Fundraising Health Checks and Reviews

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The Answer to Your Question

Often our finances are in poor health and just like going to the doctors we put off a check up. We let things run hoping they will improve in time, but this is never the case. Often small issues when left compound each other and lead to major problems. Finance and by inference funding problems are a very good case in point.

Our knowledge based approach will take a long hard look at your finances and funding position. Bespoke and tailored to suit your charity, needs and budget, a fundraising review is an audit of the main factors impacting on your fundraising and results.  We can carry out: 

an internal audit of

  • your charitable and financials goals, funding needs and fundraising resources

  • the skills, experience and performance of your fundraising team(s)

  • your income stream mix, fundraising activity and results

  • the relative return on your investment in various forms of fundraising

  • your forward aims, ambitions and options for fundraising

  • any fundraising strategy/planning you have undertaken 

and an external audit of the environment in which you are fundraising:

  • the ‘Economic’ Environment - Political, Economic, Social, Technological, Legal and Environmental factors that impact your fundraising

  • the Competitive Environment - mapping your position in the funding marketplace with your ‘competitors’, and comparing their fundraising

  • the ‘Market’ Environment - key characteristics and trends in the sector, donors, channels etc.

LEXXER - Finding Financial Solutions

The LEXXER concept incorporates a multi-disciplinary process, which builds upon and connects up work from separate areas in a way that generates new perspectives, fresh insights and innovative methodologies which expand and refine knowledge of a particular problem providing effective financial solutions.

We provide a range of Pecuniary services under the themes of  :-

 

LEXXER FUNDRAISING CONSULTANCY SERVICES

Fundraising Strategy and Implementation
Working with you to develop a strategy that is workable, achievable and delivers income and results.
Research , Policy and Planning Services
Ensure knowledge, evidence and insights drive your fundraising and support your applications with needs analysis.
Project Development, Management and Consultancy
An experienced fundraising professional will help you make your Vision into a workable project
Funder Finding and Faciliatation
Expert advice and support to identify the best sources of funding or to lobby for new sources to be developed for you.
Application Writing, Bid Reviews and Consultancy
Have an expert write, review and strengthen your application, bid or tender before it is submitted.
Applicant Advocacy, Branding and Communications
Helping you tell your story powerfully, and make you case by informing and motivating new and existing donors.
Resource Development and Management
From people to place we identify, secure and manage the resources you need to make your project work
Corporate Fundraising and Sponsorship
Helping you to secure substantial, long term support from corporate donors and mutually beneficial sponsorship deals
Direct/Digital Fundraising
Consultancy and practical services to gain and manage donors in real time and online, with social media fundraising.
Philanthropy Fundraising
Expert advice and support to increase your income from trusts and institutional donors or individual philanthropists
Fundraising Health Checks and Reviews
An expert audit of your fundraising, with practical recommendations to improve results and impact.
Fundraising Planning and Prospect Development
Focused, results-driven planning to make your vision a reality by developing prospective support, and opportunities.
Application, Organisation & Digital Audits
Review of previous applications, organisational issues and social and web activity with a clear action plan for improvement
Training, and Development
Both for the organisation to improve confidence capacity and skills and also as part of projects and programmes.
Sustainability and Social Development
To assist groups and projects to become self funding or to leave social legacies such as social enterprises

FUNDRAISING SERVICES - Making Your Vision a Reality

Some of the range of Solutions we provide to clients are listed however we are aware that often the problems we address are unique and seek to meet each client at their point of need and provide a bespoke knowledge based solution.

FUNDING FUTURES

For Vision, a Voice and Visual Impact

“Solutions” to LEXXER means listening to you and finding out what the problem really is, not simply what it appears to be right now. Often underlying fault-lines, systemic failings or institutionalized legacy issues are really the problem, and often anything that does not address them really only papers over the real problem.   Our solutions are innovative and effective based on knowledge and analogical reasoning. We often see refer to the Ps in problems :

  • People: addressed using training , motivation and empowerment;
  • Pecuniary: where finance can be developed;
  • Place: often location, and the best use of space can resolve matters; 
  • Process: by applying best practice and fresh thinking;
  • Project: to either develop or relaunch a failing project can help;
  • Product: we offer solutions in terms of production and promotion.