LaunchMe case studies

August 1, 2018

Lingo Flamingo

Lingo Flamingo provides tailored foreign language workshops delivered by students and refugees to older adults to help the battle against dementia, brain ageing and other forms of mental illnesses.

August 1, 2018

Locavore

Locavore is a Glasgow-based social enterprise dedicated to local food and creation of sustainable local food economies. 

July 31, 2018

MsMissMrs

MsMissMrs is a Glasgow-based initiative which seeks to empower vulnerable women through delivering workshops on self-care and improving confidence and self-esteem. This vital support enables some of Glasgow’s most vulnerable women to make active contributions to their communities.

July 31, 2018

Homes for Good

Susan Aktemel came up with the idea of setting up Scotland's first social enterprise letting agency as a result of her own personal experience as a landlord.

July 30, 2018

Breadshare

When IT consultants Debra Riddell and Geoff Crowe left Australia to go travelling, they never thought they would end up running a community bakery.

South Ayrshire Community Transport (SACT), founded by Catriona Haston, is the only community based wheelchair accessible vehicle hire in the area and offers a variety of services to the elderly and isolated to address social exclusion.

May 4, 2017

Vox Liminis

Vox Liminis is playing a significant role in the rehabilitation of the criminal justice system in Scotland

The Befriending Association CIC, founded by Audrey Mutongi, provides companionship and compassionate support to isolated and elderly clients in the wider Glasgow/ West Dunbartonshire area.

May 4, 2016

Buth Bharraigh

Set up by Sarah MacLean. Buth Bharraigh is a social enterprise that creates opportunities for local people on the Island of Barra.

September 24, 2015

Inverness Kart Raceway

Corrin Henderson’s ambitious plan to build an indoor go-kart track in Inverness has a dual purpose - to provide a secure income and base for his core charity service, Day1 Mentoring, and to help more disengaged young people in the Highlands into employment though a much-needed leisure activity.

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