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. Howard Lake | 6 August 1999 | News 30 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Advertisement Tagged with: Individual giving Ethical birthday party AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Forward Emphasis, “Ireland’s first ethically based and trade unionised Direct Marketing Agency” is celebrating its first year in business on 16 August. The agency, founded by Patrick Loughrey, formerly fundraiser with Amnesty International in Belfast, prides itself on its ethical approach to business.Forward Emphasis says it is the first direct marketing company that is ethically founded, the first unionised call centre and direct mail facility, the first to adopt the domestic violence code for employees, and also the first paperless direct debit bureau.