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We help people tackle society's big problems

For 25 years, we've supported people to ignite change in their communities. Find out how we can support you.

Our courses
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We run 20+ programmes a year, equipping you to start or scale a project with purpose

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Trading for Good

Fully funded programmes for people who want to improve our world. You'll gain the knowledge, skills, and confidence to develop and grow projects that tackle social and environmental challenges through strong trading income streams.

Measuring Social Impact

Join our three day course packed full of the information that you need to measure your impact successfully.

"The SSE programme has been life-changing for me. I've become the leader I wanted to be."

We helped Nureen. Now she helps thousands of low-income families and people from marginalised communities

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leaders of social change supported in 2022-2023

Our impact


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