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Projects

The Postcode Foundation supports projects that promote positive social development or seek long-term solutions to global challenges. The Postcode Foundation has supported more than 429 projects that have received surplus funds from the Swedish Postcode Lottery.

Since 2007, more than 1.2 billion SEK* have been allocated to public projects of different size and character that promote; human rights, nature and environment, arts and culture, and sports.
Here, you can read about some of our current projects.

* Except this, The Postcode Foundation’s two sister organizations; The Culture Foundation and The Sports Foundation have been allocated 500 million SEK together.

Culture

Nature and environment

People

Sports


The Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom Sweden

Peace Efforts in Cameroon

People

Beyond Sport Foundation

Developing Sport as Means to Promote Social Change

Sports

The Swedish Burma Committee

Supporting Democracy in Burma

People

Water for people

Clean Water and Sanitation to Communities in Bolivia

People

FilmCentrum

Glocal Film Festival

Culture

Better Cotton Initiative

Training and Supporting Farmers in Producing Sustainable Cotton

Nature and environment

The United Nations Association Sweden

Care and Support of Girls and Women in Refugee Camps in Bangladesh

People

Goodsport

Inclusive Sports

Sports

Action for Hope

Stepping Forward – A Training and Production Program for Young Artists in Lebanon

Culture

Rare

Fishing is Life: Building the Environmental and Social Resilience of Mozambique´s Coastal Fisheries

Nature and environment

Stichting Hivos

Educating Young Leaders to protect the Amazon

Nature and environment

The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) 

The Knowledge Center – A digital platform for Investigative Journalists Worldwide

Culture

Women’s Refugee Commission

Breaking the Cycle of Sexual Violence against Refugee Men, Boys and LGBTI Persons

People

Energy 4 Impact

Productive and Empowered Women Enterprises in Rural Senegal

People

Concern Worldwide

Improving Maternal, Newborn Child and Adolescent health in Kenya

People

Kick 4 Life

Good Health and Well-Being through Sport

Sports

Göteborgs Dramatiska Teater

Kentaur – Theatre about sexual abuse and exploitation

Culture

Fund for Global Human Rights

Strengthening and Protecting Resources and Land Rights of Communities in Rural Burma and Thailand

Nature and environment
People

Equality Now

Increased gender equality through changing discriminatory laws

People

FC Rosengård

Training for female football leaders in South Africa and Sweden

Sports

Fundacion Oceana

More protection for unique areas in the Baltic Sea

Nature and environment

Föreningen Live Green

Youth empowerment through sustainable music festivals

Culture

Cykelfrämjandet

Freedom by bicycle – promoting cycling for everyone

Sports

Bágo cállid searvi skribent och författarförening

Sápmi Writing Center

Culture

Stiftelsen Wanås Utställningar

Not a Single Story

Culture

World Resources Institute

A Digital Platform to Counteract Climate Change and Poverty

People

BUFF Filmfestival

Buffilusk – quality film for children and young people in hospitals

Culture

Professor Arne Ljungqvist Anti-Doping Foundation

Anti-doping education for schoolchildren

Sports

Lars Tunbjörks Stiftelse

To preserve and convey cultural heritage

Culture

SDSN Association Inc

Global Solutions for Sustainable Land Use

Nature and environment

Ecce Homo- Se människan

King Kristina Alexander, exhibition and theatre about trans-persons history

Culture

Natural Resources Defense Council

Supporting Clean Energy Transition in Rural China

Nature and environment

Molièreensemblen

Millas Miracle, theatre tour

Culture

Fauna & Flora International

Efforts to Save the Last Sturgeon Fish

Nature and environment

Last Mile Health

Educate health workers in Liberia

People

WASH United

Empowering Girls to Score in Life – Menstrual Hygiene Management

Sports

Rocky Mountain Institute

Innovative and Sustainable Transport Solutions in India

Nature and environment

Skånes hembygdsförbund

Sharing cultural heritage objects using new technology

Culture

Föreningen Folkoperans Vänner

To have a voice – national effort to integrate amateur choirs in the opera

Culture

The Swedish Basketball Federation

Strengthen Leaders to Resist Segregation

Sports

Raoul Wallenberg Academy

National Manifestation of Civil Courage and Unity

Culture

SIWI

Reducing Emissions from Antibiotic Production

Nature and environment

One Acre Fund

Reduce Poverty and Hunger by Investing in Smallholder Farmers

People

Women for Women International

Support for Vulnerable Women in the Democratic Republic of Congo

People

Söndrebaljsoperan

The Weave – An opera on Creativity, Consumption and Compassion

Culture

Wildhood Foundation

Local Efforts to Combat Poaching and Protect Endangered Animals

Nature and environment

African Parks Network

Combat Poaching and Conserving Biodiversity in Congo’s National Park

Nature and environment

Solar Sister

Innovative Solutions for the Spread of Climate-Smart Energy

Nature and environment
People

The Environmental Law Institute

Reducing Deforestation and Sustainable Development through Judicial Training in Indonesia

Nature and environment

SOIL (Sustainable Organic Integrated Livelihoods)

Sustainable Sanitary Solutions

Nature and environment
People

Mercy Corps

Eco-friendly stoves provide improved health for people and planet

Nature and environment

Hornbill

Environmental Impact through Documentary Film

Culture
Nature and environment