Latest News from the Lloyds Bank Foundation for NI

Matched Giving Scheme - Brainwaves
(Pictured in photograph Brenda Kennedy – Lloyds Bank Foundation for Northern Ireland, Kate Ferguson - Brainwaves,  Lorraine Burns - Halifax)

Lloyds Bank Foundation for Northern Ireland funded Brainwaves, a local charity who provide vital support to those affected by brain tumours, their families and carers, through their Matched Giving Scheme. Halifax employee, Lorraine Burns, has raised over £50,000 through fundraising events and a Gala Ball and Lloyds Bank Foundation matched £17,500 through the Matched Giving Scheme. For more details on the scheme, please visit the Matched Giving Scheme webpage.

91% success rate for young people’s jobs programme

A unique new pilot programme, the first of its kind in the UK, has achieved a 91% success rate in providing a positive future for unemployed young people.

Many of the 40 young people on the Advance Programme had given up hope of finding meaningful employment but the vast majority have now found full-time careers with the remainder in volunteer training or education to improve their employability.

Creating Change Evaluation Report is now available online!

The Evaluation Report carried out by IVAR is now available to view on the website! Please click on the box on the right hand side of the home page to access the report. It can also be found on the Creating Change page.