South West Foundation has opened their small grant programme for small charitable organisations to apply for up to £1000. It’s for charities with annual running costs of less than £25,000 and the focus is on charities that address the needs of their community by engaging people in community activities either as volunteers or as people benefiting from the funded activities. For more details
Don’t miss out on your place at what promises to be a stimulating evening on the 16th November in Exeter. For more details follow the
We have been working to support the development of Social Enterprise in Somerset for many years but more recently this work has been championed through Grassroots which has now become the Social Enterprise Network Somerset or SENS. We are therefore delighted to be working with the SENS partners to provide this training day in Wells on the 14th October which is Free to attend for merging social enterprises based in Somerset. For more details follow the ISEW prog link and scroll down.
The building of Pavilions Teignmouth is well underway and the spaces for businesses on the first floor are already being snapped up. The Trustees are particularly keen to hear from creative businesses that are interested in office space within a creative community. Continue reading “Great space for creative businesses”
Social Enterprise Focus, Care Right Now and Social Enterprise Mark are hosting an event at the Health and Wellbeing Innovation Centre in Truro on the 21st September. For more details and booking information follow the link.
The Get up to Speed initiative has published a list of new events for August and September. Lots to choose from and very affordable follow the link
The Devon Environmental Business Initiative (DEBI) Awards is open for entries.
The DEBI Awards, which have been running for over two decades, recognise businesses and other organisations across the county that are attaining high standards of environmental care in their day-to-day operations.
After a successful focus on environmental degradation in 2014, this year’s theme will be ‘Celebrate Devon’. Continue reading “DEBI Awards 2015”
Our third meeting is looming and will be on the 11th May at The Beach Hotel In Minehead again. We will be looking at time management in an interactive way, have our usual guest spot speaker, delicious nibbles and networking. To join us follow the link to book your place.
The Plunkett Foundation Rural Community Co-operative Awards are designed to recognise and reward community enterprises for achieving excellence, so whether you run a community shop, bookshop or café, a co-operative pub, hub or gym its about highlighting your achievements and celebrating your successes! Continue reading “Plunkett Foundation Rural Community Co-operative Awards”