Setting up a social enterprise

A social enterprise is a business operated to benefit society. Learn about the benefits and rules involved in running a social enterprise.

Ethical finance for your business
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Ethical finance for your business

If you want your business to be ethical, you need to make informed choices about everyone you work with - including financial providers. Our guide.

Finance your community organisation
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Finance your community organisation

Funding can be hard to come by and competition is fierce - but by planning your approach you can maximise your chances of attracting finance.

Running a community organisation
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Running a community organisation

Guide for not-for-profit organisations who deliver important services to their local community and face unusual challenges, including finance.

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Q&A: Social enterprises

Unlike even the most ethical of other start-ups, social enterprises have environmental or social values at the very core of everything they do.

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Q&A: Ethical trading

Being an ethical business can reduce the negative impacts on people, animals and the environment. It can also boost your bottom line.