Social Investment – Growing Great Ideas for Good!

Half day information seminar on Wednesday 19th September delivered by GM Social Investment team at The Bolton Hub!

UnLtd - Thrive: Solutions for an Ageing Society

Thrive: Solutions for an Ageing Society is UnLtd's new accelerator programme supporting people in later life! Applications close on Friday 28th September 

VCSE Tender Opportunity to Supply St Thomas Centre!

An exciting opportunity for a GM based social enterprise to supply St Thomas Centre! - Deadline Friday 28th September at 12 noon

Expressions of Interest Now Open for Brow House

One Manchester are now taking expressions of interest for the use of Brow House, in Fallowfield, for local organisations! Deadline: Friday 3rd August 

Eco Social Enterprise Start Up Programme

A six-month programme for young people in the North West to start up an eco social enterprise! Deadline: Monday 23rd July at 4pm

Financial Skills for Small Social Enterprises Webinar

This free webinar will be taking place at 1pm on Tuesday 22nd May, deadline for expressions of interest is Friday 18th May!

Commonplace Joins Mayfield!

Manchester-based social enterprise, Commonplace are taking up office at the city centre’s newest co-working space Mayfield & Co.

EY Foundation's 2018 Accelerate Programme!

An opportunity for entrepreneurs aged 18 - 30 who make a social or environmental impact to access business expertise to help enterprise growth and to increase their own impact!

Let's Talk Good Finance - Intro to Social Investment Event

Event open to all Social Enterprises and Charities in the Wigan Borough area - Tuesday 22nd May!

Community - University Partnership Initiative

Supporting community organisations and universities to develop research collaborations.
Application Deadline: Tuesday 20th March 2018

UnLtd - Thrive: A Social Accelerator

Thrive is UnLtd's new social accelerator helping ambitious social ventures to scale!

Big Heart Network Lunch & Learn event: Winning Funding Applications

Join Big Heart Network for their first quarterly Lunch & Learn event of 2018 on Wednesday 14th March in Manchester!

Free Co-Working Spaces!

Free co-working desk space for Social Enterprises in Manchester for up to 4 full-time equivalent staff

ERDF - Business Support Call In Greater Manchester

An event on March 19th in Manchester to inform VCSE organisations about the soon-to-be announced European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) Business Support project 

Manchester Credit Union Corporate Membership Accounts

Businesses wanting to keep money in the local economy - and support local people in the process to access local savings and affordable loans - can choose to open accounts in which to deposit excess funds.

UnLtd Starting Well Workshop

UnLtd are running a half day workshop on Thursday 8th February aimed at social entrepreneurs in the early stage of their journey!

Social Value and Supply Chain Opportunities with GMHP

GM Housing Providers are hosting an event on Tuesday 27th February 2018 on the role that social value plays in their buying decisions and how to access forthcoming opportunities.

Amani Community Choir Christmas Concert - 23rd December

Celebrate Christmas with songs from a variety of cultures and live accompaniment from the Amani creative band.

Social Enterprise UK Awards 2017

Social Enterprise UK Awards 2017

Social Enterprise UK Awards 2017 – Two Greater Manchester social enterprises highly commended.

Congratulations to Rose Marley, Director of Sharp Futures and to Stretford Public Hall!

The Commonplace bus
Commonplace - The Big Conversion!

You can contribute to the Commonplace crowdfunder so they can convert their bus into a a flexible community event space... and check out their exciting incentives!