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Case Studies

Orkney Cloth Company

Creative Industries (including Digital), SEF - Start it

Orkney Cloth Company was founded by India Johnson as a way to rejuvenate the textile industry in Orkeny. India aims to use her skills and passion in textiles to help younger people. Orkeny Cloth Company offers training and mini workshops to help individuals see their potential and inspire them to follow a career in textiles.

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Kaleyard CIC

Food & Drink, SEF - Build it

Sumayya Usmani started her social enterprise Kaleyard CIC to tackle social isolation, and unhealthy relationships with food by improving peoples’ cooking skills.

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Chattersense CIC

Health & Social Care, SEF - Build it

Sharon Craighead started their social enterprise Chattersense CIC when they noticed how few services there were available for children and families who disabilities or conditions that are not easily ‘treatable’.

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Stitch The Gap

Creative Industries (including Digital), SEF - Build it

Patricia Papworth set up her social enterprise Stitch the Gap when she noticed that the knowledge of how to repair and repurpose clothes and fabric was no longer being passed down through the generations.

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SHE Scotland CIC

Health & Social Care, SEF - Build it

SHE Scotland CIC was founded by Karen Anderson as a way to support females to become emplowered, supported, aspirational and to improve their life chances.

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Mecoco

Employability Energy (Including renewables), SEF - Start it

Mecoco is a social enterprise that provides workplace experience and on-going volunteer opportunities to disabled people in their community.

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Lochview Rural Training

Employability Energy (Including renewables), SEF - Start it

Lochview Rural Training has created a learning facility that provides rural learning, training and career opportunities for young people looking to pursue careers in rural industries.

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Brave, Strong, Beautiful

Employability Energy (Including renewables), LaunchMe

Kerry Anderson, founder of Brave, Strong, Beautiful, set up her social enterprise to help change the lives of young people in Scotland.

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Communication Inclusion People

Creative Industries (including Digital), SEF - Start it

Communication Inclusion People is a social enterprise founded by Kim Hartley Kean and Amanda Bennet. It aims to ensure that everyone is using the best practice in their communications to ensure maximun inclusion.

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