Articles Tagged with the word ‘social enterprise’


/ Good Business

20 Nov 2015


Social enterprise Find Your Spark helps at-risk young people through coaching psychology programmes that aim to raise their wellbeing and aspirations and enable them to realise their passions and potential


/ Good Business

27 Oct 2015


The Integrate Movement is helping facilities such as schools and housing associations take a mental health-led approach, so that excluded people get the help they need. Nicola Slawson talks to former city accountant Michael Harris about creating this service

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/ Good Business

12 Oct 2015


Social enterprise Room for Tea connects young people undertaking internships and in need of short-term, affordable accommodation with hosts who have a spare room in their homes

Supply Shack. PIc. Helen Hanbury

/ Social Enterprise

07 Sep 2015


Social enterprise Supply Shack is re-distributing profits to good causes and helping others do the same


/ Economics & Innovation, Food, Social Enterprise

25 Aug 2015


A new social enterprise bakery in east London is revitalising both the local area and the employment prospects of many young people


/ Good Business, Social Enterprise

14 Aug 2015


Non-profit organisation InsightSTEM provides a host of explorative learning techniques to help people become more comfortable with science, technology, engineering and mathematics – and not a text book in sight


/ Social Enterprise

22 Jul 2015


Social enterprise Year Here encourages promising graduates into the social sector to apply themselves to the most pressing social issues of the day

We Walk The Line. Pic by Rebwar Mohammad

/ Economics & Innovation, Social Enterprise

08 Jul 2015


A morning cup of coffee can make or break some people’s day, but for those involved in We Walk the Line, it can make the difference to their whole lives


/ Good Business

10 Jun 2015


Think. Eat. Drink aims to deliver high-quality catering that doesn't cost the Earth. Bethany Wrede Peterson chats to founder Jamie Grainger-Smith to find out how it's done

Petit Miracles. Pic by Vicky Perryman

/ Social Enterprise

26 May 2015


Social enterprise Petit Miracles offers a new lease of life to furniture, and to the long-term unemployed people responsible for renovating it

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/ Economics & Innovation, Innovation, New Economics, Social Enterprise

19 Feb 2015


Five innovative programmes are aiming to diffuse the “ticking time bomb” of Africa’s youth employment crisis

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/ Good Business

13 Feb 2015


Currently just 10-15 percent of children in care in the UK achieve five A*-C grades at GCSE. We talk to Paul Singh about how his social enterprise, Equal Education, is working to help improve their prospects

Hub Islington, Social enterprise, social entrepreneurship, Akasha Innovation, Greta Rossi

/ Blogs, Economics & Innovation, New Economics, Social Enterprise

13 Oct 2014


Greta Rossi, co-founder and chief empathy officer of Akasha Innovation, examines a richer, more sustainable alternative to the traditional three Ps


New tax relief for social enterprises


/ Economics & Innovation

10 Mar 2014


The UK government is hoping to encourage investment into businesses that are working for social benefit, through the creation of a new form of tax relief


/ Good Business

08 Mar 2013


“We’re primarily about creating a better world, but through a gender lens. It’s not just about women but about what those women do”

A Start- Up box scheme- Jean from Local Greens in Herne Hill, London

/ Agriculture

25 Oct 2012


A social enterprise supplying local food in east London has launched a programme to help other communities set up their own vegetable box schemes across the UK


/ Positive Travel

20 Sep 2012


In post-revolution Tunisia, Naomi Tolley discovers a peaceful land with a positive air, and a unique tourism business that one man has built with his own hands

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/ Community

19 Sep 2012


Thembi Mutch spends the day with women farming seaweed in Zanzibar and discovers how an innovative community business is empowering them to take control of their lives