Published on 11 December 2018
Last month, a donation from Veterans Raffle was used to replace stolen equipment from one of Walnut Tree Health and Wellbeing’s emergency mental health response cars.
Walnut Tree Health and Wellbeing currently have four response vehicles to deal with mental health crises. They provide an invaluable service that’s available to veterans across Norfolk and Suffolk who experience an emergency mental health crisis outside of regular working hours.
Luke at Walnut Tree Health a...
Published on 6 December 2018
We know that with over 2000 registered veterans’ charities it can be confusing to know which to support. Why should you have to put in so much effort to ‘vet the vets’ charities when all you want to do is a good deed? It can be time-consuming and just plain overwhelming but Veterans Raffle is here to help guide you through the confusion.
There are so many to choose from with specialisms in different areas and so many questions that will be whizzing through your mind that you&rs...
Published on 9 November 2018
A £10,000 reward has been offered to catch those responsible for a horrific attack on a 98-year-old Second World War veteran who is fighting for his life after being attacked during a violent robbery in his own home, in Enfield, North London where he has lived for over 60 years. He was left for dead in a place where he should feel safest.
Everyone hopes that those responsible are brought to justice! The police are working tirelessly to establish the offender(s) identity and forensic expert...
Published on 4 October 2018
On 29 September, some of the Veterans Raffle team were lucky enough to visit Longleat’s Military Spectacular – a wonderful celebration of the armed forces and an opportunity for the public to give thanks.
For the second year running, this celebration of the armed services took place over the last weekend of September. As well as playing host to a wealth of impressive armoured combat vehicles for land and sea, interactive demonstrations and rousing musical processions, Longleat provid...
Published on 25 September 2018
Veterans Raffle launched in May 2018 and provides the opportunity for a feel-good factor while donating to charity. After being awarded a government grant for digital marketing this draw has gone back to the drawing board with regard to its marketing strategy.
Originally branded as the YES Society Charity Raffle, the first port of call was to choose a name that truly represented what they do and why they do it. So, as soon as they were awarded Small Business Growth Grant Funding they sought ...
Published on 1 September 2018
Fortune knocks twice for lucky Worthing couple
A lucky couple have each won a prize in the new Veterans Raffle, promoted by YES Society. It supports the specialist UK Armed Forces and Emergency Services charities desperately in need of additional funding, and it’s the only UK raffle or lottery to apportion 95% of your donations to charity & prizes.
Mark, a self-confessed petrol head and lover of military aviation, said “I had already pre-registered for the Veterans Ra...
Published on 11 July 2018
During recent attendance at various Armed Forces events, a few members of the public have mistakenly thought that they were already supporting the Veterans Raffle, but they were wrong!
We do not wish to discourage support of any charity supporting our Armed Forces Veterans however none of the existing charities promoting lotteries reward the support of the public to the extent of the Veterans Raffle.
We apportion 40% towards Prizes, whereas some lottery promoters are only apportioning @ 3 &ndash...
Published on 4 July 2018
Whether you're a Veteran personally or a family member, friend or colleague is, then your support of the Veterans Raffle would not only be appreciated by us, but by the very charities we support to help those Veterans who are in need.
Published on 3 July 2018
7 More lucky winners from the Veterans Raffle June Draw and another donation on it's way to a very worthy cause!
Published on 26 June 2018
Entrants for June are now in & awaiting cleared payments before going through to Saturday's draw. In-between the World Cup football the draw will take place and shortly afterwards at least 7 Winners will receive surprise Congratulation emails & invaluable funds will be once again on-route to support our Good Causes.