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Social Investment & Funding

01 December 2020

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We keep this page updated with new and current funding opportunities.Last update - 1st December...

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Social enterprises are a key solution to the employment challenge

04 November 2020

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It’s fair to say that there’s a high level of anxiety in our communities right now and for...

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Digital showcase demonstrates social enterprise resilience

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Social enterprises show “enormous resilience and adaptability” to challenges of Covid-19...

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Policy Update

01 December 2020

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We keep this page updated with key policy news.Last update: 1st December 2020 Scottish Local...

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You can Cook – Disposable face masks are the new plastic waste

23 November 2020

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This week Bosco Santimano, founder and executive director of social enterprise You Can Cook,...

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Social Stories Club – Spreading joy and impact one social enterprise gift box at a time

10 November 2020

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Based in Edinburgh, Social Stories Club is a social enterprise gifting company shining a light on...

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Social Enterprise Scotland announces Digital Showcase Line up and Bursary Awards Recipients

28 October 2020

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Social Enterprise Scotland will be hosting a unique and free Digital Showcase event next week on...

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Greenheart Growers – Feeding communities with fresh produce during lockdown and beyond

26 October 2020

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This year has been a challenging one for Greenheart Growers, as I'd imagine it has been for so...

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Rubber Chicken Theatre – Keeping the performing arts alive during the pandemic

19 October 2020

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Rubber Chicken Theatre is a Social Enterprise that has been producing shows, training and...

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Kinlochlovin’ – Creative learning and wellbeing activities for young people through lockdown

12 October 2020

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Kinlochlovin’ is a Social Enterprise and charity based in South Lochaber in the Highlands. It...

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Projekt 42 – Supporting our communities’ fitness and mental health in a pandemic

05 October 2020

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Projekt 42 is an award-winning charity which works in Leith, Edinburgh to support our communities'...

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Social Enterprise Scotland launch Digital Showcase 2020

16 September 2020

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Press Release - Wednesday 16 September 2020 Social Enterprise Scotland launch Digital Showcase...

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Community ownership in unusual times

14 September 2020

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Community ownership has a long and rich history in Scotland. From the islands of Gigha and Eigg to...

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Diversity and inclusion in social enterprise

03 September 2020

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Social enterprises and the third sector are leaders in many ways when it comes to inclusion and...

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State of the Sector Report – COVID-19 and the impact on Social Enterprise in Scotland

31 August 2020

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Download our new State of the Sector Report. In April, we shared a first report attempting to...

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Social Enterprise Spotlight – WASaBED

18 August 2020

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Our newest Social Enterprise Spotlight is Cory Jones and WASaBED. WASaBED...

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Social enterprises can collaborate for a green recovery

14 August 2020

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A version of this article appeared in Third Force News (TFN) on 14 August. As Scotland and the...

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#GoodNewsScot – 11am to 12pm Fridays

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The media and social media is dominated by negative virus news but we can help change...

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Response to the new Scottish Government Economic Recovery Implementation Plan

11 August 2020

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We welcome publication of the new Scottish Government Economic Recovery Implementation Plan. The...

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