Fourteen Scottish councils have expressed interest in taking part in a community lottery, with a number of others wanting to be kept informed of progress.
Council lotteries offer the potential to generate income for distribution to ‘good causes’ – normally via local community and voluntary groups. This can link to existing local mechanisms such as participatory budgeting.
In response to the interest, the Improvement Service will now:
We have also arranged a meeting of all interested councils on 26th March (venue tbc) to discuss the next steps. If you want more information, please contact Gerard McCormack at email@example.com