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Loans approved by Charity Bank since Big Society Capital agreed to invest in the Bank at the end of March have increased by 43% in number and 220% in value compared to the same period last year.
Social enterprise start-up support
Just starting out on your social enterprise journey? Don't look any further! Download our start-up guide for useful advice on everything from legal forms to finance.
Social Enterprise Places
The Social Enterprise Places programme, supported by Santander UK, recognises towns, cities and villages across Britain that are growing social enterprise communities.
Helping you to win public sector contracts
Join the National Consortium of Social Enterprises for free to make it easier for your social enterprise to win public sector contracts. It's easy to sign up.
Social Enterprise UK wins Third Sector Award
Social Enterprise UK went home winners at the recent Third Sector Awards 2014, scooping the award for best communications campaign for Buy Social.
Scottish independence: Whatever the outcome, the trend for greater localism is evident across much of the world
Two weeks ago I was in Scotland for the excellent CEiS Annual Social Enterprise Conference. Glasgow is rightly still basking in the glory of the Commonwealth Games but as you might expect, there was only one thing that people really … Continue reading
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