17 November, London
Launch of Spin Out and Deliver, lessons from the frontline of public service reform. Click here to read the invite. Limited seats left. For further information, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Guardian Social Enterprise Summit
Reality Bites: The truth about delivering public services through social enterprise: 8th November.
Follow up on this interactive day for social entrepreneurs, investors and people delivering public services to discuss what makes a successful social business. click here
Good Deals 2011, the UK social investment conference returns on 24 November, The Barbican Centre, London. Visit:
21 November, London
The launch of the Transition Institute’s new website and discussion paper on spin outs will be occurring on Monday 21st November, 10am-12pm at the Marshall Street Leisure Centre,15 Marshall Street, London, W1F 7EL. For more details and to register for the event please visit their event page.
Are you ready for social enterprise?
A half day workshop, giving you the best start to your new social business idea.
Introduction to social outcomes and impact assessment
A practical, half day introduction to outcomes and impact assessment
Understanding social enterprise
SEL’s acclaimed Understanding Social Enterprise course is accredited by the Institute of Leadership and Management and SFEDI.
November 17, 2011, London
London Early Years Foundation
MARGARET HORN LECTURE 2011
Child poverty: why social franchising is a giant step in the right direction
University Halls of Residence Reuse Scheme save valuable resources and helps London homeless. Every year OFFERS/Ex-IT helps run the University Halls of Residence Reuse Scheme to help ensure that unwanted goods and items left behind by vacating students could be donated for reuse and/or recycling thereby preventing valuable resources from being sent to landfill and ensuring the maximum social, environmental and economic benefit from reuse. To read full report and find out more about the work of OFFERS/EX-IT, click here
Let Londoners Co-own The Olympic Stadium For Real Legacy, says Co-operatives UK £6.50 To Share In The Olympic Stadium
Co-operatives UK, the trade association for co-operative enterprises, is calling for a co-operative solution to the Olympic stadium debacle.
Community Views social enterprises have rebranded as Com2 enterprises. Com2 enterprises provide Graphic Design and Print, Web Design, Picture Framing and Catering services to the private and public sectors.
All Com2 profits are invested into their parent charity Jobs in Mind, which helps people with mental health problems to gain a full recovery through vocational training and therapeutic support as well as providing support to find work and get back into the community. www.com2.co.uk
Participle is hiring. Participle works with the public and with local partners to tackle social issues and develop new kinds of services. They are looking for enthusiastic, inspiring, enterprising candidates to join their projects and enterprises this coming year:
Senior Project Developer - 12 months
Project Developers - 12 months
Also looking for Freelance Project Developers able to join for a few weeks or months at a time depending on project demand
Deadline is midnight on Sunday 13 November 2011
The London Leadership and Management Advisory Service - Up to £1000 grant available
Visit www.exemplas.com/LMAS to register your interest. The programme is available for a limited time only, so don’t delay, register today!
Community Grants Application workshops
Funding Opportunities for Small Groups
Get free help to apply for up to £12,500 to run projects that help people improve their job prospects with the Community Grant programme
The four year fund is designed to help communities come together through new and existing community groups, to identify their strengths and local priorities, plan for their future and become more resilient.
Application guidance, Please contact: 0207 8331 772 or email email@example.com
Apply now for the Kellogg’s Swim Active Programme Grant. Closing date for applications is the 1st December 2011 Click here
Living Wetlands Awards 2011 Open For Entries (UK)
The closing date for entries is the 20th January 2012