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About Aldrich & Ward

Aldrich & Ward, is a boutique practice focused on helping charities and social businesses develop and implement organisational strategies that focus on
identifying and recruiting the best talent in the sector to secure success.

Working alongside the best and brightest leaders in the sector, Aldrich & Ward will develop strategies across the whole operational footprint of charities with the
aim of maximising resources to create and increase sustainable income. We will also offer a search and recruitment service enabling clients to fully
implement strategies by helping them secure the best talent in the business.

Our Principles


Projects are delivered by our two principals who have a combined four decades of experience in fundraising for major organisations, across all income streams and of achieving exceptional results in complex environments


We adapt our approach to ensure that we work most effectively with the client team and within the organisation’s culture and ethos.


We minimise the use of theory and jargon to produce outcomes that will be implemented, achieving significant improvements in performance

Our Founders

Tobin Aldrich

Tobin has led the fundraising and communications functions for major charities such as Concern Worldwide, WWF, Sightsavers and National Deaf Children's Society

Imogen Ward

Imogen Ward has over 20 years' experience of senior nonprofit leadership roles including being the CEO of an African education charity, the Lessons for Life Foundation and also Marketing and Communications Director of the emergency medical charity MERLIN

Our Partners

Clockwork Pie

Clockwork Pie

Clockwork Pie are digital fundraising experts. From creating ground-breaking fundraising campaigns, to state of the art donation gateways we'll get you the results you want.

Audience Fundraising & Communications

Audience brings together strategic consultancy, data insight and creative solutions to provide fundraising for great charities with the very best fundraising knowledge and expertise so that together we can make the world a better place.

We are a team of strategic thinkers, creatives, analysts, planners and campaign managers who work closely with our clients to produce amazing work in a media neutral environment that gets outstanding results.