Will to Give In-Person Event: Future Kindness

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7 November 2022 -
9:30am to 3:30pm

This FREE in-person event, brought to you by Will to Give and NICVA Fundraising Advice, will be an opportunity for Legacy Fundraisers to explore issues, trends, and solutions since the pandemic within legacy giving in Northern Ireland alongside exploring ‘hot topics’ in greater details.



The two-part day features practical advice and support for legacy fundraising in the morning.  The afternoon session focuses on the landscape of gifts in wills in Northern Ireland.

Please note: The morning session is open to Will to Give members and their guests only. Will to Give members and their guests are welcome to attend for the full-day. The afternoon session is open to anyone from the voluntary and community sector interested in learning more about legacy giving in Northern Ireland.

Morning Programme

The morning session is open to Will to Give members, who are encouraged to bring a guest from the voluntary and community sector who is new to or beginning legacy fundraising.

Arrival and refreshments for Will to Give members and guests takes place from 9:30am before the day starts at 10am with a ‘Welcome’ speech from Nicola Kelly, Will to Give Chair. This is followed by breakout discussions around 'Hot Topics' and a follow up plenary.

Lunch provided from 12-1pm

Afternoon Programme

The afternoon session is open to anyone in the voluntary and community sector interested in starting or developing their legacy giving programme. In the afternoon, we will focus on the landscape of gifts in Wills in Northern Ireland.

Arrival for non-Will to Give members with refreshments from 12:45pm. From 1pm, the Master (High Court) of the Court of Judicature of Northern Ireland opens the afternoon session. Following the welcome, there will be a brief overview of Legacy Giving for those who are new to legacy fundraising before we hear from our three guest speakers. The day finishes with a chance to have your questions answered by our panel of experts before we sum up and finish at 3:30pm.  

Guest Speakers

  • 5 Things You Need to Know About Legacies - Dr. Claire Routley, Head of Legacy Consultancy
  • The Northern Ireland Legacy Landscape - Kathryn Horsley, Legacy Foresight
  • Why I’ve left a Gift in my Will - A Legator’s Story

Who is Will to Give?

Managed by a Committee of dedicated volunteers who all undertake legacy fundraising for their charities, Will to Give brings together over 60 of Northern Ireland’s charities and provides advices and support for their diverse causes. Find out more here.

Registration Notes:

  • When registering, please indicate in the "Any specific requirements?" box if you are a Will to Give member (to be verified by Will to Give).
  • If you are an invited guest, please use this space to tell us the name of the Will to Give member (please note this will be verified by Will to Give).
  • If the above do not apply, you do not need to state anything. 
  • The "Any specific requirements?" box should also be used to tell us your dietary requirments.

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