Latest News from the Lloyds Bank Foundation for NI

Philanthropy Fortnight – giving at the heart of NI

Northern Ireland’s biggest celebration of charitable giving was launched at Clifton House in Belfast.

Philanthropy Fortnight, which runs from April 20 - May 1, recognises the generosity, time, commitment and support that thousands of Northern Ireland people give every day to so many good causes.

The Lloyds Bank Foundations Launch the 2015 Charity Achievement Awards

The Lloyds Bank Foundations have announced the ‘Charity Achievement Awards’ programme to recognise the work of outstanding small and medium-sized charities as part of celebrating the 30th anniversaries of the Foundations. Since their launch in 1985 the Foundations have distributed over £575m to charities in communities across the UK helping to tackle disadvantage.

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.