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About us

Every year, we distribute millions of pounds of the National Lottery's good cause money to community groups and charitable projects around the UK

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  • About the Big Lottery Fund

    The Big Lottery Fund is responsible for distributing 40 per cent of all funds raised for good causes by the National Lottery. This totals over £650 million each year

  • Our approach

    Read about our approach to funding and what you can expect from us as a funder

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Our people


Meet our Board members

Senior management team
Senior management team

Meet our senior management team

England committee members
England committee members

Meet our England committee members


An expert citizen
An expert citizen

Darren Murinas is an expert citizen for Voices, the Stoke partnership supporting people with multiple needs

The Fitting Room
The Fitting Room

A glimpse into the lives of a group of female amputees in the Big Lottery funded film, The Fitting Room

Safe from Harm
Safe from Harm

The Safe from Harm project gives local street drinkers a place to go for shelter, food, heat and company

Vision and principles

Read more about our vision and principles to bring real improvements to communities and to the lives of people most in need

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Working for us

Find out about the benefits of working with us, view current vacancies and find out how to apply for a job online

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Countries and regions

We have offices and staff teams across the UK. Read more about the work of each team and how to get in touch with us in your country or region

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