Sherry Adhami

Sherry is an experienced Corporate Fundraising and Communications Consultant, expert in establishing long, lucrative and sustainable corporate, major donor and media partnerships and campaigns.

Sherry has a track record in Fundraising and Communications Consultant roles with both UK and international charities.  Prior to consulting, she built a successful career working in various not for profits, to include a board level role at Beat Bullying as Communications Director.

Sherry’s areas of expertise include:

  • Developing high value relationships, focusing on mutually beneficial partnerships bringing charities and brands together
  • Aligning programmes to enhance corporate social responsibility and partnerships that drive performance, increase awareness and secure investment for charities across multiple channels
  • Major donor development and engagement
  • Media Relations, PR and communication strategies and implementation
  • Creating engaging marketing materials
  • Celebrity ambassador stewardship
  • Stakeholder engagement
  • Networking

Outside of work, Sherry enjoys both yoga and reading.

Sherry’s key achievements include:

  • Raising £3.5m in 4 years via corporate and major donor giving and £3m pro-bono worth of marketing
  • Identifying and securing a Nomura Bank London Partnership (2015-17) with an estimated minimum of £500,000 to be raised
  • Identifying and securing the 99p Stores Ltd first ever charity partner agreeing a 3- year minimum partnership with a target of £1m
  • Securing a corporate partnership with The Carlyle Group asset management firm with a commitment of £150k over 3 years
  • Securing £55m+ PR coverage for Beatbullying
  • Managing and directing a £1.3m tender bid awarded by Minister of Civil Society to support the transition of Beatbullying into a social action organisation