What We’re Up To

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…

Branding: Part 1 - Why charities need to think about their brand

11 August, 2014

A pretty logo and exciting website are never going to be more important than the services a charity provides to its community, but they are definitely going to influence perceptions…

Attention charities: New online tool to measure your social impact

28 July, 2014

Measuring the impact of your organisation is an issue that comes up time and time again. Whether it’s for a funding application, to report back on a grant, or to help inform the…

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. 

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