We help grantmakers who believe better is possible

Gemma Bull a blonde white woman in her late thirties
Gemma Bull, Co-Director Modern Grantmaking

We're here to help you solve problems and grow your own skills, as a grantmaker

Whether you work for a private foundation, a government funder or a corporate donor, we're here to help you to do the best grantmaking you can.

NOW ON SALE: Join us for training workshops this March

Our affordable training workshops are designed to help individual grantmakers to build their skills and confidence in a range of different areas.

This March we're running two - take a look to see what meets your needs.
“The flow of training was very good. Lots covered in fun/imaginative ways. Great facilitation too”.
a set of empty seats in a lecture hall
Training workshop participant
Jan 2023
"I highly recommend anyone who works in the world of grant funding to attend the Improving Grantseeker Experiences training. I've come away with quite a few actions!" -
a diverse room full of people sit and stand in a semi-circle. One of the participants speaks and others look at her.
Training workshop participant
July 2022

We wrote a book about grantmaking

Through extensive experience and research we've identified a series of skills and values that can benefit grantmakers of all kinds. Through our writing, training and consulting we can help you to acquire and develop these.
the cover of a book, saying 'Modern Grantmaking: A guide for funders who believe better is Possible' by Gemma Bull and Tom Steinberg
Tom Steinberg, a balding white man in his 40s, with glasses
Tom Steinberg, Co-Director Modern Grantmaking

We've been grantmakers and grantseekers too

Find out more about Gemma and Tom.