Sarah brings a wealth of experience in both fundraising and project management in the arts and heritage sector. Sarah has experience of project and capital grants through working on the restoration of the London Coliseum and running her own charity. Sarah works for clients on Trust and Foundation applications and project management.
Sarah joined The Philanthropy Company in 2017 after having worked as General Manager at a small heritage charity managing a grade II* listed building. At the same time, Sarah continued to voluntarily run The Wanstead Playground Association, a charity that she had set up to fundraise £110k to replace her local playground through a combination of crowd funding, grant funding, corporate sponsorship and event fundraising.
Sarah has spent her working career in theatre companies such as The Old Vic, The English National Opera, Glyndebourne Opera House, Green Candle Dance Company, Tender. She has also organised medium scale weekend festivals in her spare time.