OUR IMPACT

We work across Scotland and sometimes beyond

We work with community groups, large social enterprises charities and informal gatherings of community activists. We will often work in difficult circumstances where other consultancy companies won’t go.

What we do and how we do it is driven by our clients. View a selection of the people we have worked with, the difference we have made and what they thought of us.

1000+ organisations

over the past 10 years

£10m funding raised

over the last 10 years

115 asset projects

over the last 10 years

High quality

91.8% of our clients scored us between 8 and 10/10

Genuinely national

from the Hebrides to Fife, Shetlands to the Borders

3D Drumchapel

Drumchapel
Options appraisal to test then scope out the idea of franchising 3D's unique model.
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Auld Skul Nesting

Nesting, Shetland
Options appraisal, funding strategy and business plan to support the first asset transfer in Shetland.
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Best Bib n Tucker CIC

Oxgangs, Edinburgh
Developing a business plan focussed on evidencing need, putting in place robust financial processes, and developing a funding strategy.
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Big Lottery Asset Ownership Research

Scotland
This researched undertaken in partnership with Scottish Community Development Centre aimed to test whether community ownership of assets is a successful model.
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Broomhouse Centre

Broomhouse, Edinburgh
Community Consultation, options appraisal and business plan to support asset development of the Broomhouse Centre.
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Broxburn Community Planning

Broxburn
In depth community planning for Uphall and Broxburn.
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Cambusbarron Community Action Plan

Cambusbarron, near Stirling
Community driven strategic action plan for Cambusbarron near Stirling.
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Carers Trust Scotland

National, Scotland
Evaluation of the Making Sense of SDS programme.
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Community Led Asset Development

Scotland
Research which aimed to explore innovative solutions to the development of a local assets.
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Covid-19 Crisis Support

Edinburgh
Helping a medium sized social enterprise apply for crisis support to plan for a sustainable future.
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Creative Natives - Alan's Story

Edinburgh
Hear from a participant of the Creative Natives project - a partnership with Bold and Cyrenians.
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Creative Natives - Jodie's & Jamie's Story

Edinburgh
Hear from a participant of the Creative Natives project - a partnership with Bold and Cyrenians.
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Creative Natives - Pol's Story

Edinburgh
Hear from a participant of the Creative Natives project - a partnership with Bold and Cyrenians.
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dates-n-mates

Glasgow, Aberdeen, Renfrewshire, Falkirk
Support on legal structure to dates-n-mates: Scotland's dating and friendship agency run by and for people with learning disabilities.
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Deaf Action

Dundee and Edinburgh
Root and branch review of the organisation.
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Dumfries YMCA.

Dumfries
Support with Community Asset Transfer.
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Feughdee West Community Action Plan

Feughdee
Community Action plan for Fughdee in rural Aberdeenshire.
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Fraser Centre

Tranent, East Lothian
A welcoming locally owned cinema and community space.
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Garnethill Multicultural Centre

Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Community consultation, feasibility study and business plan for purchase of a vibrant community venue in central Glasgow.
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Glasgow Buildings Preservation Trust

Glasgow, Scotland
In depth review of the whole organisation.
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Healthy Valleys

Lanark
Evaluation of Healthy Valleys Re-connect project which aimed to address social isolation amongst older people.
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Heritage Trust Network

Inverness
Business Planning Training to heritage groups.
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Impact Funding Partner Training

National, Scotland
Community Enterprise delivers a suite of training to the grant recipients of Impact Funding Partners.
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Include Us

Dumfries
Sustainability of an accessible park.
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Inverkeithing Town Hall

Inverkeithing
Considering governance options for the community control of the Inverkeithing Town House.
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Iona Village Hall

Iona, Hebrides
Research, planning and funding strategy for the asset transfer and development of Iona Village Hall.
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Kirrie Connections Funding Strategy

Kirriemuir
Funding and bid writing for a community based dementia friendly project.
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Larkhall Community Growers

Larkhall, Lanarkshire
Research and planning into making Larkhall a better place to live work and visit.
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Lochwinnoch Community Development Trust

Lochwinnoch
Community consultation to test local support for a community owned water abstraction site.
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Moray School Bank

Craigellachie
Ideas generation for sustainability beyond core grants.
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National Lottery Enterprise Training

Dumfries
Sustainability and income diversification training for grant recipients of the National Lottery.
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National Social Prescribing project

Belfast
Detailed research and business planning into the roll out of social prescribing across Scotland and the North of Ireland.
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ReMake Scotland

Crieff
Remake Scotland is a creative recycle, re-use and education charity based Crieff.
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Ruchazie Food Pantry

Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Business case for a new Food Pantry in Ruchazie, the first of its kind in Glasgow.
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The Strutter Project

East Fortune
Business plan to find a sustainable future for the hand built world war one plan.
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The Yard

Edinburgh, Dundee, Kirkcaldy
Support to The Yard (an award winning charity providing accessible adventure play) reviewing its social enterprise strategy and membership scheme.
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Twist and Hit Cheerleaders

Paisley
Business development and social media strategy.
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Upmo

Leith, Edinburgh
Fundraising and bid writing for revenue and capital.
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Vintage Vibes

Edinburgh, Lothian
Options appraisal into a new model of befriending.
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Wester Loch Ewe Asset Transfer

Inverasdal
In depth period of research into the viability of the asset transfer of the old Highland school to the community.
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