Mobilise

Testimonials

  • “We enjoyed working with Micah and his team who had an understanding and empathy for the work. They took the information and systems that we had and produced a useful impact report of our work. ” Ashwin Mathews (CEO)
  • “Surrey Community Action were very pleased to work with Micah and Catherine from Mobilise in clarifying the organisation’s thoughts and aspirations on/for the potential future and development of the building that Surrey Community Action currently occupy. Their research was thorough and logical with a concluding report indicating what the next steps might be.” James Prescott-Martin, Head of Finance and Resources, Surrey Community Action
  • “The report really helped - it just put everything in context” Edward Pickering, Chair of Trustees
  • “I was very impressed by the prompt response of Mobilise to our request for support. Two visits and a few emails later they completed the project with an excellent report that has added to the capacity of the organisation, enabling the Trustee board and local council to negotiate terms with clear information.” Teresa Meekings, General Manager, Palingswick House Limited
  • “Mobilise produced an excellent evaluation report that will serve us well, very fair and balanced – which will give it credibility with stakeholders and help us to draw lessons. It was really important that the views of service users were reflected and Mobilise achieved this extremely well. We also appreciated the background research they undertook and the detail they went into” Brian Jones, Fundraising Manager, Peter Bedford Housing Association
  • “It has been an enjoyable experience working with Mobilise. They are enthusiastic and showed a genuine interest in the Giving Time, Giving Help project. They demonstrated a thorough approach and good project management. As an organisation we have gained valuable information about an important area of our work with older people in Islington.” Jane Chambers, Activities & Lifestyle Manager
  • “We found Mobilise to be approachable, knowledgeable and challenging and were left with the sense that they were looking afresh at our unique set of circumstances and certainly not reprising work previously done elsewhere!” Ian Burbidge, Policy & Performance Manager, Borough Council of King's Lynn & West Norfolk
  • “Despite an exceptional tight timescale for the work, Mobilise provided a wealth of useful information and analysis of best practice from around the Country and formulated firm recommendations about the approach SCC should develop. We have more to do in taking our communities work forward but with the help of Mobilise have a much clearer sense of direction.” Paula Hewitt, Director of Customers & Communities, Somerset County Council
  • “I wanted to write to thank you for the invaluable work you have done with Unltd to help shape our approach to expanding the eco-system of support for social entrepreneurs in the UK. As we take this work forward, your contribution to the thinking and design will form the cornerstone to create a new and ground breaking system of support for communities.” Zulfiqar Ahmed, Director of Programmes & Development, Unltd
  • “We contracted Mobilise to deliver our Bridging the Mismatch project to local authorities in the East Midlands. It was great working with people who not only delivered what we wanted in a tight timeframe with maximum impact but were also able to add value to the project through their own insights and expertise.” Nick Bird, Network Development Officer, Urban Forum
  • “Mobilise brought a wealth of insight, passion and skill to their work with us in developing new and innovative approaches to empowering communities. They have thus ensured that both our Community Evaluators and Community Responses programmes make significant contributions to both thinking and practice in this area.” Lorraine Roberts, Interim Director, London Civic Forum
  • “Mobilise came in, won the confidence of our resident board members, and was able to support BBCHA team in understanding and developing its own approach to neighbourhood management. The icing on the cake was the securing of the commitment of Wirral Borough Council with ongoing strategic support and staff resources.” Andy Hall, Managing Director
  • “We were impressed with both Mobilise’s knowledge around the neighbourhoods agenda and how quickly & confidently this was applied to our circumstances. From evaluation of our pilots, to development of a neighbourhood management strategy, to delivering the new service – Mobilise brought our people and partners along with us all the way. Thank you for your support.” Heather Wills, Head of Community Cohesion & Equalities
  • “Mobilise helped us translate our ambition for Lewisham’s Local Assemblies into a working model and reality on the ground - from helping test the model leading on a ‘mock assembly exercise’, to expertly facilitating all 18 round 1 assembly meetings, to devising bespoke action learning for our Councillors and community volunteers – we highly recommend!” Kevin Sheehan, Head of Strategy