Opportunity for VCSE orgs to occupy unused train station rooms and buildings

A unique opportunity to occupy unused rooms and buildings in train stations is being offered by the GM Rail Stations Alliance

Wigan awarded Social Enterprise Place status by SEUK

Following on from Salford, Wigan is now the second Greater Manchester borough to be recognised by SEUK as a Social Enterprise Place...

Social Enterprise eBulletin - March 2021

The GMCVO Social Enterprise eBulletin is now available for March 2021.

Free support for social enterprises via 'Skills for Growth SME Support' programme

A new service has been launched to help organisations come back stronger from the challenges presented during the pandemic, this time better equipped and better prepared with the skills for the future...

Arts Council funding success for Manchester social enterprise theatre group's lockdown podcast

Lockdown podcast Armchair Adventures continues with extra funding for professional writers and musicians...

Flourish CIC launch their third Time to Grow Programme

Launched in partnership with Manchester City Council and NatWest, the programme will support women as a force for social change in North Manchester...

Social Enterprise eBulletin - December 2020

The GMCVO Social Enterprise eBulletin is now available for December 2020.

Ground-breaking partnership project launches to support migrant families

A pioneering project that aims to support families following serial migration and reduce the likelihood of family breakdown or social services involvement is launching in the North West...

Social Enterprise eBulletin - November 2020

The GMCVO Social Enterprise eBulletin is now available for November 2020.

Made by Mortals awarded £60,000 to support older people and children during the COVID-19 crisis

Manchester-based CIC Made by Mortals has been awarded just over £60,000 funding from two national funding pots to help carry on its important work during the COVID-19 crisis.

UnLtd & Comic Relief partner on £5 million matched fund to support social entrepreneurs into recovery

UnLtd and Comic Relief have been successful in securing a £10 million matched funding bid from the Department for Culture, Media & Sport to support social entrepreneurs through Covid-19 and boost a more inclusive recovery.

Social Enterprise eBulletin - October 2020

The GMCVO Social Enterprise eBulletin is now available for October 2020.

Choose Communities: #BuySocial campaign - 15th-17th October 2020

This year's #BuySocial campaign is centred around the idea that when we 'buy social', we are choosing to support communities...

Social Enterprise eBulletin - September 2020

The GMCVO Social Enterprise eBulletin is now available for September 2020

Building Back Better in Greater Manchester: inclusive economy report published

The VCSE Leadership Group has published a discussion paper on 'Building Back Better' in Greater Manchester to create a more inclusive economy, together with the VCSE sector and the wider social economy.

‘No Going Back’: 22 voices from Manchester's VCSE sector

“Invest in a crucial sector or risk losing it”, say Manchester’s voluntary sector leaders

GMSEN hosts 'Build Back Better' Open Space webinar

On July 15th, GMSEN hosted a webinar to look at the role of social enterprise and the social economy in 'Building Back Better' and the recovery from Covid-19...

Social Enterprise eBulletin - August 2020

The GMCVO Social Enterprise eBulletin is now available for August 2020

Help us showcase the work of GM's VCSE sector

The State of the Sector survey is back and we need your help!

Flourish CIC have published their Flourishing Beyond Covid toolkit for social enterprises…

Flourish have created this comprehensive toolkit in partnership with Manchester City Council...