Press Release – Wednesday 16 September 2020 Social Enterprise Scotland launch Digital Showcase 2020 to shine a spotlight on the exceptional work of the social enterprise sector through Covid-19 This past year has been a year like no other. The impact of Covid-19 on our communities, and the rest of the world, has been […].
Every year Social Enterprise Scotland holds an annual awards programme celebrating the impact of social enterprise, recognising leaders in the social enterprise community and highlighting new and upcoming organisations. The event is held in Parliament and we were due to host our 2020 event on 3rd November. However, Covid means not only is this not […].
Social Enterprise Awards Scotland 2019 – winners announced! #SocEntAwards19 socialenterpriseawards.scot Awards news on Twitter: #SocEntAwards19 The winners of Scotland’s annual awards for success in social enterprise have been announced at an awards ceremony in The Scottish Parliament. The winner of Social Enterprise of the Year 2019 is Community Food Initiatives North East (CFINE) in Aberdeen, Environmental Social Enterprise was […].
The shortlist for the Social Enterprise Awards 2019 has been announced by Social Enterprise Scotland, see names in alphabetical order below. Winners will be announced at The Scottish Parliament awards ceremony on Tuesday 12 November 2019. Social Enterprise of the Year Brewgooder Community Food Initiatives North East Glasgow Credit Union St Andrews First Aid […].
#SocEntAwards18 The winners of Scotland’s annual awards for innovation and success in social enterprise were announced at an awards ceremony in The Scottish Parliament last night. The winner of Social Enterprise of the Year 2018 is CCI Scotland, Environmental Social Enterprise was awarded to Point and Sandwick Trust and the One to Watch winner is […].
The Social Enterprise Champion – under 26 category is sponsored by Firstport and Challenges Worldwide. Firstport is Scotland’s development agency for start-up social entrepreneurs and social enterprise. They provide a full package of support that includes seed funding, business advice and connections to help social entrepreneurs make their ideas a reality. The Challenges Group is a family […].
The Social Enterprise Champion category is sponsored by Royal Bank of Scotland The social enterprise sector is an integral part of Royal Bank of Scotland’s strategy to make a positive difference to communities across the UK and Northern Ireland. We are so proud of our own Charity, Social & Community Capital, whom provide support & […].
The Environmental Social Enterprise category is sponsored by Highlands and Islands Enterprise. Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) is an ambitious organisation with a unique remit from the Scottish Government that integrates economic and community development. They work in a diverse region which extends from Shetland to Argyll, and from the Outer Hebrides to Moray, covering more than half of […].
The Social Impact Award is sponsored by Social Value Lab. Social Value Lab work in Scotland, UK-wide and internationally – conducting research, demonstrating impact, developing new social ventures, and supporting others to do the same. They produce evidence and ideas that help to make things work better… communities, organisations and services. Shortlisted Organisations Cre8te Opportunities Limited GTS Solutions CIC The Spark.
The One to Watch category is sponsored by Big Issue Invest and Power Up Scotland partners including Aberdeen Standard Investments, Brodies and The University of Edinburgh. The Power Up Scotland Programme develops early stage social businesses through investment, business support and cross-sector partnerships. Power Up is open to organisations across Scotland and has made £750,000 available to lend over the […].