Stuart Armstrong is a fundraiser extraordinaire, raising over £50 million in a career spanning twenty five years.
He is author of the book ‘Fundraising : the essentials for success revealed in under 1 hour‘
In this podcast Stuart talks about how he went to boarding school at three years old, and then his mother was killed in an air crash when he was just nine years old.
He adapted to these huge events with great self reliance.
This quality has stood him in good stead at every turn in his life as he went on the create his own communications business which after the tragic death of his wife Ruth lead him into fundraising
I have been running all of my life – it feels I was born to run. In the running step I experienced freedom and my true expression. I came to see that I needed to ‘get out of the way of myself’ and let my energy flow through the running step; allow it to express itself in the dance and the motion of running.
I have also worked in the lives of others as a guide, counsellor, healer and teacher for over 40 years.
I lived as a nomad for 6 years with my husband Anadi, but my inner voice brought me back to the UK in May 2019 and I have been living and working and running in London since then….