26 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Tagged with: Funding Ireland recession Howard Lake | 10 June 2009 | News Northern Ireland’s biggest independent charitable trust, Ulster Garden Villages, has confirmed that its grant giving will not be reduced despite the economic recession.“At this point in time we do not consider that our annual distribution will be reduced,” a spokesperson for Ulster Garden Villages (UGV) told the Northern Ireland Ireland Council for Voluntary Action.UGV’s statement follows other soundings which indicate that charitable trust giving in Northern Ireland will not be significantly hit in the recession. Advertisement NICVA reports that, bar one, trust contributions to the voluntary and community sector in Northern Ireland would remain the same, in proportion to contributions in the rest of the UK.UGV’s grant priorities are health, disadvantaged sections of society, young people, culture and heritage and environment.www.ulstergardenvillages.co.uk AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Charitable trust grant levels to remain stable 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.