Helping clients fundraise effectively…

…so they can make good things happen


Working with integrity, humour and empathy


Building relationships, creating trust

Tarnside Consulting

We are fundraising consultants. We help charities and not-for-profits maximise their fundraising potential so they can make good things happen. We work with integrity, empathy and humour, using our collegiate approach and skilled office team to maximise value to our clients.

Step Change Workshop

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Feasibility Reviews

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Coaching & Critical Friend

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Trust Fundraising

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2 January 2021

New Year Reflections

Looking Back... What a year..... 2020 was an incredibly challenging time; it also bore witness to deeply impressive and swift responses by charities, which have made a real impact at every level of society. Tarnside was determined to do “our bit” to contribute. In partnership with several community foundations and charity umbrella bodies we ran a series of pro bono…
14 December 2020

Abbeyfield Ballachulish: £0.5M Appeal Complete

This year has been especially challenging for older people and for the charities which serve them. It is therefore a real delight to have helped Abbeyfield Ballachulish exceed its £500,000 target to redevelop its residential care property to better suit local needs. The campaign received its final pledge from the Bradbury Foundation a short while ago, meaning the work can…
11 December 2020

Your move: helping Leaders Lead

Earlier in the year we delivered pro-bono workshops to 200+ people in small charities, helping them think through funding options in the challenging lockdown period. One thing we heard loud and clear was that leaders needed support as they balanced the challenges of dealing with the 'here and now' crisis against the longer-term need for planning. We delivered a session…

Tarnside's Step Change Workshop and Feasibility Review has given focus and a clear path ahead. Definitely worthwhile.

Julian HartleyChief Executive, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

I am delighted to see Abbeyfield IIlkley succeed and thrive. I am sure it is as a result of the efforts of many and is, in my opinion, due in no small part to the expertise and guidance of Patrick Boggon and his colleagues at Tamside Consulting.

The Duke of Devonshire CBE