Understanding Social Enterprise Isle of Coll 3pm - 9pm | 19 & 20 August 2013
Who is it for?
Social enterprise is a new model of business that combines the best of business with clear and purposeful social aims.
This programme is for anyone interested in developing a greater awareness of social enterprise.
Our Understanding Social Enterprise (USE) programme will give you a broad view of the concept of social enterprise, the challenges established enterprises currently face, and what the future holds for this emerging movement.
It acts as an ideal introduction to the social enterprise business model but is also of use if you already have a working knowledge of the concept.
When, where and how much?
What will I learn?
This is a two-day programme:
By the end of USE you will have: •
Enjoyed an interactive programme using interactive materials;
Developed your awareness of what social enterprises do;
Learned about the values and purposes of social enterprises, their organisational and legal structures, finance and support;
Taken part in lively discussion about what social enterprise means to you.
Day 1: 3pm - 9pm Monday 19 August Day 2: 3pm - 9pm Tuesday 20 August This project is funded by the European Social Fund and Highlands and Islands Enterprise. This support enables you to access this programme at no cost.
“I felt I knew nothing about social enterprise when I arrived. When I left I knew enough to know where we could use social enterprise within our community.” Mairi Brown
Book your place: Online | 01463 238088 | firstname.lastname@example.org www.theacademy-ssea.org | @SocEntAcademy The Social Enterprise Academy is a company limited by guarantee registered in Scotland No. 272855 and a Scottish Charity SC035936