What We’re Up To

How can charities kick-start their PR?

22 September, 2014

When I was a journalist at the BBC I got fed-up of being called up by press officers that had no idea what our programme was about and the sorts of stories we were interested in.…

Branding: Part 2 - Brand checklist. How do people see your charity?

8 September, 2014

A few weeks ago I wrote about the importance of a charity’s brand and I finished that post with a call to action: review your brand.

Working with graduates – what have we learnt?

26 August, 2014

Since 2011 Pilotlight has run a programme with RBS, where teams of the bank’s graduates work with Pilotlight partner charities for six months on a defined project, delivering…

The Pilotlight Effect

To date Pilotlight has provided £11m in services to more than 390 charities, improving over 3.6m lives in the UK.

One year after working with Pilotlight, charities achieve average income growth of 20% and increase the number of disadvantaged people they help by 41%.

After their year with Pilotlight 100% of charity CEOs felt they had improved in analysis and planning. 

Really excited to see what @HemiHelp have been up to since we last saw them!