Social Investment Explained

With increasing interest in social investment, it’s great to see this resource has been produced and the short videos are a really useful way for our clients to see how it may related to them.

The Big Lottery Fund has funded Social Investment Explained, a new multi-media resource for charities and social enterprises to help them better navigate the UK’s growing social investment market. Continue reading “Social Investment Explained”

The Social Enterprise Europe Erasmus Project

Social Enterprise Europe Erasmus Project is a project that enables people who are setting up their social enterprise to gain experience by doing placements with more experienced owners and managers in another European country.  Social Enterprises in the UK can receive free placements from talented people from all over the EU from one to six months and social entrepreneurs from the UK can be placed in a country of their choice. Continue reading “The Social Enterprise Europe Erasmus Project”

Exeter City Council supports social enterprise for 2012/13

We are delighted that Exeter City Council are continuing the support for free social enterprise advice for the year ahead.

Through funding from the Council, The Fruit Tree for Business has been providing social enterprise business advice and complementing the activities of Exeter Business Support, which assists the start-up and growth of small commercial businesses and sole traders alongside the Innovation Centre. Exeter’s business support offering covers the needs of private sector , social entrepreneurs, co-operatives and social enterprise. Continue reading “Exeter City Council supports social enterprise for 2012/13”