Robert was commissioned by this small charity to help it sensitively return its cafe operation to profit. Heavily subsidised by the Government's 'Growth Accelerator' programme he worked with both the staff and Trustees to re-brand and re-launch the venture, involving key local stakeholders.

He also arranged a bold crowdfunding campaign with Buzzbnk to attract investors and help them qualify for a newly introduced Social Investment Tax Relief.

The new cafe launched in November 2014