About us

Gifted Philanthropy was founded to give volunteer leaders the confidence and capacity to raise major funding for the organisations they are inspired by.

A Gifted partnership is dedicated to creating exceptional fundraising programmes for the projects you care about. No matter what the shape or size of your organisation, our directors and senior fundraising consultants come with the experience you need to achieve outstanding results. Whether you’re still shaping your vision and looking for feasibility study support or maybe wanting to take stock and seek the benefits of a rigorous strategy review, we’re here to put you on the right track.

We’re proud of the work that we do and the commitment we bring to upholding professional standards in the Third Sector. Our directors are internationally respected and every member of our team shares a passion for philanthropy in their personal as well as their professional lives. To read more about our directors click here.

Gifted North

Our business in the North has grown significantly over the last three years, which is something our Yorkshire born and bred Chief Executive Amy Stevens is very proud of.

Gifted Midlands

Coventry’s City of Culture 2021 and Birmingham Commonwealth Games 2022 headline a fast-growing region which is seeing a significant amount of funds and attention being brought to projects in the Midlands.

Gifted South

Our business in the South is by no means London-centric and we have advised a range of clients across the region, from Cambridge to Plymouth and Kent to Bedfordshire.

Gifted Global

Whilst we’re largely a UK-based consultancy, we like to spread our wings further afield and regularly work with organisations around the world.

Creating exceptional fundraising partnerships

Gifted Fundraising Consultants

 

Gifted Fundraising Consultants

As one of the most experienced fundraising consultancies in the UK, our team of fundraising consultants undertake a wide range of client work, from fundraising strategy reviews and development audits to delivering periodic consultancy and full-time major capital fundraising campaigns.

Charity fundraising

Our ethos at Gifted is to deliver ‘exceptional fundraising partnerships’. We recognise that there is no one-size-fits-all approach and so we strive to really understand and connect with our clients. This enables us to provide tailored, expert fundraising advice to organisations in the not-for-profit sector.

Our fundraising team not only has decades of experience, but we also share the widest knowledge of fundraising for charities and not-for-profit organisations across the sector.

Fundraising Services

We know that the world of charity fundraising benefits hugely from trusted, professional advice. Quite often the first piece of work our team undertake is a fundraising feasibility study. Our fundraising advisers also carry out development audits, strategy reviews, legacy fundraising programmes and capital fundraising campaigns.

Please visit our services page to read more about how we can support you.

For example, you may be looking to undertake a Development Audit. In this case, our directors will assess your current fundraising and provide a practical review of your operations, highlighting areas of strength and weakness so that a more effective fundraising strategy can be implemented and that will help you to achieve your charity’s vision. Our team of fundraising consultants, will help your organisation’s fundraising staff to develop a fundraising strategy that guarantees a more sustainable future, both in terms of income generation and staff structure.

Fundraising strategy

At Gifted Philanthropy, we believe that fundraising strategies for charities are most effective when they avoid using templates and off-the-peg solutions. Whilst the Gifted approach is to follow the tried and tested principles of fundraising, we also know that a successful fundraising strategy involves bespoke considerations and tailored outcomes. This is why our client portfolio holds a diverse range of fundraising strategy examples.

Breadth of experience

Gifted Philanthropy’s charity consulting services cover the entire spectrum of major gifts fundraising. Whether you’re looking for a fundraising consultancy with annual giving consultants, legacy advisors, bid writing specialists or major giving consultants, as a full-service fundraising consultancy, we have the people you need.

As one of the UK’s leading firms of charity consultants, our collective years of experience in the third sector, create the potential for exceptional fundraising partnerships.

Charity consultancy of choice

The team at Gifted Philanthropy make up the fundraising consultancy of choice for so many not-for-profit organisations in the UK. We’re proud of the range of services we offer and the partnerships we build with our clients, whatever their size or charitable sector.