Inspire’s mission is to provide a safe and nurturing environment for young people to learn, develop, grow, have fun and get the support they need.

By playing the Inspire Lottery you will be helping hundreds of young people from your local community!

What is the Inspire Lottery?

The Inspire weekly Lottery gives you the chance to win £1,000 plus 50 other cash prizes. It costs just £1 per week to enter and you will be given 10 chances in the draw. If you’d like to increase your chances of winning you can always take out more than one entry. By playing the Lottery you will be making a difference to the lives of local people.

How can I pay?

You can pay by Direct Debit, debit card or cheque. Just complete the attached form and return it to The Inspire Partnerships Team, and we will get you set up!

When is the draw and how will I know I have won?

The lottery takes place every Friday and we write to all lottery winners enclosing their winning cheque. Every week we publish the Lottery results on our website and social media pages. But don’t worry, if you’re our jackpot winner we will let you know straight away!

Ready to play?

What are you waiting for, pop in to reception and fill in your form!

Alternatively download our form here then simply print and hand in to our reception.

The Inspire Lottery is a beneficiary of the Heartbeat Lottery. After the deduction of prizes and reasonable expenses the good cause money of your ticket will be used to fund the work of Inspire Youth Zone. Promoter: Heartbeat, Sir Tom Finney Way, Preston, PR1 6PA. Registered Charity Number: 1168850. Licensed and regulated by the Gambling Commission, Licence Number: 000 005098-N030907 011. Players must be over 18 years of age to enter.

Please play responsibly. If you are concerned about playing too much telephone Gamble Aware on 0808 8020 133 or visit


Matt Hirst is the CEO of leading energy technology provider ESG with over 700 staff and operations in the USA, Canada and the UK. ESG’s UK headquarters are based in Chorley, Lancashire.


ESG empowers global leaders in energy to deliver on the future promise of energy through its SAAS solutions for Customer and Market Data Management and Smart Metering. Matt has a background in Sales and Marketing and led a MBO of UK company Utiligroup in 2014 before it was acquired by ESG in 2017 and has been with the business for 24 years. Matt won an EY Entrepreneur of the Year award in 2016 as well as being a judge in 2018 and in 2017 his team was awarded the UK Regional and National Mid Market Management Team of the Year awards by the BVCA. Matt holds a BSc (Hons) degree from The University of Salford and a MBA from Lancaster University.

Ryan powell

head of operations

Hi, I’m Ryan and I’m the Head of Operations at Inspire Youth Zone.