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The second official count of enterprising charities and social enterprises - organisations operating for the public good and generating income from trading activities - is now live.

 

Good Finance, a website and collaborative project to help charities and social enterprises navigate social investment, launched in April.

If you are looking for a funding boost for your social enterprise, there is bound to be a funding opportunity for you here!

Make sure you don't miss out on training opportunities for social entrepreneurs. And many of them are free.

Events are a great way to gain knowledge and meet other social entrepreneurs. Here is our selection for May. 

Scotland’s social enterprise development agency Firstport has welcomed a £3 million investment by the Scottish Government into its programme to find and support social entrepreneurs.
 

What if...Girvan helps local people to set up enterprises that make a positive difference in the area. Applications are now open again!

Help Community Enterprise and BOLD to understand your marketing needs.

Make sure you don't miss out on training opportunities for social entrepreneurs. And many of them are free.

Are you planning to grow an organisation that helps people in need? Are you running or starting up a project to create social or environmental impact? This support could be for you.

If you are looking for a funding boost for your social enterprise, there is bound to be a funding opportunity for you here!

Events are a great way to gain knowledge and meet other social entrepreneurs. Here is our selection for April. 

The WISE100 (Women In Social Enterprise 100) will recognise 100 of the most inspiring and influential women in social enterprise, impact investment and social innovation. It is a new initiative from the NatWest SE100 Index – the UK’s leading source of market intelligence on social enterprise.

Wednesday 8th of March is International Women's Day. It is THE day to celebrate achievements of women and help drive positive change. Not that any other days isn’t great too! This year, the theme is Be Bold for Change.

Why not apply for the award-winning Asda Supplier Development Academy? If you are an ambitious social enterprise and want to scale and grow, the Academy is for you.

Every time we come across a funding opportunity for social entrepreneurs, we pop it on this page!

Make sure you don't miss out on training opportunities for social entrepreneurs. And many of them are free.

Here is a selection of what is happening for social entrepreneurs in March. 

Are you an innovator in healthcare, life sciences, or biotechnology? If your idea has a social impact and has the potential to make a profit, this competition is for you! 

Scotland is home to fantastic thinkers, dreamers, creators and inventors. People with a passion for what they do and for making a difference. It is with this belief that the people behind TEDxGlasgow launched the first TEDxGlasgow Award. Applications are open to people all over Scotland.

The quest to find the next generation of entrepreneurs from Scotland’s thriving academic entrepreneur community is underway once again. Converge Challenge alumni launched the 2017 programme at the University of St Andrews challenging every Scottish university to uncover the next big idea.

There is a lot of training out there that will benefit you and your social enterprise. We have compiled some great opportunities here.

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