Thrive: Access to employment

Applications are now open for Thrive: Access to employment! Deadline: Thursday 14th February 2019

Social Enterprise & Social Investment Start-Up and Support Workshop Event

Thrive Trafford are offering those interested in either starting up or those currently running a social enterprise the opportunity to come together and share their Enterprise ideas!

_SocialStarters & Pernod Ricard Social Enterprise Troubleshooter

_SocialStarters & Pernod Ricard are running a troubleshooter day in Manchester on 15th February! Deadline for registration: Sunday 20th January

Journey into Social Enterprise: Long March or Walking the Talk?

A brilliant article about some of the discussions that took place at the Greater Manchester Social Enterprise Summit!

Inspire* Leadership Mentoring Service

Inspire* is as a free service set-up by leading law firm gunnercooke LLP to help growing and ambitious social enterprises and charities!

Discover the Recipe for Success with 4 Lunch’s Food Business Events

Discover the Recipe for Success with 4Lunch’s series of food business events for aspiring foodies, entrepreneurs and community projects.

Wigan's Men's Sheds Crowdfunder - Ends Jan 7th!

An opportunity to support a project which reduces social isolation in men by providing hubs where they can make friends whilst working on projects such as woodworking

Expressions of Interest invited for GM Co-operative Commission

Those interested should complete and return the expression of interest form by 5pm on Thursday 10th January 2019.


Greater Manchester Social Enterprise Summit - An overview of the day

Find out what went on (or remind yourself!) and see slides and photos from this excellent event here...

GM Social Enterprise Summit - Andy Burnham supports new vision for social enterprise in Greater Manchester

“We are the historic home of social enterprise, and we need to make it right for the 21st century"

Launch of a vision for social enterprise in Greater Manchester

A vision for social enterprise in Greater Manchester will be launched at the Greater Manchester Social Enterprise Summit tomorrow, 15th November - Social Enterprise Day!

Book your ticket for the Greater Manchester Social Enterprise Summit - Thursday 15th November

GMSEN are excited to present the Greater Manchester Social Enterprise Summit: Working Together to do Business For Good

Station South Crowdfunder!

Station South are crowdfunding to transform an old railway station into a destination cycle café, co-working space and permaculture inspired garden! Deadline: Tuesday 2nd October 

HMPasties Crowdfunder!

HMPasties are crowdfunding to enable their social enterprise to grow and create more jobs for ex-offenders! Deadline: Monday 1st October

Women's English & Cooking Project

Heart & Parcel are running drop-in sessions, every Monday until 15th October,  for women to try out their english whilst cooking in a relaxed, informal environment!

Stockport Community Pitch Event

Pitching event for funding available to projects that bring social benefit to Stockport! Deadline for applications: Tuesday 18th September

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A social enterprise strategy for Greater Manchester - your comments please!

Inviting comments from social enterprises on the draft social enterprise strategy for Greater Manchester.

WordLabs Elevating Ideas Competition - Deadline extended!

£50,000 to kickstart your entrepreneurial journey! Deadline extended: Monday 22nd October 2018

Finding, Managing and Motivating Volunteers Event

The latest peer mentoring event organised by Flourish CIC takes place on Friday 14th September!

Let's Talk Good Finance - Salford

Information event open to all social enterprises and charities in Salford on Thursday 22nd November