Support NIFHS with a Donation

Thank you for considering making a donation to support the work of the Society.

How to donate to a DNA Project

If you wish to donate to any of the three FamilyTreeDNA Projects administered by NIFHS

Go to the General Fund Group Contribution page on the FamilyTreeDNA website
and there select the NORTH OF IRELAND project.

How to donate to NIFHS General, Branch or DNA Funds

You can donate easily, quickly and safely via the secure PayPal Donate facility using a recognised Credit/Debit Card or from your personal PayPal account. As you are dealing directly with PayPal the Society will not hold your card details.

We are grateful for all donations. To help us allocate your donation within the charity please:
1. Use the drop-down list on the PayPal form to specify the category – NIFHS General Fund, NIFHS Branch Fund, NIFHS DNA Fund.
2. Use the “Branch name, reason/purpose” box to give the Branch name (if appropriate), and the reason/purpose for your donation.
In the absence of these details  your donation will be allocated to the NIFHS General Fund.


To donate please click/tap on the Donate button to go through to PayPal’s Donate to North of Ireland Family History Society page.
.. Enter the amount.
 ..Select the Fund which is to receive your Donation.
 ..Select Donate With PayPal (from a PayPal account)
…..or Donate With a Card.
 .. If for a Branch give the Branch name at What’s this payment for?
Complete the transaction.
PayPal will send you a receipt for your donation.

For NIFHS General, Branch or DNA Funds

A Donation to NIFHS

Thank you.

Give even more with Gift Aid

If you are a UK taxpayer, we can reclaim from HMRC 25p for every £1 you give through the Gift Aid scheme at no extra cost to you. To add 25% to your donation through Gift Aid, please first email us the following information and declaration which will then be added to our records. Your address is needed to identify you as a UK taxpayer.

Please complete the declaration below adding the relevant information. You can copy the declaration in the section below and paste it into your email (or print it and post it to us).



If order to Gift Aid your donation you must tick the box below:

I want to Gift Aid my donation of £________ and any donations I make in the future or have made in the past 4 years to

The North of Ireland Family History Society

I am a UK taxpayer and understand that if I pay less Income Tax and/or Capital Gains Tax than the amount of Gift Aid claimed on all my donations in that tax year it is my responsibility to pay the difference.

My Details

Title _________ First name or initial(s) ____________________________

Surname _____________________________________________________

Full Home address _____________________________________________



Postcode _________________   Date ______________________________

Please notify the Society if you:

  • want to cancel this declaration
  • change your name or home address or
  • no longer pay sufficient tax on your income and/or capitals gains.

If you pay Income Tax at the higher or additional rate and want to receive the additional tax relief due to you, you must include all your Gift Aid donations on your Self Assessment tax return or ask HM Revenue and Customs to adjust your tax code.

NIFHS Membership Number (if applicable) _________________

Email the completed GIFT AID DECLARATION to us at