Sign up to our weekly lottery and be in with a chance of winning a jackpot of £25K!

For just £1 a play our weekly Unity Lottery gives you the chance of winning one of four fantastic prizes whilst also helping to fundraise for Rain Rescue.  Sign up today and fundraise whilst you play!

Further Information

Why is Rain Rescue running a weekly lottery?
A lottery is a fun and engaging way for Rain Rescue to raise funds.  For every £1 played, at least 50p goes straight to Rain Rescue.  The other 50p is split between the prize pot and administration costs.

What can I win?
The Unity Lottery prize structure is based on a 6 digit number match, in the correct sequence, as follows:
3 digit match = 5 entries into the next draw
4 digit match = £25
5 digit match = £1,000
6 digit match = £25,000

What is Unity Lottery?
The Unity Lottery is an umbrella lottery platform which charities of all shapes and sizes can use to run their own fundraising lotteries.  The Unity Lottery draw takes place every Saturday and each ticket gives players the chance of winning four fantastic prizes. 

Who is behind Unity?
Unity lotteries are administered by Sterling Management Centre; experienced lottery administrators of over 30 years.  Unity was developed by Sterling so that charities of all shapes and sizes are able to run their own fundraising lotteries. 

What are the lottery rules?
The lottery rules are available on the Unity website 

Is the lottery legal?
Yes, we operate in compliance with all Gambling Commission (UK regulatory body concerned with lotteries) requirements and the lottery administered by a certified External Lottery Manager.  For further information please see our page on

How do I buy lottery tickets?
You can buy tickets by clicking the ‘Play now’ button and setting up a Direct Debit lottery subscription, which is the easiest way to ensure you’re entered into the draw each week.
Alternatively, you can telephone Unity on 0370 050 9240 and request an entry form for the Rain Rescue lottery.

Can I choose my lottery numbers?
These are chosen randomly and will be your numbers for the duration of your membership of our lottery.  When you enter the lottery you will be sent your unique numbers.

Can I have more than one entry?
Yes. Each £1 entry buys you one ‘chance’ of winning in the lottery.  In accordance with the Unity commitment to responsible gambling, we offer a maximum of 20 entries each month per person

How old do I have to be to enter?
You must be aged 16 or over to enter the lottery.

Why am I sent to another website when making a payment online?
When taking payments Rain Rescue use a secure payments system provided by our External Lottery Manager. This ensures your details are taken in a safe and secure manner when you enter the lottery online.

I’ve signed up to join the Rain Rescue lottery in Unity. What happens now?
Within 21 days of registration you will receive a confirmation letter which contains details of your unique lottery number(s). You will be entered into the draw when you have monies available and you will continue to be entered into the draw as long as you have monies available against your lottery number.

Can I check the winning numbers?
Yes – the winning numbers will be available on the Unity website

How do I claim my prize?
If you are a winner, Unity will send your winning cheque straight to you at your address – there’s no need for you to claim.

How long can I play for? 
You can play our lottery for as long as you wish. Following successful payment you will continue to be entered into the draw as long as you have monies available against your lottery number.

How will I know if I win a prize?
Once the draw has taken place, winners are notified by post, and the winning number is published on the Unity website.

How do I cancel my membership?
You can cancel your membership by calling the Unity Lottery Helpline on 0370 050 9240 or using their contact form and Unity will advise you further.

Who owns my data?
All the data gathered from members belongs to the charity and you can request access at anytime to the data the charity holds about you. You can choose how you allow your charity to communicate with you. Unity will only ever send you administrative post about your lottery membership – no marketing or anything else.

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