Gael Drummond – Deputy Chief Exec

Reflections on kickstarting the Social Innovation Challenge user research

Carmen Paputa-Dutu, our Social Innovation Challenge Programme Manager, shares her thoughts on why user research is such an important aspect of designing a new funding opportunity.

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Meet the LaunchMe cohort 2022

Six social enterprises have secured a place on the 7th round of LaunchMe

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Firstport Staff and Board Diversity information 2022

Please find below our updated staff and board diversity data. This was collected in February 2022 to account for staffing and board changes.

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What are investors looking for in a pitch? Hear it from the experts

Learn more about the experts tasked with selected the LaunchMe cohort and what they are looking for in a pitch.

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Social entrepreneurs behind the enterprises: Sean Kerr and Stephen McQueen, Sustainable Thinking Scotland

In this series we focus our attention on the social entrepreneurs behind the enterprise. Each year we work with hundreds of inspirational individuals to turn their ideas into amazing social enterprises. This blog series celebrates their determination and drive to make a difference in their communities.

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