Social Enterprise News

As a dedicated news channel for accredited social enterprises, you can stay up to date with breaking news.

Sharing all the latest developments from across the social enterprise world, it’s the place to understand the great work social enterprises do, and for these businesses to be recognised and celebrated.


The latest from Social Enterprise Mark CIC

BASE Supported Business Alliance

Developing a quality assurance mark for Department for Work and Pensions

The Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, Esther McVey, has…
Runners at start line

Standing still? It’s not an option

For businesses to grow, there is not an option to stand still.…
Social Enterprise Gold Mark

Social Enterprise Gold Mark Review 2018

Many thanks to Social Enterprise Mark/Gold Mark holders and other…

The latest from our Markholders

Cardiff Metropolitan University in HEFCW report

Cardiff Metropolitan University showcased in HEFCW report

Cardiff Metropolitan University, which was the first university…
BECỌ logo

BECỌ - good, clean, fun

A brand new hand-care range that puts real change in people’s…
Dose of Digital workshops

Dose of Digital workshops for social enterprises

Cosmic is running a number of free half-day workshops across…
Professor Joy Carter University of Winchester

University of Winchester contributes £266m economic value

The University of Winchester contributes over £266 million a…
Clean Air Day 21st June 2018

Join Global Action Plan for Clean Air Day webinar

How to influence your senior management in addressing air quality Join…
Phil Hope presenting Louise van Rhyn of Partners for Possibility with Making a Mark competition award

Partners for Possibility named
Making a Mark competition winners

Partners for Possibility (PfP), the flagship programme of Symphonia…
Charity Bank: a bank for good

Charity Bank Impact Awards

Social Enterprise Mark holders are invited to attend Charity…
James Cooper (Operations Manager) Jean Jarvis MBE (Chief Executive) Terry Round Di Hyde behind L to R - Graham Lambourn (Carpentry Volunteer Support

Charity stalwart honoured by mayor for work in Ludlow

A charity stalwart from south Shropshire has been honoured by…
Ed Siegel Charity Bank

Charity Bank appoints new chief executive

Charity Bank has appointed Edward Siegel as its new Chief Executive.…
Rachel Wang receives honorary doctorate

Chocolate Films Director receives Honorary Doctorate

Chocolate Films Director Rachel Wang recently received an Honorary…

The latest from the social enterprise sector

School for Social Entrepreneurs

Funded courses for social enterprises in Devon and Somerset

The School for Social Entrepreneurs Dartington is delighted to…
Jane Hutt appointed as Patron of Credit Unions of Wales

Leading Welsh politician wants to make Wales a ‘credit union nation’

Leading Welsh politician Jane Hutt AM is calling on people in…
Social UP project

Research report: design thinking for sustainable social enterprises

Innovative and high-impact solutions for social problems The…
Living Wage Employer

It's Living Wage Week

As an accredited Living Wage Employer, we are proud to support…
WISE100 launch

Lucy Findlay named among top women in social enterprise

We were delighted to discover last week that Lucy Findlay, Managing…