By engaging with me, you will gain access to a wealth of critical knowledge and creative solutions designed to elevate your success. I am here to empower you with the tools and strategies necessary to unlock your fundraising potential and make a tangible difference in your world. With my guidance, you will be inspired to dream big and take actionable steps that are guaranteed to yield results.
I am committed to lifelong learning, constantly expanding my expertise to better serve you. As your inspirational guide, I am dedicated to your (organisation’s) growth and am enthusiastic about accompanying you on your journey to reach your highest potential. Together, we will ensure that you become the best version of yourself and achieve remarkable success.
My Professional Bio
AmickyCarol Akiwumi MBE is an accomplished serial entrepreneur, esteemed consultant, seasoned trainer, and captivating inspirational speaker, driven by a profound commitment to Stewardship and Justice. She specialises in inspiring and equipping individuals and organisations to unleash their potential in these domains.
Carol excels in crafting tailored strategies, programs, and tools for capacity building and resource mobilization, as well as forging impactful partnerships with prominent donors, community groups, and business leaders across four continents.
With a distinguished academic background, AmickyCarol holds an MA in Economics and Finance from the University of Leeds, having embarked on her professional journey as an investment banker. In 2012, she established RAA Solutions, an ethical and innovative consultancy and training agency, focused on business development.
As the visionary founder and CEO of Money4YOU, AmickyCarol spearheads an organization dedicated to delivering comprehensive financial education, entrepreneurship training, and capacity building initiatives on a global scale.
Her influential stature is reflected in her memberships and affiliations, including being a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, a distinguished member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals USA, and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Fundraising (CIoF). Throughout her tenure from 2011 to 2021, AmickyCarol served in various roles within the CIoF, including Chair of Black Fundraisers UK, Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees, and Chair of the Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee.
Carol is renowned for her captivating podcasts, “Four minutes in Fundraising” and “BonsaïBriefs,” which she hosts and executive produces. Additionally, she is in high demand as an inspirational speaker and trainer, sought after for her profound insights and transformative teachings.
In recognition of her exceptional contributions to Financial Education during Covid-19, AmickyCarol was honoured with an MBE (Member of the British Empire) in the Queen Elizabeth the Great’s New Year Honours List 2021.
To engage with AmickyCarol, her sporadic presence on social media can be found @AmickyCarol, and further contact information is available at carolakiwumi.com.