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Play the JDRF lottery!


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Win prizes! And help find a cure for type 1 diabetes

JDRF’s lottery costs just £1 a week to play!

Best of all, together we can change lives by funding vital research into new treatments and cures for type 1 diabetes.

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First prize £25,000
Second prize £1000
Third prize £25
Fourth prize equals 5 entries into the next draw

I won £1,000

"My grandson, Zac, was diagnosed with type 1 just short of his seventh birthday.

I bought four tickets and luckily, after just two months, won £1,000, half of which I gladly donated to JDRF.

The remaining part will go towards a family holiday in the sun!"

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Your £1 ticket helps fund life-changing research

Our world-class researchers are making huge progress in type 1 diabetes research but they need your help to do more. For just £1 a week, you could help:

  • Find new and better treatments that make type 1 diabetes easier to manage
  • Fund our ground-breaking immunotherapy research that could ultimately cure type 1 diabetes

Together we will create a world without type 1 diabetes.

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How does the JDRF lottery work?

It’s simple! You can play our lottery by completing our short form here.

Choose how many £1 entries you would like per week. Once you sign up you’ll receive a unique six-digit lottery number for each entry. Your lottery number(s) will remain yours for as long as you choose to play.

Match 3, 4, 5 or all 6 digits of the winning numbers in the correct place in the sequence to win a prize.

How are the winning numbers selected?

Winners are selected by a Random Number Generator every Friday.

How do I know if I have won?

Winners are automatically contacted and sent their prize. You can also check the winners’ page on the Unity lottery website.

What are my chances of winning?

You have a 1 in 63 chance of winning a prize! 

Further information

If you have any questions about our lottery, please contact our Supporter Care team at info@jdrf.org.uk

The promoter of this Unity Lottery is JDRF, 17/18 Angel Gate, City Road, London EC1V 2PT.

Registered with Islington Council. Registration Number LN/000019918

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A minimum of 50% of the total lottery proceeds go to supporting JDRF’s work, a fixed 18.4% on prizes and a maximum of 31.6% on the running cost and administration of the lottery.

You can read the full lottery rules here: https://www.unitylottery.co.uk/rules