Archive - 2011

November 16th

Opening Doors: Clinks' Sustainable Funding Roadshow in the North West


This event is being held on 29 November 2011 at the GHS Centre, South Meadow Lane, Preston, PR1 8JN. Attendance is FREE for VCSi groups based in the North West. The event is aimed at small to medium sized groups working with offenders.

November 8th

European Social Fund Procurement

08/11/2011 - 29/11/2011

On 29 November, the Skills Funding Agency will invite organisations to tender for the delivery of provision from April 2012 which is financed by the European Social Fund (ESFi).

November 2nd

European Commission announces plans for €90m social enterprise fund


The European Commission has proposed a €90m (£77m) fund to support the development of social enterprise.

November 1st

European Social Business Initiative


Social enterprises seek to serve the community’s interest (social, societal, environmental objectives) rather than profit maximisation.