Hello, let me introduce myself

My name is Phyllida. I love working with social businesses to help them become more financially stable and robust so that they can achieve their mission. My vision is to help your organisation meet its mission.


I have worked for not-for-profit organisations as a front-line worker, marketing manager, business development manager and strategic development director. I have been a charity trustee for more than 10 years, committed to being part of their growth and sustainability.

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“I now help a wide range of organisations meet their income targets by using my 16 years’ experience of working on over 100 bids which brought in more than £200 million income.”

Phyllida Perrett

Bidding strategy

Help and support to develop an evidence-led plan for future tenders.

Improved story-telling

Develop your offer and explain your organisation’s journey of change.

Better response writing

Deliver improved responses to funder’s questions.

Support where it’s needed the most

I want to help your organisation become more sustainable. I can help you and your team develop the skills, knowledge, and confidence to manage your own bidding strategy and applications. Have a look at my top tips for advice on sourcing, developing and applying for funding – and what to do when you are successful!

We did it!!  Thank you so much Phyllida for your amazing help.

Music4Wellbeing, Director

More than 16 years experience

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In a (big) nutshell my experience is diverse but specifically focused on strategic development, developing, managing, writing, and winning funding from public sector funders, government, local authorities, trusts and foundations.

Let’s talk

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I’m happy to do that face-to-face on Zoom or Skype etc. We can find out whether or not we would suit each other. Working on bids can be intense and it helps if you know your bid writer and conversely if the bid writer knows and understands your goals. Contact me using the form or by using the email shown below.