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SOCIAL ENTERPRISE – IS IT THE RIGHT APPROACH FOR YOUR ORGANISATION?

Combining purpose and profit, social enterprises are businesses that trade to tackle social problems, strengthen communities or improve the environment.

This session will enable you to explore what it means to be a social enterprise and support you to make an informed choice as to whether this approach is right for your organisation. There will be a Q&A with social enterprises Foodini Club and award-winning Here, long with Rebecca Luff, Award Manager at UnLtd and Social Enterprise specialist adviser, Mark MacTaggart.

Whether you are an established organisation or starting a social venture, this workshop will enable you to:

  • Recognise the defining features of a social enterprise
  • Explore the benefits and challenges of becoming a social enterprise
  • Identify your next steps and where to access support

A limited number of 30 minute 1-2-1 sessions will be available 1 month after the workshop – bookable on a first come first served basis. A booking link will be shared with attendees after the workshop.

Delivered by The Platform, a social enterprise hub creating, supporting and inspiring the growth of business for good in partnership with Community Works.

The Spark Social Enterprise Project has received funding from the Interreg 2 Seas Programme 2014-2020 co-funded by the European Regional Development Fund under subsidy contract No 2S01-043.

Photography: © Nina Emett / FotoAgency