Hackney social enterprise launches pioneering challenge for schools

Green Schools Project, a Hackney based Social Enterprise, is launching a brand-new initiative for secondary schools, the Social Business Challenge. Participating children will learn about the power and potential of social business models to solve environmental problems.Read more

#SmashingStigma

Shropshire based social enterprise Designs in Mind, is dramatically changing how people can access support for mental health issues and together we are finding ways to live life better.Read more

2018 Stephen Lloyd Awards now open for applications

The fourth annual Stephen Lloyd Awards are now open for entries, inviting applications from early-stage innovative projects focused on delivering real systemic social change in a sustainable manner. Entrants have an eight week application window which closes on Friday 6 April 2018.Read more

Pioneering Sustainable Bank First To Launch Crowdfunding Platform

Triodos Bank, a global pioneer of sustainable banking, has become the first bank in the UK to launch its own crowdfunding platform. The platform offers a range of crowdfunding opportunities enabling people to invest directly in equity or bonds issued by organisations delivering positive social and environmental impacts.Read more

Scotland to host Social Enterprise World Forum (SEWF) 2018: 12-14th September, Edinburgh

Social enterprises in Scotland and across the UK will welcome the international social enterprise movement to Edinburgh for the 10th Social Enterprise World Forum this year. The Forum will take place in the Edinburgh International Convention Centre from 12th-14th 2018.Read more

Resonance Homelessness Property Fund Receives £15m Investment from the GLA

Social impact investment company Resonance has received £15m investment from City Hall, London to purchase affordable housing for the homeless in the capital, helping them move on from temporary emergency accommodation and live independently.Read more

Lewisham Shopping Centre hosts ceremony for Circle Collective training graduates

The event celebrates achievements of young people in the area and the extension of the Circle Collective partnership. Since its inception, Circle Collective has helped more than 250 young local unemployed people into work and it is continuing to expand, enabling the organisation to support even more young people.Read more

Susie J. Verrill collaborates with social enterprise From Babies With Love on new collection

From Babie's with Love's new ‘Elephant Family' collection, which launches on March 8th 2018, has been created in collaboration with journalist, blogger, twitterer, mama and partner to Olympic gold medallist Greg Rutherford, Susie J Verrill.Read more

Veteran factory Scotland’s Bravest Manufacturing Company announces director.

Newly-formed Scotland’s Bravest manufacturing Company, the largest employment development specifically for Scottish veterans in decades, is pleased to announce the appointment of its inaugural director.Read more