air Fryer. There’s even a blender for your smoothies too! Enter by Saturday 27th July for your chance to win this huge prize - and as always, there’s a £1,000 cash alternative too!

Win a Summer BBQ Party Ninja Bundle!

This is how the lottery works for you.

Register on the site and pick a good cause to support, then buy your tickets. As well as supporting the LGBTQ+ community each week, you could win the jackpot of £25,000 or one of the other prizes: £2,000, £250, £25 or three free tickets!


How tickets work

Tickets for the lottery cost just £1 per week, with a top prize of £25,000!


About the draws

A weekly draw takes place every Saturday night. Match all 6 numbers and you win the JACKPOT!


Raising money for your cause

From every £1 ticket you buy, 50p will go to LGBTQ+ good causes improving our community.

Become a good cause and start raising funds in 5 mins.

The Rainbow Lottery is a fun and effective way for LGBTQ+ good causes to raise funds. Our aim is to rocket good causes skywards to bring about positive change for our community and ultimately, the wider world...and have fun while we do it!

A big thank you to The Ben Cohen Stand Up Foundation for being our first Good Cause!

Shortlisted for Campaign of the year - Rainbow Honours 2022 British LGBT Awards 2022 Shortlisted for Campaign of the year - Rainbow Honours 2023

We thank the UK's biggest LGBTQ+ media brands for helping us to get the word out and contributing to our being shortlisted for the community's biggest awards.

Canal Street Online logo Gaydio logo Attitude logo DIVA logo

Our sincere thanks and warmest rainbow hugs to our lovely friend and sponsor, Charlotte Lubert, founder of Without Exception Films.

Frequently asked questions

Still unsure of how the Rainbow Lottery works, see our frequently asked questions below.

How do I sign up to support a good cause?

Click the 'Play today' button in the first section to head to our find a cause page. Once there, you can search for a good cause to support and go to their own fundraising page. From here, click 'Buy tickets' and follow the checkout process.

You can support every month via Direct Debit or debit card. We also offer one-off payment options of either 1, 3, 6 or 12 months.

How do I know if I've won?

The draw takes place every Saturday at 8pm and the lucky winners get notified by email. The email has a link to click to take you to your account to claim your winnings.

How do I cancel my subscription / payments?

Head to supporter section in your account then click on 'your tickets'. Above the tickets section the ‘remove tickets’ button gives you the option to select tickets you would like to cancel. Cancellation will take effect immediately.