Works in partnership with landlords/leaseholders to offer organisations that benefit the community temporary free of charge access to otherwise empty properties.
Big Venture Challenge
Competition which aims to find 25 of the most ambitious social entrepreneurs in England.
Community Business Scotland Network
A charity that promotes and supports the principles and practice of community owned and controlled enterprises in Scotland and internationally; provides a profile, information about their programmes and services, research, news, and contacts.
Provides business support, advice, and start-up awards to new and emerging social entrepreneurs across Scotland. Describes their programme and activities, with news, a resource library, and contacts.
Highlands and Islands Social Enterprise Zone
A social enterprise support agency covering the Highlands and Islands from Argyll and Bute to Orkney and Shetland. Includes information about their advice and guidance services, with case studies, newsletters, resources, FAQ, and contacts.
Supporting organisations in building and managing knowledge networks in the arts, cultural and educational communities. Includes information on their publications and completed projects.
Providing support, advice, procurement and learning services to social enterprises in Scotland.
School for Social Entrepreneurs (SSE)
Provides training and opportunities for people to use their entrepreneurial abilities for social benefit, and support for new social enterprises across the UK. provides details of their programme, regional schools, news, resources, and contacts.
Scottish Social Enterprise Coalition
The national collective voice for social enterprise in Scotland, representing and supporting the sector; includes details of membership and benefits, campaigns, policy and resources, news, and contacts.
Aims to connect and inform social entrepreneurs and enterprises in Scotland; provides a profile, contacts, news, a library of resources, and details of job vacancies.
Social Enterprise Academy
Provides training for people working in, or towards, a leadership role in the social economy in Scotland. Includes their programme, details of courses and tutors, and contacts.
Social Enterprise Coalition
The UK's national body representing and supporting the social enterprise sector. Includes a profile, details of membership and services, campaigns, resources, policies, and contacts.
Social Enterprise London
A network of social enterprises in the London area providing business support, policy and research, training and consultancy to the sector. Includes a profile, details of events, resources, and services, with a directory of members and contacts.
Social Enterprise Magazine
Collection of news and feature articles about social enterprise and issues. Includes mailing list, site location, and background history on the magazine.
Social Enterprise Mark Co
Provides a branding logo for social enterprises; includes details of how to register, criteria, a FAQ, news, and contacts.
Social Firms UK
A national support organisation for the development of the Social Firm sector in the UK. Provides a guide to the sector, with a directory of members, news, events, and a library of resource materials.
Social Investment Scotland
Provides loan finance for community enterprises and social businesses; includes details of their products and services, with case studies, news, and contacts.
An organisation representing social enterprises within the cultural and leisure market in the UK. Includes a directory of members, with details of membership and benefits, news, and contacts.
Charity supporting those with a social enterprise vision. Features case studies, research, awards and details of how the charity can help you.