Maximising Social Value from Public Sector Procurement – Free Social Business Wales workshops throughout October @socialbizwales #wales #events #socent

There is continued recognition of the critical role that social businesses play in delivering innovative, person centred public services in Wales. Yet, the 2017 Social Business Mapping Report shows declines in the extent to which social businesses serve the public sector. This workshop will explore the opportunities for social businesses in the delivery of public… Read More Maximising Social Value from Public Sector Procurement – Free Social Business Wales workshops throughout October @socialbizwales #wales #events #socent

Social Business Wales Conference – 05.10.17, Llangollen. Book your free place today! #socialbusiness #wales

Social Business Wales Conference 05 October 2017, Llangollen Pavilion Inspirational talks on growth, innovation and digital technology in store for next month’s event With one month to go until Wales’ Social Business awards and conference here’s a snapshot of what to expect: Ken Skates AM, Cabinet Secretary for Economy and Infrastructure Addressing the conference for a second… Read More Social Business Wales Conference – 05.10.17, Llangollen. Book your free place today! #socialbusiness #wales

Date for your diary – Social Business Wales Conference, 5.10.17, Llangollen #events #socialbusiness #conference #wales

Social Business Wales Conference, 05 October 2017 Supporting social businesses with aspirations to grow and be more sustainable What: The Social Business Wales Conference is specifically intended to provide inspiration, ideas and practical skills to social businesses in Wales (social enterprises, co-operatives, charitable trading arms, consortia, employee owned businesses)  which will help them enter new markets, develop new products… Read More Date for your diary – Social Business Wales Conference, 5.10.17, Llangollen #events #socialbusiness #conference #wales

A new report ‘Mapping the Social Business Sector in Wales’ is now available #socialbusiness #wales

Social businesses in Wales form a dynamic, growing sector. This research estimates that the sector is worth £2.37 billion to the Welsh economy, supports approximately 40,800 jobs, and offers opportunities to volunteer to approximately 48,000 – 58,000 people. Social Business Wales and the Wales Co-operative Centre have published a detailed report on the Social Business… Read More A new report ‘Mapping the Social Business Sector in Wales’ is now available #socialbusiness #wales

Indycube launch events – June 2017 #coworking #membership #events #wales

Indycube are running an event to launch their Community Benefit Society status and their digital community membership at Indycube, as well as opening their 30th location in Newtown. Please see an invitation from the Indycube team below: You may know of indycube as a provider of coworking spaces across Wales, and we’re now expanding our network… Read More Indycube launch events – June 2017 #coworking #membership #events #wales

‘Meet your social investor’ 2017 events #socialinvestment #wales #socialbizwales

‘Meet your Social Investor’ – Social investment for business growth events Over two successive mapping exercises, access to finance and funding has come up as a key barrier for social businesses hoping to grow. This year we are repeating the Meet Your Social Investor events to continue to address this situation. What additional finance options… Read More ‘Meet your social investor’ 2017 events #socialinvestment #wales #socialbizwales