Fundraising Consultant and Trainer
At KEDA Consulting, we know that charities like yours change people’s lives. We specialise in helping you to increase your impact by securing grant funding, developing a successful trust fundraising programme and answering strategic questions.
Over 50 charities have benefited from our trust fundraising service, directly raising over £20 million in grant funding.
We have added value to a further 30+ charities through our strategic consulting.
We ask our clients for feedback on completion of our work and have received 100% positive responses on the quality of our work and the way we communicate with our clients, scored excellent by 84% and 76% respectively. 100% stated they would work with us again and over 90% would recommend us to others.
We have developed this training around our five step framework to increasing grant funding. This course is delivered by our Fundraising Consultant and Trainer, Amy Appleton.
Amy is an experienced professional with over eight years’ experience in fundraising and events management. Amy joined KEDA Consulting in April 2018 from Centrepoint where she was responsible for developing fundraising income streams in the North East. Since joining KEDA, Amy has supported a diverse range of organisations with their fundraising including the Samaritans, the Silver Line, Bone Cancer Research Trust, BlindAid and Cecily’s Fund.
Amy has secured over £3 million and has a strong track record of securing large grants for our clients and helping them to develop successful trust fundraising programmes that maximise their grant funding potential. Amy has a popular training style and has received excellent feedback from participants at our training events and at external conferences. For example, Amy received the highest feedback scores of all speakers at the Institute of Fundraising’s 2019 North East Fundraising Conference. Amy is also a trustee of the Summerhill Trust, a small community charity.