Tagged with: Individual giving Howard Lake | 19 June 2005 | News North Staffs Medical Institute (NSMI), a medical research and educational charity in Stoke on Trent, has received a grant from Business Link to cover commissioning a review of its services and marketing.Fundraising consultants Wootton George Consulting (WGC) was brought in by Business Link to carry out a marketing and services review and to produce a business plan, part-funded by Business Link. NSMI has been able to access this funding due to the limited company registration it holds alongside its charity status.Simon George, a Director of WGC, said: “This is an excellent example of a charity winning state support for consultancy, which might otherwise not have happened. Many charities are unaware that they can often attract external support for consultancy projects, from a range of sources. Advertisement 25 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis WGC was able to deliver this assignment because a Director, Simon George, is listed on the National Business Link Consultants Register. Business Link funds marketing consultancy for charity AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.