Client: Clarion Futures

Project: Recovery & Resilience Programme (2020 – 2022)

Working closely with colleagues at Almond Tree Strategic Consulting to design and deliver a resilience and recovery programme for Clarion Futures’ community partner organisations that work with and support Clarion Housing residents, tenants and communities.  Manage all the monitoring and evaluation requirements, conducted the final evaluation and made recommendations to Clarion Futures about their follow-on permanent programme, Grants Plus.

Jointly with Clarion Futures, we produced a mini-blog series on this programme:

  1. Supporting Small Charities and Social Enterprises Through The Pandemic
  2. Our Impact in Supporting Small Charities and Social Enterprises Through the Pandemic
  3. Supporting Small Charities and Social Enterprises: A Perspective from Clarion Futures 

Project: Grants Plus (2022 – 2025)

Based on the evaluation of the recovery and resilience programme, working closely with colleagues at Almond Tree Strategic Consulting to design and implement Clarion Futures’ new technical assistance and capacity-building programme for its community partner organisations.  As well as providing relevant technical support, managing the monitoring and evaluation requirements and scheduled to deliver evaluation briefings to Clarion Futures at the end of each cohort (annually to 2025).

Project: Grants Review (2022 – 2023)

With colleagues from Almond Tree Strategic Consulting and Neal Howard Ltd, undertaking a review of Clarion Futures’ grant-making processes to improve practice and make recommendations for Clarion Futures’ team to undertake similar reviews in the future.