Social Enterprise eBulletin, June 2019


Welcome to our latest social enterprise e-bulletin which contains a selection of the latest events, information and opportunities relevant to social enterprises in Greater Manchester

For more details on any of the headings below go in the first instance to

Bolton Social Business Collective (The Social Business Collective / A Small Good Thing)

Reducing Re-offending Rates (ANTZ Network)

Economic Justice for the North West (IPPR)

Strategic selling for SMEs: How tenders can boost your business capability (Centre for Enterprise, Manchester Metropolitan University)

Repair Café (Boiler House)

Our GM, Our Children, Our Future (GMCVO)

An Evening with Jam and Justice (The Jam & Justice Action Research Collective)

Regional Criminal Justice Forum (Clinks)

The Future of Manchester – Where people think big (Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce)

Dare to Change (Visible Breakthrough Coaching Ltd)

New Frontiers: The social sector through Brexit (Brexit Civil Society Alliance / NPC / Lloyds Bank Foundation)

Marketing and Social Media for Small Businesses (Lloyds Bank)

Energiser: Your Local Business Accelerator taster in Manchester (Enterprise Nation)


UK Social Enterprise Awards 2019 ​​​​(Social Enterprise UK)

The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise ​​​​​(Government)

Flourish’s Annual Mentor-a-thon (Flourish)

Greater Manchester Good Employment Charter (GMCA)

Finance and Funding

Greater Manchester: ESF Community Grants 2019 – 2021

The Naturesave Trust

The Architectural Heritage Fund

News and Publications

Social Investment Tax Relief: call for evidence

Survey on trading & finance plans

Front and Centre – Putting Social Value at the Heart of Inclusive Growth

Useful Resources for Social Entrepreneurs

Clinks’ State of the sector survey 2019

Diversity and inclusion in Social Investment

Cobra Online Reference Library