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Connecting, supporting, developing and sustaining vibrant businesses to create social change.

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Business Development Officer with career progression - Cookstown £Negotiable

Each year we will run two rounds of funding for organisations that inspire and enable women to explore and unlock their enterprise potential.


Intro to Social Enterprise - West Belfast Social Enterprise Hub

West Belfast Social Enterprise Hub are holding another FREE seminar; Introduction to Social Enterprise, on 31st October from 9:30-11:30.

To register your interest please get in touch via email (westbelfast@socialenterprisehub.co.uk or nicole@ortus.co.uk) or telephone (028 9023 1605).

Meet the Buyer: Belfast Waterfront - Supply Chain Opportunities

Interested in finding out more about business opportunities as part of Belfast City Council's £29.5m expansion of the Belfast Waterfront’s conference and exhibition facilities?

Register today for this important opportunity to Meet the Buyers.

Social Enterprise Means Business Masterclass - 7 Nov 14

The next Social Enterprise Means Business masterclass will take place on Friday 7th November from 8.30am-10.30am at Invest NI.

Social Innovation Camp - 26 November

SI camp helps build technical solutions to social challenges and will run in Northern Ireland later in 2014. SI camp will start with the Challenge Owners – those with a role in social innovation, stakeholders, representatives or employees of small community/voluntary organisations or employees of larger community/voluntary organisations.

Make the internet work for your business!

The WWW.Series is designed to help your business capitalize on the power of the internet, including social media sites, by improving your online presence.

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NOW - that’s a great Social Enterprise

The L&Q Group, who are one of London's largest residential developers, have acquired Social Impact Tracker to measure the impact of their community development activities across key foundation themes of Financial Inclusion, Employment and Training, Strengthening Communities and Positive Futures for Young People.

Santander and UnLtd have today announced that Belfast-based entrepreneur Fintan Connolly, founder of The TakeTen Programme, is a winner in the ‘Fast Growth’ category of the Santander Social Enterprise Development Awards (SEDA).

Ballymena is to benefit from a £1m Enterprise Investment to promote opportunities for private and social entrepreneurs to start and grow their business in Ballymena.  This joint announcement was ma

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Membership is open to both organisations and individuals to reflect the valued input Social Entrepreneurs bring to the economy, but who may not yet be running an organisation. We welcome membership from organisations in the Private, Public or Third Sectors who wish to associate with the work of Social Enterprise NI.

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Social Enterprise NI recommends Trade Social, the online directory of Social Enterprises in NI, encouraging networking and sales to each other, the public and private sectors, and general public.

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