• “Eastside Primetimers are a great organisation to work with. They very quickly demonstrated an understanding of Care4all’s requirements and then led us through the process, which was a totally new one for us. The consultant Jane Jutsum and colleagues are highly skilled and knowledgeable and their input has already resulted in significant improvements to our …Continue reading »

    Jo Barnes

    Managing Director at Care4All

  • “Thank you for a great investment readiness workshop yesterday. As well as the insight and knowledge I have taken away, it has given me a ‘boost’ that this is the right way forward for both my charity, and a number of local VCS initiatives I am involved with.”

    Stuart Hooper

    Director at Community Housing Aid

  • “Eastside Primetimers have done an excellent job in identifying possible strategic partners. They were very effective in explaining our story to those potential partners, and in setting up a number of very high quality meetings which has led to the high possibility of a strategic collaboration being effected”

    Christine Shaw

    CEO at Disability Living Foundation (DLF)

  • “We chose Eastside Primetimers because they have highly credible track record in advising charities on partnerships and mergers. We have been very impressed by the consultants Richard Gutch and Christine Freshwater who were resourced on to this project”

    Paul Baldwin

    CEO at Disability Living Foundation (DLF)

  • “We found Eastside to be responsive and willing to listen to our requirements and expectations of the output from their work and we ended up with a very useful and thorough Business Plan. It not only helped gain interest from potential funders but is a document that we continue to use to implement the project”

    Martin Hancock

    CEO at Bournemouth Churches Housing Association (BCHA)

  • “The Organisational Diagnostic has significant impact as it highlights strengths as well as areas for improvement and provides reassurance that the organisation is performing well. As an organisation it is good to have a critical friend who is impartial and has the expertise to understand and identify both good practice and areas for improvement”

    Paul Silvester

    Chief Executive at Foresight (North East Lincolnshire) Limited

  • “Unlike many other organisational diagnostic activities, this one actually worked! Rather than being a jargon-heavy paper exercise it was practical, focused and has resulted in us gaining excellent, specific support- the kind of support that a small organisation like ours would never have gained otherwise”

    Sophy Proctor

    at Read Together

  • “Thank you again for the work you have done with the board and the support you have given me personally over the past 2 years, which has been of immense help. Your incisive viewpoint, sensitivity and awareness of the issues combined with a calm and efficient delivery style have definitely contributed to the development of …Continue reading »

    John McKenzie

    Chief Executive at The Cardigan Centre

  • “Eastside Primetimers helped me to think differently about the possibilities for a sustainable future. Not only were they insightful and thought provoking, they also challenged me. The Eastside Primetimers team are highly professional yet completely approachable, honest about expectations, concerns, options, likely costs and timescales and I would trust them again with my business”

    Rebecca Dray

    Managing Director at Dimensions Community Enterprises

  • ““Eastside Primetimers was appointed by Addaction to assist with securing growth through strategic partnerships. They conducted a professional campaign that secured face-to-face dialogue with major target organisations and acted as a broker to these discussions. Addaction are extremely satisfied with the work they have done on our behalf and we would not hesitate to appoint them to …Continue reading »

    Shaun Huxley

    Director of Strategy at Addaction