Kate Stewart

With over 20 years’ experience in grant making across the UK’s voluntary, community and social enterprise sector, Kate brings a wealth of knowledge and strategic leadership skills to her consultancy work.

Kate has a strong track record in delivering national, multi-year, multi-million pound grant programmes working with and for charities and social enterprises to improve local communities.

Her core values of integrity, collaboration, learning and a focus on continuous improvement combined with her passion and communication skills make her an ideal person to quickly get to grips with issues and to build strong working relationships to create positive change and results.

Key skills & experience

  • Strategic planning and delivery; grant management; capacity building; relationship building; facilitation; project management; effective governance and collaboration.
  • Emergency business re-planning, external partner relationship management and internal change management in the face of Covid-19.


Recent projects

Streamlining, improving and implementing process for individual and corporate donor funds, from donor contact through to final reporting. Liaising with internal team and responding to donor and applicant feedback to ensure process reflects donor needs and minimises workload for community organisations, while maintaining high quality grant-making and donor services.

Eastside Primetimers