Power of Community: Community businesses making life better for local people

Date: Wednesday 5th December 2018 Time: 10.00am to 1.30pm (refreshments & lunch will be provided) Location: Gatis Community Space, Gatis Street , Wolverhampton, WV6 0ES At a time when communities in Wolverhampton face unprecedented challenges, the community business approach offers a proven way for local people to come together, take control and make their local … Continue reading Power of Community: Community businesses making life better for local people

Bridging the Gap between the Demand and Supply of Social Investment

By Natasha Jolob, Guest Blogger Councils for Voluntary Services (CVSs) are well placed to provide intermediary services (finance, expertise, market access and social impact support) to local voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) organisations. They are the trusted go to organisation for VCSE support, and they know the local context, what the needs are, what is … Continue reading Bridging the Gap between the Demand and Supply of Social Investment

Growing your Social Enterprise

WVSC has an exciting new project – Social Enterprise Wolverhampton (SEW). The project aims to strengthen and sustain the voluntary,  community and social enterprise (VCSE) sector in Wolverhampton, including not for profit organisations/groups and charities, to ensure that social enterprise can grow and thrive. We will be running a series of workshops across the city … Continue reading Growing your Social Enterprise