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Charities and social enterprises offered loans to beat energy bills
Social enterprises

Charities and social enterprises offered loans to beat energy bills

Big Issue Invest is offering energy bill loans to charities and social enterprises which are struggling with rising costs.

How a grassroots group is reimagining community activism in east London
Community activism

How a grassroots group is reimagining community activism in east London

“It really concerns me that marginalised communities are just not at the right tables,” says Coffee Afrik founder Abdi Hassan.

An artisan soap maker is giving homeless people jobs and support to turn their lives around
Social Justice

An artisan soap maker is giving homeless people jobs and support to turn their lives around

A chance encounter with a woman on the streets led Aaron Probert to create Labre’s Hope, which helps people experiencing homelessness.

Bad news for Jeff Bezos is good news for people-focused business
social enterprise

Bad news for Jeff Bezos is good news for people-focused business

Landmark fund to help diverse entrepreneurs change society announced
Social enterprises

Landmark fund to help diverse entrepreneurs change society announced

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School social enterprise stars take up the Big Issue sell-off challenge!
Sponsored content

School social enterprise stars take up the Big Issue sell-off challenge!

Social enterprise: the next generation shaping a better world
Sponsored content

Social enterprise: the next generation shaping a better world

School social enterprises take centre stage in this week’s Big Issue
Sponsored content

School social enterprises take centre stage in this week’s Big Issue

How a stationery company is helping disadvantaged women rediscover their self-worth
Social Justice

How a stationery company is helping disadvantaged women rediscover their self-worth

Lighthouse Furniture is helping low-income families make their house a home
poverty

Lighthouse Furniture is helping low-income families make their house a home

Homelessness charity launches ‘pay-it-forward’ café
Homelessness

Homelessness charity launches ‘pay-it-forward’ café

Tips and tricks for success in getting funding for your social enterprise
Social enterprise

Tips and tricks for success in getting funding for your social enterprise

These are officially the best social enterprises in the UK right now
Business

These are officially the best social enterprises in the UK right now

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Green business: Four expert tips for making your company sustainable
Sustainability

Green business: Four expert tips for making your company sustainable

This pioneering project defied national reoffending rates – by giving young people a job
Employment

This pioneering project defied national reoffending rates – by giving young people a job

Social enterprise giving young-ex offenders a second chance wins royal awards
Social enterprise

Social enterprise giving young-ex offenders a second chance wins royal awards

What is a social enterprise?
Activism

What is a social enterprise?

BAME social entrepreneurs are booming but struggle for funding
Activism

BAME social entrepreneurs are booming but struggle for funding

Social enterprises are the road back from Covid
Opinion

Social enterprises are the road back from Covid

6 ways to get finance and careers help as covid restrictions ease
Employment

6 ways to get finance and careers help as covid restrictions ease

Charity shop platform Thriftify wants to help the UK shun fast fashion
Activism

Charity shop platform Thriftify wants to help the UK shun fast fashion

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Meet the woman using Christmas cards to fight pollution in the Thames
Activism

Meet the woman using Christmas cards to fight pollution in the Thames

Social Enterprise Day: 40 organisations turning profits into positives
Activism

Social Enterprise Day: 40 organisations turning profits into positives

£5m Comic Relief fund opens to boost social enterprises through pandemic
Activism

£5m Comic Relief fund opens to boost social enterprises through pandemic

Social enterprise refits old laptops to help homeless people connect
Activism

Social enterprise refits old laptops to help homeless people connect

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