Dom

Dom

At a glance

Skills

  • Fundraising strategy
  • Fundraising research / Bid writing
  • Project / programme management
  • Research (qualitative / quantitative)
  • Business development / Sales

Where

Based in Walthamstow, London (East)
I would prefer to volunteer mainly at home, or mainly at the office.

Time

Mostly outside office hours

Weekend; evenings  

Causes

  • Animals / wildlife
  • Campaigning
  • Counselling / advice
  • Environment
  • Gardens and parks
  • Health and well being / research and care
  • Human rights
  • International development
  • Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender
  • Local / community
  • Poverty relief
  • Sports
  • Substance misuse
  • Training / employment support
  • Young people

Type of role

Trustee/Governor

Work history

About me

Project developer & grants fundraiser, focusing on Trusts and Foundations and statutory funding. Passionate about sustainability & social impact measurement for charities and not-for-profit organizations.

Four main areas of expertise:

1. Proposal Writing: Professional understanding of the UK and EU funding landscapes with experience of writing winning proposals and securing grants for creative, impact-led sustainability projects.
2. Project Management: Postgraduate qualification in project management and varied experience in working with charities, local governments and communities to develop and manage community projects, from idea development through managing outcomes to controlling risk whilst ensuring the delivery of positive results and dissemination of lessons learnt.
3. Fundraising: A qualified member of the Institute of Fundraising with previous success in crowdfunding, event fundraising and community fundraising.
4. Research: Trained in qualitative/quantitative research methods, Social Return on Investment (SROI) and Theory of Change (ToC), with in-depth knowledge and extensive experience in prospect research, social impact assessment and outcomes reporting

What am I looking for

Trustee