The Third Sector is under pressure.  To continue to deliver services which make a difference, organisations must sharpen their commercial approach.

That is where we come in.  Our approach is unashamedly focused on impacting on your bottom line.  Our sector experience enables us to do so without compromising your ethos.

What We Do

Digital marketing:  if you’re not selling yourself in the digital marketplace, you’re missing a trick.  Social media is made for social impact.  We are experts in using social media to achieve campaign objectives.  Our sister company, Social e-Ready have run many successful social media campaigns for businesses and charities.  Use our skills to maximise the impact of your campaign.

Fundraising:  there is a skill to writing successful bids.  We can teach you how to do it, or do it for you.

Sales:  we’re all selling something.  We can help you do it more effectively.

Social enterprise development: our start position is to view an enterprise as a business, not a charity.  It’s aim is to make money.

Management:  project or interim, we can manage to keep you out of the lurch.

Our Team

We have a mix of skills and experience encompassing the public, private and third sector.  We believe that each sector can learn from the others.  Our mission is to bring a more commercial approach to benefit the third sector whilst not detracting from its inherent culture and principles.  Our core team is supplemented with sector specialist associates to provide depth and relevance.

Core Team, Key Skills and Experience

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Ken Shelton

  • Social enterprise
  • Digital marketing
  • ex charity chair

John Hansell

  • Sales
  • Training
  • Marketing

Third Sector East is a Company Limited by Guarantee.