Community

 

Our Community Program

As well as our contributions to State and Territory Governments, Tatts has provided support for charities and community events by providing ongoing financial assistance and joint promotion of special causes.

Last year, Australia's Official Lotteries contributed over $1.1 BILLION to help support community initiatives like hospitals, schools and sporting groups*.
 

  
  



  

Young Indigenous women reaching for the stars boosted by Tatts donation

Stars Foundation’s important work empowering young Indigenous women in the Northern Territory has received a $100,000 boost from the Lott, through Tatts.

Since 2015, Stars Foundation has been working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women and girls to close the gap on important health and education outcomes. The Foundation aims to support and enable young women to make active choices towards realising their full potential.

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Starlight Childrens Foundation Partnership

 

Today we are continuing our history of child health support as a National Partner of the Starlight Children's Foundation. Starlight brightens the hospital experience for sick kids and teens, replacing fear, pain and stress with fun, joy and laughter.

Every minute of every day a child is admitted to hospital in Australia. With a Starlight Express Room in every major children’s hospital in Australia and more than 150 Captain Starlights nationally, Starlight supports all hospitalised children and their families, regardless of illness, injury or age.

Starlight relies solely on the community to deliver its programs including the Starlight Express Room, Captain Starlight hospital programs and its wish granting program.
 

Starlight Day

We are a continued supporter of Starlight's biggest annual fundraising event, Starlight Day. Every year since 2014, we have contributed a donation for Starlight Day and since 2016 this has been used to brighten the hospital experience for 2,564 sick kids and their families.

Starlight Wishes

As part of its national program, Starlight grants wishes to seriously ill children each year and in 2017, 551 wishes were granted. A once in a lifetime experience and incredible gift of hope during the toughest of times. Starlight Wishes help sick kids and their families dream big and leave the pain of treatment behind.

As a proud supporter of Starlight, we donate four wishes a year to Starlight nationally.

  


 

Australian-first research centre for kids receives $500,000 boost

The Lott, through Golden Casket, has committed $500,000 to the pioneering research centre, launched by the Children’s Hospital Foundation.

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Daniel Morcombe Foundation’s mission to keep kids safe

Daniel Morcombe Foundation will expand its child safety programs and assistance it gives following a $300,000 donation from the Lott, through Golden Casket.

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Wannabe parents given helping hand 

Australians who have struggled to become parents are being hope by a new program supported by Golden Casket’s $500,000 donation to Mater Foundation.

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Supporting sick children in New South Wales through Channel Nine Gold Telethon

The Lott is the official broadcast partner for this year’s Channel Nine Gold Telethon in New South Wales.

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Our Sponsorships

Committed to local communities

Tatts is committed to giving back to the local communities in which we operate, and is proud to suppor the Australia's greatest desert race - the Tatts Finke Desert Race, NT AFL and the long-standing Mindil Beach Sunset Market.
 


*State Lottery Taxes FY17 Australia-wide (ex. WA).