For a decade now, Initiative for Social Enterprise (iSE CIC), has facilitated an annual Social Enterprise Drive – a series of events bringing together and promoting the Social Enterprise sector. Over the last 10 years, this week-long programme of events has focused on Birmingham and the Digbeth Social Enterprise Quarter. This year, it’s looking a little different… Announcing SOCIAL ECONOMY DRIVE 2023 – a celebration of all things social enterprise and social economy growth across the West Midlands!
Supported by West Midlands Combined Authority, along with Power to Change,SED2023 is one of the building blocks in the West Midlands Social Economy Growth strategy as outlined in the ‘Growing the Social Economy in the WMCA Area: A Framework for Action’.
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#SED2023 is extending its purpose, reach and engagement through 7 key events across 7 local authority localities bringing their social economy might to a packed programme of Meet the Buyer, workshops, networking, and exchange meet ups, all focused on bringing together stakeholders and social enterprises, commissioners and entrepreneurs who are passionate about ‘growing the regional social economy’.
We invite you to…Save the date – starting Monday 13th November 2023 and incorporating Social Enterprise Day on Thursday 16th November 2023.So free up your diary and get in touch if you want to showcase your social economy organisation at Social Economy Drive 2023.