La Française des Jeux (FDJ) contributes to several charities and projects in France with proceeds from lotteries and games of chance. While specific charities may vary, there are some areas where FDJ contributes:
FDJ supports physical activity and programmes. These include financial support for sports clubs, sports events and the development of sports infrastructure.
Culture and education
FDJ contributes to cultural programmes such as museums, art exhibitions and cultural events. This helps to promote art and culture in France. Part of the proceeds can be spent on educational programmes such as scholarships and educational programmes aimed at developing skills and knowledge.
FDJ can make financial contributions to healthcare-related projects and organisations to promote medical progress and patient care.
In some cases, FDJ can also support projects aimed at environmental protection, sustainability and natural resource conservation. FDJ also supports solidarity projects aimed at social justice, helping the underprivileged and promoting welfare and inclusion.
Donation for Ukrainians
French lottery operator Française des Jeux (FDJ) generously donates €200,000 to help all Ukrainians fleeing war in their home country
This large donation will be split in two disproportionate parts. €180,000 ($183,986) will go to the Bibliotheques Sans Frontières (Libraries Without Borders), and €20,000 ($20,448) will go to the Ensemble Pour le Développement Humain.