Howard Lake | 14 November 2003 | News 40 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Richard Simmonite, St Giles Hospice Promotions’ Commercial Manager said: “We are delighted that Blotto! has really taken off and are extremely grateful to the pub-going public for their support.“Pubs across our area are still coming forward to sign up for the scheme and we are confident it will prove to be a major financial boost for the hospice.”Blotto! was created by the organisers of the St Giles Hospice Lottery. The weekly draw raised £1 million in the year to March 2003. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Lichfield-based St Giles Hospice reports that its Blotto! scratchcard has raised £10,000 so far from pub-goers in the charity’s Midlands catchment area.More than 60 pubs have signed up to sell the game cards, which see players scratch and match three symbols to win a host of prizes – from the £1,000 jackpot to a free round of drinks.All the proceeds go to support the charity’s care of local people living with cancer and other serious illnesses. Advertisement Tagged with: Gaming Research / statistics Blotto! scratchcard game raises £10,000 in first four months About Howard Lake 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 GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.