Tag Archives: social entrepreneur

Politics and Christmas Cheer

    The result of the general election will soon be upon us.  This excellent evaluation from Nick Temple of Social Investment Business shows what’s in the various party manifestos for social enterprise. There’s more political analysis from SEUK here… … Continue reading

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Being a social entrepreneur

    Blog post by Rob de Jong, ERDF Operations Manager at School for Social Entrepreneurs Dartington, a delivery partner of the Enhance Social Enterprise Programme.   I’d like to share some personal insights into the highs and lows of … Continue reading

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Five steps to combating loneliness as a social entrepreneur

  Blog post by Chloe Tingle, Learning Manager at School for Social Entrepreneurs – Dartington.   As a Learning Manager at School for Social Entrepreneurs – Dartington, the thing we hear over and over from our students is how lonely … Continue reading

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Socially Enterprise Women: Soo Brizell, Shekinah

  Q&A Between Mark Cotton from Devon Community Foundation, a Delivery Partner of the Enhance Social Enterprise Programme and Soo Brizell, Head of Strategic Partnerships & Contracts at Shekinah.   Tell us a bit about your organisation, what it does, … Continue reading

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Socially Enterprising Women: Caroline Blackler, Red Velvet Cinema and Samantha Norris & Aynsley Jones, Axminster Health & Wellbeing Centre

  Blog post by Mark Cotton, Financial Sustainability and Social Investment Mentor at Devon Community Foundation. A Delivery Partner of the Enhance Social Enterprise Programme.   So it seems it’s my turn to take up the Enhance Social Enterprise blog … Continue reading

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Get steady – the key to being sustainable

    Blog post by Andy Stuart, Consultant at Real Ideas Organisation (RIO).   I have been involved in the Enhance Social Enterprise programme for the past few months after having supported dozens of clients in Cornwall on our equivalent … Continue reading

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Could YOU be a social entrepreneur?

Blog post by Steve McLauchlin, Social Investment Manager at Somerset Community Foundation.   For the past 25 years or so, I’ve been woken by a radio alarm at 6am and listened to the first half an hour or so of … Continue reading

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Somerset social entrepreneur awarded £10,000 Big Lottery grant.

  The School for Social Entrepreneurs Dartington (SSED) is delighted to announce that one of their Fellows, Kris Scotting, has been awarded a Big Lottery Awards for All grant of £10,000, for his social enterprise, Seed of Hope CIC. National … Continue reading

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Seed of Hope

    Seed of Hope is a Community Interest Company providing Recovery based social and therapeutic gardening. They work with Bridgwater and Taunton College, using its stunning Walled Gardens of Cannington as a base. Using the gardening expertise and facilities … Continue reading

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