International Business workshops with DCBC

Plymouth University is running two International Business workshops in April with Devon and Cornwall Business Council. The workshops are free to attend and available to both students and regional business professionals. Plymouth University’s International Business workshops are part of a series of business/international workshops delivered by Plymouth University’s Futures Entrepreneurship Centre and supported by Devon […]

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Marketing & finance and Inspiring change webinars

As part of the social enterprise city series of events run by Futures Entrepreneurship Centre there are two live session/webinars that will explore some key issues in social enterprise development with expert speakers and panelist from across the South West. You can register for these events through our website http://www.socialenterpriseplatform.org/ You can also register through the […]

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The restoration of St Simon’s church, Mount Gould.

From Andrew Richardson, Founder, Working For Good (Communities) CIC You may be aware that we are in the process of applying for a seed funding grant to enable us to finalise a detailed feasibility study with Le Page Architects (http://www.lepagearchitects.com/category/projects/community/) and test the business case for St Simon’s to ensure that the project will be sustainable. We have held […]

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The European Women’s Lobby survey

The European Women’s Lobby (EWL) is the largest umbrella organisation of women’s associations in the European Union (EU), working to promote women’s rights and equality between women and men. This survey is a key component of the EWL’s WEstart project, a year-long, first of its kind research project that looks at the state of women’s social entrepreneurship in […]

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Social Enterprise Adviser vacancy

Are you looking for a role that will enable you to fully utilise your talents in a forward thinking and supportive organisation committed to helping communities help themselves? Devon Communities Together has an exciting opportunity to join their enterprising team to support the development of grass-roots social enterprises throughout rural Devon in response to locally identified […]

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PDSE named Social and Community Impact winner

The Peninsula Dental Social Enterprise (PDSE) has been named Social and Community Impact winner at the Guardian University Awards in London, beating shortlisted entries from the University of Manchester and the University of Nottingham. Many students and staff  have contributed to the success of the PDSE since its launch in 2013 – and a lot […]

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