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The North East Social Enterprise Partnership represents and promotes social enterprise in the North East region. Helping to deliver positive social, economic and environmental change.
Social enterprise is a business model which offers the prospect of a greater equity of economic power and a more sustainable society – by combining market efficiency with social and environmental justice. Many commercial businesses would consider themselves to have social objectives, but social enterprises are distinctive because their social or environmental purpose is central to what they do.
Rather than maximising shareholder value their main aim is to generate profit to further their social and environmental goals.
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Our friends at Media Cultured CIC are asking for your support for a new ‘social cohesion’ campaign that is to coincide with its rebrand to ‘UNITY-W.I.S.E.’ It has made great strides as a social enterprise and have “pioneered” approaches to social cohesion objectives these past 4 years. Over this time Media Cultured has worked with schools, colleges, sports clubs, faith groups and private […]
Tees Valley Combined Authority is the body responsible for economic growth and job creation in the boroughs of Darlington, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Redcar & Cleveland and Stockton-on-Tees. With the help from our partners and key stakeholders we have created a new Strategic Economic Plan which sets out the growth ambitions and priorities for the Tees Valley […]
NESEP have partnered with UnLtd, the foundation for social entrepreneurs, on the national Do it For Real programme which aims to help young people start, grow and build their social action projects. Do it For Real is the youth programme brought to you by Spirit of 2012, Comic Relief and UnLtd. The organisations have come together through […]
This FREE two day event is delivered by Steve Camm and Karen Wood of the North East Social Enterprise Partnership, the regional body promoting and supporting social enterprise in the North East. This two day boot camp is aimed at pre-start social enterprises. You will most likely have a potential idea or ideas in mind for […]