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iSE | Capturing Social Enterprise Photography Competition

CITYdrive 2020 is a week-long programme of events to raise awareness of Birmingham’s vibrant social enterprise sector taking place 30 March – 5th April.   This year, we’re kick-starting the festivities with ‘capturing social enterprise’ – a photography competition that … Continue reading

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iSE | CityDrive 2020 – Be Part of Birmingham’s Biggest Social Enterprise Event

CityDrive is Birmingham’s very own festival of social enterprise; an exciting week-long programme of events raising awareness of businesses doing good and creating social impact for our city.  social enterprise birmingham CityDrive has five calls to action: to inspire the people of Birmingham to start … Continue reading

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Social Enterprise City | New Sector Trends Demand New Development Priorities

One of the things that iSE and members of the Social Enterprise City steering group have been thinking through is identifying a new sector development framework that reflects the ways in which the sector is changing. Let’s remind ourselves of … Continue reading

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iSE | Farewell 2019, hello 2020

As we enter a new year, we reflect on the year that was, and consolidate our plans for an even bigger 2020! 2019. What a year it has been. CityDrive, hosting visitors from round the world, our Social Enterprise in Schools pilot project, exhibiting … Continue reading

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iSE | Social Enterprise Awards 2019

The Social Enterprise Awards, hosted by Social Enterprise UK (SEUK) are the biggest celebration of social enterprise in the sector and a truly inspiring evening that shouts loudly about the social impact created by social enterprises throughout the UK. The Awards, held in … Continue reading

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iSE | Expanding Infrastructure Support in Saudi Arabia

As part of our commitment to growing Birmingham as a Social Enterprise City, we’ve been working to increase social enterprise tourism in Birmingham. This month we have welcomed a group of visitors from Ghadan, a training and capacity building organisation based in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The … Continue reading

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