Giving Northern Ireland is funded by Atlantic Philanthropies and Lloyds TSB Foundation. It has been established to encourage high net worth individuals to give more to charity. Localgiving.com is an appropriate partner: it was created by digital millionaire Marcelle Speller, who was inspired to create it after attending a workshop at the Institute of Philanthropy.One of the events of the fortnight will feature Ellen Remmer of the Philanthropy Initiative in the United States giving presentations on corporate philanthropy. A report on high net worth individuals will also be published.Other events include an all-day showcase by the Give More group at a shopping centre, a youth philanthropy event in a local school and private events for trusts and professional advisors.Giving Northern Ireland’s website is not yet active so registration and further information is available from [email protected] and [email protected] showcase of local corporate philanthropy initiatives AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis 35 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis A ‘Northern Ireland Philanthropy Fortnight’ will be held next month, running from 8 to 19 April.Organised by a new philanthropy promotion organisation, Giving Northern Ireland, which will be launched as part of the programme, the philanthropy fortnight will feature a series of events. These include: Tagged with: Giving/Philanthropy Ireland Northern Ireland launch of report on Giving by High Net Worth Individuals in Northern Ireland networking breakfast on Women in PhilanthropyOnline giving service for small charities, Localgiving, will also be rolled out in Northern Ireland during Philanthropy Fortnight. Advertisement Northern Ireland philanthropy fortnight to take place in April Give More pledge event Howard Lake | 28 March 2013 | News launch of report into Social Innovation in Northern Ireland 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.