The FriendsLottery (VriendenLoterij) gives an extra bit of support to thousands of people with an illness, disability and social initiatives that can provide people with a day free from care, finance promising research or make a valuable contribution to society in another way.


Beethovenstraat 200
1077 JZ Amsterdam
The Netherlands
Tel 0031 - 88 - 020 1020

Mobile number

At VriendenLoterij your ticket number is your mobile number supplemented with two letters (for example: 06-12345678-AA).





Results & key success factors

1998 – 2020: 1 billion euros for health and welfare

FriendsLottery players can make their own choice which organisation they want to support. For each lottery ticket sold, at least 40% of the ticket price goes to the chosen organisation. About 3,200 clubs and associations take part in this, ranging from small associations with only a couple of tickets, to very big ones.


Figures for 2020 VriendenLoterij

580,846 players Revenue €124.5 million
732,876 tickets To charities €56 million
1,855,718 prizes 1998-2020: €1 billion to charities
62 charities and 3,259 clubs and associations




Allocations 2020 - VriendenLoterij (PDF)

€ 56 

donated in 2020


VriendenLoterij ambassadors

The FriendsLottery has a strong team of ambassadors who spread the word about the importance of the lottery and he good work of its beneficiaries.