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Webinar: Sadie Sharp (Platform Project): “Merging Social and Corporate”

In this webinar originally presented on Thursday 18th March 2021 Sadie outlines how The Platform Project identified mutually beneficial development opportunities in the corporate world


Could Your Business Going Green Not Only Help Save the Planet But Also Give You a Competitive Advantage?

Climate change, driven by the dramatic increase of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere is the most significant threat to the health of our environment and


Disability Experts CIC Announce September to December 2019 Courses

Disability Experts are pleased to announce their training course schedule, with courses starting in September 2019 and ending in December 2019. Courses include: •    Computer


Bright Ideas Fund is Now Open to Support Community Business Start-ups

The Bright Ideas Fund supports new community business ideas through the start-up and planning stages with tailored business support, to the implementation stage with grants

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Local Charity IPSUM Fundraiser: An Evening with Derek Paravicini

The local charity IPSUM are running a fundraising event: An Evening with Derek Paravicini. Derek is an autistic, blind, piano playing maestro with perfect pitch.

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Nationwide Regional Mentoring Programme Applications Open Till Sunday April 7th 2019

Nationwide is currently looking for businesses with social intentions to apply for their regional mentoring programme which is all about bringing together existing businesses with

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SSEN Presents to 120 Local Business’s

Andrew Hill & Andrew Wells from the SSEN steering group presented and talked to 120 delegates at an event held on Monday 21st Jan. The event was

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Member Owned Financial Institute Supports Local Catering Social Enterprise

In July 2018 Nationwide Building Society launched its yearly social investment project. Employees on various graduate schemes across the business were put into teams and

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The ClearlySo Guide for The Ambitious Entrepreneur

Although a 2014 publication this guide is comprehensive and covers the following: The Social Enterprise Sector Raising capital Business Support and Investment Readiness Services Measuring

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Former Bakers Arms in the Railway Village Transformed into Community Café

The Former Bakers Arms pub in the heart of Swindon’s Railway Village has reopened as a community café following a £100,000 renovation. The project has