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Big Issue Invest reports close to £40 million of investment into social enterprises and charities at time of crisis
Big Issue Invest

Big Issue Invest reports close to £40 million of investment into social enterprises and charities at time of crisis

The report revealed that the social investment arm of The Big Issue, supported 184 social enterprises across the UK with £39.7 million Assets Under Management (AUM) at March 2021*.

The Knitting Network Supports Big Issue Vendors
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The Knitting Network Supports Big Issue Vendors

How can you double your donation to Big Issue vendors?
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How can you double your donation to Big Issue vendors?

The Big Issue Foundation is delighted to be announced as a participant in The Big Give’s Christmas Challenge 2021. Donate via our Christmas Challenge page and all donations will be doubled, at no cost to you!

“No one to be alone this Christmas” Cheralyn’s #BigWish
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“No one to be alone this Christmas” Cheralyn’s #BigWish

Every Savoo deal donates to The Big Issue Foundation!
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Every Savoo deal donates to The Big Issue Foundation!

Fund reopens to deliver £16.3 million in grant funding to social enterprises
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Fund reopens to deliver £16.3 million in grant funding to social enterprises

Rhia takes on Royal Parks Half Marathon for The Big Issue
Big Issue Foundation

Rhia takes on Royal Parks Half Marathon for The Big Issue

“We want to tell their story in every part of the UK.”
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“We want to tell their story in every part of the UK.”

Fund reopens to deliver £16.3 million in grant funding to social enterprises
Big Issue Invest

Fund reopens to deliver £16.3 million in grant funding to social enterprises

Rhia takes on Royal Parks Half Marathon for The Big Issue
Big Issue Foundation

Rhia takes on Royal Parks Half Marathon for The Big Issue

“We want to tell their story in every part of the UK.”
Big Issue Foundation

“We want to tell their story in every part of the UK.”

How to volunteer with The Big Issue this Christmas
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How to volunteer with The Big Issue this Christmas

From street art to skateboarding, hip-hop to hidden history – meet the real Southampton
Behind the scenes

From street art to skateboarding, hip-hop to hidden history – meet the real Southampton

Big Issue Invest are looking for Inclusion Partners for a new Covid relief fund for social entrepreneurs
Big Issue Invest

Big Issue Invest are looking for Inclusion Partners for a new Covid relief fund for social entrepreneurs

Big Issue Invest is looking for an experienced evaluation and learning partner to support new project
Big Issue Invest

Big Issue Invest is looking for an experienced evaluation and learning partner to support new project

Recovery Lending | Perspectives From A Social Entrepeneur | Yes Brixham
Big Issue Invest

Recovery Lending | Perspectives From A Social Entrepeneur | Yes Brixham

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The 52 Project Encourages All To Make Positive Change
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The 52 Project Encourages All To Make Positive Change

Recovery Lending | Perspectives from a Social Entrepreneur | GMAX
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Recovery Lending | Perspectives from a Social Entrepreneur | GMAX

Big Issue Invest launches Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion Measurement Tool
Big Issue Invest

Big Issue Invest launches Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion Measurement Tool

Big Issue vendors are back!
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Big Issue vendors are back!

Recovery lending during and following COVID | Turning on the tap
Big Issue Invest

Recovery lending during and following COVID | Turning on the tap

March gives us the opportunity to celebrate Women’s Day, one isn’t enough. Let’s keep celebrating Women!
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March gives us the opportunity to celebrate Women’s Day, one isn’t enough. Let’s keep celebrating Women!

A Look Back on the Anniversary of Closing The Offices
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A Look Back on the Anniversary of Closing The Offices

Photographer Captures Life in Lockdown
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Photographer Captures Life in Lockdown

Big Issue Partners With Fuel Bank Foundation
Big Issue Foundation

Big Issue Partners With Fuel Bank Foundation

Budget missed ‘huge potential’ for social business to drive UK recovery
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Budget missed ‘huge potential’ for social business to drive UK recovery

Brides Bounce for Big Issue vendors
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Brides Bounce for Big Issue vendors

Big Issue Invest Insight Series Events
Big Issue Invest

Big Issue Invest Insight Series Events

London Marathon set for record breaking year!
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London Marathon set for record breaking year!

It’s National Payroll Giving Week
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It’s National Payroll Giving Week

It is One World. Why environmental, social and governance issues work best together.
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It is One World. Why environmental, social and governance issues work best together.

Make 2021 the year you do something amazing
Big Issue Foundation

Make 2021 the year you do something amazing

The Turning Tides Project take on Big Walk for vendors
Big Issue Foundation

The Turning Tides Project take on Big Walk for vendors

Big Issue launch ‘100 Days of Action’ emergency appeal
Big Issue Foundation

Big Issue launch ‘100 Days of Action’ emergency appeal

Virgin Media Customers Support Vendors This Christmas
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Virgin Media Customers Support Vendors This Christmas

Just Eat and Social Bite launch Christmas Meal Appeal
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Just Eat and Social Bite launch Christmas Meal Appeal

Belstaff Support Big Issue Vendors on Black Friday
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Belstaff Support Big Issue Vendors on Black Friday

With temperatures dropping and fewer shoppers on the high street, our vendors need you now more than ever. Buy, subscribe or donate.