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Getting Ready to Grow – Understanding Routes to Social Investment

Wednesday 19th June, 12pm – 2pm
Innospace Business Incubator, Manchester

Whether you’ve been running for 3-5 years and are looking seriously at your routes to growth and investment or you’re an emerging social venture looking at your options, this peer learning session and panel discussion with a couple of local investment agencies will help you think through your next steps.

Join us for an overview of income generation and investment options to help plan your future sustainability, led by Nickala Torkington of Flourish Together, followed by a wider dicussion and information sessions with colleagues fromResonance and GMCVO who both run social investment programmes.

Flourish will also be discussing their Mentor-a-thon and ways to get involved!

Tea, coffee and cake provided. Find out more

Good Finance Live – North West

Thursday 27th June, 9:30am – 4pm
St. Thomas Centre, Manchester

Are you a social enterprise, charity or community organisation who are trading and making an income from that activity? And are you currently exploring ways to scale up that activity or finance new plans? If so, Good Finance Live is where you need to be…

Good Finance Live is a one-day event for charities, social enterprises, community businesses and local groups in the North West of England who are actively looking for repayable finance and want to meet social investors.This is an opportunity to:

  • Meet social investors in our marketplace
  • Hear from organisations who have used social investment
  • Learn about the latest market developments and trends

There will also be a rolling demo of the Good Finance website to help you navigate the world of social investment.

Good Finance Live is brought to you by GMCVO and Good Finance in collaboration with Big Society Capital andAccess Foundation.

Find out more