Cure Leukaemia are excited to announce that they have been selected as the official UK charity partner for global sports gaming provider, Flutter UK & Ireland.

The charity was nominated by a member of staff and invited to pitch alongside several establish national charities and following a competitive internal staff vote, Cure Leukaemia finished top of the votes.

The announcement will see Cure Leukaemia work alongside Flutter UK and Ireland for the next 12 months with the two organisations working closely on a number of fundraising and engagement initiatives for Flutter members of staff.

Flutter UK and Ireland are the world’s leading online sports betting and gaming company, operating some of the most innovative, diverse and distinctive brands in the sector. For Flutter UK and Ireland, it’s all about bringing entertainment to life for millions of customers in a safe, responsible and sustainable way.

Speaking about the new charity partnership, Cure Leukaemia Chief Executive James McLaughlin said:

“I am extremely proud that Flutter UK and Ireland have chosen Cure Leukaemia as their charity partner for 2024. We look forward to working with their employees throughout the next 12 months. The funds raised throughout the year will help to continue funding Cure Leukaemia Research Nurses across the country to support our Trials Acceleration Programme and the global impact we can make with clinical trials and treating blood cancer patients.”

Charity and Community Lead at Flutter UK&I, Daisy Smith said:

“Flutter UK&I are so excited to have Cure Leukaemia as our UK Charity of the Year for 2024. Not only is their cause an incredibly worthy and important one, but their ethos of creating impact whilst having fun is exactly what we’re about here at Flutter. We just know that this is going to be an immensely successful and exciting partnership, and we can’t wait to get started!”