View, print or download this SocEnt UK report here…pdf
100,000 SocEnt businesses
2 million employees
Generating £60 billion of UK GDP
Source: Hidden Revolution – Size and Scale and Social Enterprise in 2018
A report by Social Enterprise UK
Perhaps no more words are needed…well maybe not!
12% of social enterprises are led by someone from the BAME community.
50% of social enterprises have developed a new product or service in the last 12 months.
Taking our sector mainstream?
We are mainstream!
A series of free events at your local
Business & IP Centre, from the British Library and local authorities.
Book your free place in Nottingham here…
Not overtly dedicated to the Social Marketplace, but a day of free engagement, idea exploration and support-signposting from a variety of key players in the enterprise and tech market encouragement sectors.
DATE AND TIME: Thu 20 September 2018 09:00 – 16:30 BST
Did you know that if you are a Community Interest Company (CIC) you can apply to convert directly to a charitable incorporated organisation (CIO)?
At the end of August the Charity Commission have just published detailed guidance on what you need to achieve this change in your governance.
The guidance offers five key steps to go through in order to change your organisation status.
Prepare a conversion resolution – see more here.
Adopt Charity Commission model constitution – see more here.
Prepare a resolution adopting the CIO constitution – see more here.
Apply for charitable status – see more here.
Also offered is guidance on what to do after you have applied – see more here.
You can find full details of the advice pages here –
Note: There is a nicely detailed article by Lucy Johnson-Cameron available on the ‘final word’ on the benefits of a CIO, just in case you are in mid-debate, see more here…
We are always happy to help in formative discussions about governance.
Contact us here.