Meet our students

Short interviews with some of the inspirational social entrepreneurs we've supported. Read about the impact they're having and what they think of SSE.

Fellows’ stories

Social Entrepreneur founder of Happy Go Cooking

Sky Glover, Happy Go Cooking

"SSE created a family for me to be a part of and the support continues."

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Andy Ross, Social Entrepreneur and Founder of New Caledonian Woodlands

Andy Ross, New Caledonian Woodlands

"The Scale Up Programme was the single best form of support I have had in the 10 years I have been running New Caledonian Woodlands."

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Social Entrepreneur founder of Evenbreak

Jane Hatton, Evenbreak

"SSE was there at a vital part of Evenbreak’s growth and I am indebted to the sponsors, staff and fellow students."

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Social Entrepreneur founder of Bounceback Food

Duncan Swainsbury, Bounceback Food

"Our achievements so far wouldn’t have been possible without the SSE."

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Social Entrepreneur founder of Little Miracles

Michelle King, Little Miracles

"The School for Social Entrepreneurs have given us the skills to manage the scaling process in a safe and sustainable way."

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Junior Smart, SSE Fellow and founder of SOS Gangs

Junior Smart, SOS Gangs

"SSE was a great learning experience for me. I was encouraged to look in ways I had not previously thought to look before."

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Social Enterprise Peloton Liverpool

Daniel Robinson, Peloton Liverpool

"For a start-up it’s a depressing world out there at times. The School for Social Entrepreneurs is the antidote."

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Liam and van with the Minister

Liam Burke, 2nd Chances

"It’s been a rollercoaster. The School for Social Entrepreneurs course has taught me things like financial forecasting and cash flows, but the toughest bit has been getting my pricing right."

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Social entrepreneurs Open Barbers

Greygory Vass, Open Barbers

"The School for Social Entrepreneurs has been an invaluable source to bringing Open Barbers into existence."

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Florence making jewellery

Florence Norman, Sweet Cavanagh

"SSE has been a place of confidence building and skill honing, but furthermore it’s been the most incredible platform of resources and support."

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