Social enterprise and investment news for Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) Sector organisations in the Midlands. Case studies The best thing about case studies is that we can learn from them – learn what works and save time reinventing the wheel. The Good Finance website lists some great case studies. Take a glance through … Continue reading Social Enterprise and Investment News
SEW What’s Happening? - March 2019 Sharon Nanan-Sen A lot has happened over the last 6 months in the world of Social Enterprise Wolverhampton. We have developed our Social Enterprise Wolverhampton (SEW) microsite which is full of useful resources and links https://sewolverhampton.com/ our Twitter account https://twitter.com/@SEWolverhampton and continue to promote SEW via WVSC’s newsletter: http://www.wolverhamptonvsc.org.uk/contact-us/newsletter/ … Continue reading SEW What’s Happening?
Social enterprise and investment is a route to long-term sustainability and resilience – it is something that all groups should consider no matter what stage they are at in their development and growth, so as to inform future business and funding plans. Below are some recommended resources and sources of information on investment and social … Continue reading Are you interested in growing, developing and/or sustaining your organisation?
By Sharon Nanan-Sen SEW was set up to bring the world of social enterprise, investment and social finance closer to Wolverhampton organisations; to share information, to build networks and to provide other funding streams and options. What have we learned in the first 4 months of SEW as we start 2019? overall, groups and organisations … Continue reading SEW Update – January 2019
Let’s Talk Good Finance In partnership with Big Society Capital, WVSC is delighted to present a Let’s Talk Good Finance Event 10am-12.30pm (9.30am Registration) on 29th January 2019 at The Workspace, All Saints Road, Wolverhampton, WV2 1EL This is a free event that brings together charities, social enterprises, voluntary and community businesses with social investors to … Continue reading Let’s Talk Good Finance – 9.30am-12.30pm on 29th January 2019 in Wolverhampton
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
The Social Audit Network (SAN) is a not-for-profit organisation whose Annual Event took place on the 17thOctober 2018 with people attending from across the country. Social Accounting and Audit (SAA) is about assessing the social value generated by an organisation. It helps you prove, improve and account for the difference you are making as follows: … Continue reading Social Audit Network & Steering Meeting