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Client Testimonials

We pride ourselves in our work and the success we have achieved for our clients.

The Association for Rehabilitation of Communication and Oral Skills

“Orchard fundraising is an organisation that cares about their clients, offering pro-bono support during a crisis shows how they will go the extra mile for charities who really need it.”


Kay coombes -  Chief Executive at ARCOS

Newent Association for the Disabled


Trust and Foundation Fundraising

​"Orchard Fundraising has assisted us with Trust and Foundation fundraising over the past year, their approach has been incredibly professional, supportive and knowledgeable - helping us raise over £100,000 for our services.  2020 has been a difficult year due to Covid-19, but with Orchard Fundraising's support we were able to develop a Covid-19 response and recovery plan helping us build back some of our lost income."

Lyndon Biddle - Newent Association for the Disabled


St Philips and St James Church Leckhampton 

“..Pip and Jims have been delighted to have Orchard Fundraising as its Trust fundraiser for a major reordering project. Sam Watson’s approach throughout has been professional; well-researched and documented; clearly written and assiduously followed up. We are very pleased with the results achieved to date and commend Sam’s work...”

Peter Cottingham - St Philips and St James Church, Leckhampton


Bristol Horn Youth Concern

"Orchard Fundraising is one of the organisations that supported our journey and without them, we couldn't have achieved the objectives of the organisations that we had set (BHYC objectives)."


Khalil A. Abdi - Chairman

Sir Thomas Rich's Grammar School


Capital Appeal - Individual Donations

"Sam’s help and support has been absolutely invaluable. In a very short space of time, Sam devised a strategy to raise over £100,000 towards a capital project from trust funds and a similar amount in less than a year from existing parents."

George Angell - Commercial Lead at Sir Thomas Rich’s School


Richian Alumni Association

Alumni recruitment and engagement

​" is her work on developing and improving our relationship with alumni that Sam’s expertise have been most helpful.  Here, she has steered a delicate path which has enabled us to capitalise on existing relationships and develop new avenues. Her undoubted capability in personnel management, database use and fundraising management is second to none."

Newent Association for the Disabled


Fundraising Strategy

"Orchard Fundraising are friendly and approachable, they offer regular practical fundraising support as well as fundraising strategic advice. We have worked with them for over two years now and have raised over £200,000." allowing us to provide much-needed services for the elderly, disabled and vulnerable community in Newent."

Lyndon Biddle CEO - Newent Association for the Disabled.

Digi Local


Fundraising Strategy and Support

"Since the end of 2021, our fundraising has gone from strength to strength. Orchard Fundraising offers us strategic advice and practical support. With the help of their consultants, we have raised £60,500 and developed strategic plans to work with more companies.


This funding allows us to expand our physical club provision, grow volunteer numbers and engage with new communities and allows us to host more in-person clubs. Our communities are key to giving more young people the opportunity to discover their digital talents and develop the problem-solving skills that will be vital in their future career choices.”

Dr John Bradford - CEO of Digilocal

Heart Heroes


Trusts and Foundation Funding

"We at Heart Heroes have worked with Orchard Fundraising for a few months now and as our experience has been so positive we have signed up for 6 months of further support. The team are very knowledgeable, easy to talk to and give great advice."

Kelly - Founder of Heart Heroes


Cheltenham Sports Association for the Disabled

Fundraising Strategy

A review of the ongoing funding needs of the Association's Swimming Club. The development of a three-year trust fundraising strategy to generate sustainable income.  Writing a compelling case for support. Applications to appropriate trusts and foundations raising £6,000 in a few months.


Hartpury Alumni Association

Establishing an alumni association


From an empty database to a functioning Alumni Association with website, e-bulletins and events in just 2 months.


Hartpury College and University

Trusts and Foundation Funding

We have an ongoing relationship with Hartpury, establishing funding partnerships to support the College and University's strategic developments and applied research.

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