Interest in a more ethical way to run businesses has started a revolution as socially-aware entrepreneurs have shown that mainstream business can have a social conscience and still be successful. The Social Enterprise Bootcamp will equip participants with the practical tools, techniques, models and mind-set to set up, or scale-up, their social enterprise.
A series of 1:1 bespoke support, mentoring and short, sharp workshops from social enterprise, Red Ochre. Masterclass sessions are 3 hours long covering topics as diverse as funding, business planning, influencing people, building and managing an effective team, and impact and evaluation.
CSV Make a Difference Day aims to to do just what it says. It's an opportunity for people to try out volunteering and for charities, community groups, companies, schools, universities and faith communities, to organise events, get creative, or sign up to things happening locally. Activities can be anything from creating a community community garden to teaching IT skills, renovating a homeless shelter or knitting outfits for premature babies.
CSV has free resources available, including an Action Pack, campaign resources, how-to-guides and lesson plans. Get these by registering your event email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call Freephone 0800 284 533.
Building Bridges Pendle is an interfaith organisation and a registered charity which wants to bring a realisation that diversity, is a positive aspect in the make-up of our society. People must view differences in Culture and Faith as richness and be aware of commonalities in our identity as citizens of a multi-cultural and multi-faith country. Building Bridges Pendle, Lancs