Birmingham joins Social Enterprise Places

CITY DRIVE 2018 saw Birmingham announce its commitment to become a recognised Social Enterprise Place with hundreds of social enterprises, stakeholders and partners coming together at the SE Festival. Read more... SE City Announcement April 2018 cropped  

USE IT! Programme Launched in West Birmingham and Sandwell

iSE launch USE IT! an innovative new 'place-based' programme to empower start-up social entrepreneurs and existing social enterprises to overcome entrenched deprivation and social isolation in their localities.USE IT Web Slider MASTER 2018  

Business Support

"Whether setting up a complex consortium, drafting a business plan for a social enterprise bakery, or anything in between, Sarah and her colleagues really know their stuff."  Simon Lee, Anthony Collins Solicitors LLP iSE can help with business support

iSE's Social Enterprise Journey - Our ground breaking training game!

iSE's Social Enterprise Journey is a training game to use with management committees and staff in voluntary organisations wanting to explore trading and social enterprise as an opportunity for growth and sustainability. Contact us for details and prices. Social Enterprise Journey Game

iSE are social enterprise experts providing development opportunities for social and community ventures in Birmingham and beyond.


Upcoming Events


THURSDAY 24th JANUARY 2019 | 10am-12pm | @Women’s Enterprise Hub | Managing a Board Workshop | Learn all you need to know about building a board for your social enterprise| Call to book


MONDAY 28th JANUARY 2019 | @Women’s Enterprise Hub | Built Environment Suppliers Network Meeting | The first network meeting for social ventures seeking to develop their supply chains| Call to book


TUESDAY 5th FEBRUARY 2019 | 8am-10.30am | @iSE | DSEQ Meeting | Join us for the Digbeth Social Enterprise Quarter meet-up | Call to book 


 THURSDAY 7th FEBRUARY 2019 | @Signing Tree | USE-IT! Conference | Speakers, masterclasses and networking exploring inclusive growth in Birmingham | Book


THURSDAY 14th FEBRUARY 2019 | 11am-1pm | @Soho House| Meeting | Networking meeting for organisations based in West Birmingham | Call to book




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