Why Eastside People?
Eastside People offers a comprehensive social investment and fundraising service. We support charities and social enterprises by unlocking grants and loans to help them grow, whether it’s money for a new site, refurbishing an existing building or growing an existing project or service.
Working closely with social investors, we are a support provider on the Reach Fund and have been one of the most successful investment readiness advisors in the social sector, with a high success rate leading to over £191 million in investments and contracts being secured for our clients.
What Can EP Help You With?
With a wealth of experience, we are here to guide you at every stage of the social investment process which includes:
- Assessment of financing options
- Supporting applications for investment readiness grants
- Developing fundraising propositions
- Business planning
- Financial modelling
- Outcomes modelling
- Deal structuring
- Pitch writing and preparation
- Investor relations
- Due diligence support
We are proud of a high win rate for clients, due to our strong relationships with social investors and wide-ranging experience of how best to fund social change.
Eastside People have helped clients raise over £191 million and have supported 30 organisations to successfully apply to the Reach fund as a means of progressing their investment journey.
Our main Social Investment Partners are detailed below and we are also listed partners with Good Finance and Acevo.