Sport for development.
Associations, federations and governing bodies.
Club community organisations.

We provide the expertise, support and infrastructure to help you shape, grow and sustain your work.

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Bespoke, project-based consultancy and long-term implementation support for your organisation.

Strategic planning, fundraising and income generation for socially-minded organisations.

We challenge you to think differently about your structure, purpose and future.

  • Strategic planning

  • Strategy implementation

  • Operational planning

  • Situational analysis

  • Problem-solving

  • Stakeholder consultation

  • Governance and board reviews

  • Company and charity formation

  • Research and evaluation

  • Annual reporting

We help you to explore and realise your fundraising potential.

  • Fundraising and income generation strategy

  • Sustainability planning

  • Reviewing fundraising performance

  • Investment readiness assessments

  • Options appraisals and feasibility studies

  • Prospecting

  • Case for support development

  • Capacity and skills planning

  • Fundraising training and mentoring

We lead and implement activities that stimulate new and diverse income.

  • Trusts, foundations and institutional fundraising

  • Proposal-writing

  • Corporate partnerships 

  • Business development capacity

  • Major donor fundraising

  • Digital events and campaigns

  • Managing procurement

  • Facilities and lettings

  • Product development

“Oaks have transformed our fundraising approach and delivered an incredible return on investment over the past 15 months. We have unlocked several new, six figure partnerships with corporates, grant-makers and governmental institutions. ”

Nik Trivedi, Director of Development at Sporting Equals

“I've worked with Oaks for over eight years now and together we have secured over £3m of new income for community sport. They know exactly what works and are able to move at an impressive pace.”

Mike Bain, CEO at England Handball