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We help people tackle society's big problems

We've worked locally and internationally for 24 years. Now we're helping communities rebuild from Covid-19

About us
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Online workshops

60+ workshops to develop the skills you need to progress and create change

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These online guides share insights into funding, marketing, measuring impact and much more

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How to start up in 10 steps

As we come into 2022, realise your new year resolutions - get the ball rolling with your social enterprise

"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

Read Nureen's story


leaders of change supported each year

Our impact

3.4 million

people in need helped by our social entrepreneurs, in just one year

Read our annual report


Covid-19 emergency grants given

Meet the people we support