Putting social enterprise at the heart of economic recovery and regeneration in South West England.
Social enterprises, community businesses and charities are well placed to drive and support a more cooperative, more localised and community led, equitable and sustainable economy.
The School for Social Entrepreneurs (SSE) is leading an exciting programme of support across the region, funded by the UK Government through the UK Community Renewal Fund, in partnership with Somerset County Council, Devon County Council and the West of England Combined Authority.
Discover the support available:
Devon Social Entrepreneurs Programme, run by SSE. Applications open!
Founders for the Future, a free start-up programme for young adults, run by Stir to Action in partnership with SSE. Applications open soon.
Free workshops and events, run by Devon Communities Together
In Bath and North East Somerset
Bath and North East Somerset Social Entrepreneurs Programme, run by SSE. Applications open!
Free workshops and events, run by BATHNES third sector group (3SG).
Fill out your details here to be kept in the loop about future workshops and events as part of this programme
The UK Community Renewal Fund is a UK Government programme for 2021/22. This aims to support people and communities most in need across the UK to pilot programmes and new approaches to build community resilience and prepare for the UK Shared Prosperity Fund. It invests in skills, community and place, local business, and supporting people into employment. For more information, see here.
For all enquiries about the programme, please contact us at [email protected]