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    SSE in a nutshell

    We help 1,000 people a year develop the skills, strengths and networks they need to tackle society’s biggest problems. Our network of schools spans the UK, Canada and India

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    Our impact

    Social entrepreneurs on our biggest UK programme help 328,000 people while creating meaningful jobs, and we're championing diverse leadership

  • Rianna Raymond-Williams, founder and managing director of Shine ALOUD CIC

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    Meet Shine ALOUD founder, Rianna

    Rianna recently wrote for The Independent about the lack of black women in conversations about PrEP. Discover what else she's been up to since completing our programme.

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    What are community businesses?

    Our CEO Alistair Wilson explains how and why we are supporting community businesses, along with our partners Power to Change.

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    Congrats Ali!

    CEO Alastair Wilson listed in PwC Inspirational 50 to celebrate 50 years of Pride and the Stonewall Uprising.

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    Widening the ‘we’

    Network manager, Amy Barbor, writes about how ‘nice progressive white people’ like her need to challenge themselves to make the social sector more inclusive.

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    Tackling knife crime

    Charles Rapson, CEO of (SSE Midlands, explains how he’s facilitating conversations between social entrepreneurs and the police to tackle the region’s tragic youth crime problem.

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    'Our opportunity to establish a new Trust Society'

    Writing in a personal capacity, Charlotte Young shares her vision for how to improve conditions for people facing most challenges

  • HRH The Duchess of Cambridge walks with RHS Director General Sue Biggs (C) and community gardener Nicola Freshwater at RHS It's Your Neighbourhood group King Henry's Walk Garden in Islington. The visit comes as it was announced the Duchess will design the RHS garden at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show with landscape architects Davies White, Jan 15, 2019..

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    Meet Marnie Rose, co-founder of The Garden Classroom

    Marnie's social enterprise provides urban children and adults with outdoor experiences that stimulate respect for nature.