Shalini Jain

Shalini is an international development professional with extensive experience in drafting, fundraising strategy, proposal writing and partnership building in the UK and India. She brings a knowledgeable and personal approach to her consultancy work.

Key skills & experience

Grant management, Relationship and Partnership management, Fundraising from Corporates and trusts and Foundations, Employee Giving and volunteering programme management,  Research, validation and capacity building of civil society organisations.


Recent projects

I have in the past worked in the fundraising team for INGOs including: CAF India, Pragya, Plan International Global Hub, Care international – UK, and Credibility Alliance – India. I have extensive experience in handling CSR grants for big multinationals like American express, Microsoft corporation and Accenture services, Heathrow Airport Limited.

As an independent assessor with Credibility Alliance, a consortium of VSOs working for improving accountability and promoting transparency and trust amongst the voluntary sector, carried out the accreditation of NGOs like Sight savers international – India, and Partners in change.

I have also provided consultancy to various INGOs making substantial value additions in the strategic development of the organization’s. For example:

  • Consultancy to Pratham, UK for their strategic and fundraising development.
  • Designing a module on CSR strategy for an online CSR management course to be taught by Institute of Corporate Sustainability Management.
  • CSR advisory to IECCI and authoring several articles on socio-economic topics.

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