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Arsenal Foundation Lotto prize rolls over to record £11.2m

Arsenal Foundation Lotto prize rolls over to record £11.2m

The top prize in this week's Arsenal Lotto, set up to generate funds for The Arsenal Foundation, is £11.2 million, after it had rolled over seven times. This is the largest sum ever offered in a UK football club lotto.

It also beats the jackpots on offer from the National Lottery and the Health Lottery.

Arsenal Lotto was launched earlier this season to raise funds for the football club's charitable arm, which aims to transform the lives of young people through a variety of sport and education

projects.. There are draws twice a week, on Wednesday around 6pm and on Saturday between 7pm and 10pm. To play costs £1 per line.

Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world's first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of Research massive growth in giving.

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