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

Social Enterprise Mark CIC

New #SocEntHour Twitter chat to connect social enterprises

We are excited to be launching a new Twitter chat in April, to…
Lucy Findlay

Alternative models of business – time for a change?

Last weekend the Labour Party held a conference, where it…
Lucy Findlay at launch of the Social Enterprise Mark in 2010

Another year older, another year wiser?

As we celebrate the 8th anniversary of the launch of the Social…

The latest from our Markholders

Stefan Laird carpentry workshop supervisor for The Furniture Scheme

Bigger and better bookshop opens in Ludlow

A well known book shop in Ludlow has moved into bigger and…
The Big Issue Shop

Social Enterprises needed for The Big Issue Shop

The Big Issue has launched a new online shop, to provide a retail…
Roots HR logo

Free salary review from Roots HR CIC

Make sure that you are paying your staff an appropriate salary…
Hope Food Club

Help Hope Enterprises to reduce food poverty in Northampton

Hope Enterprises CIC has launched a Crowdfunding appeal to…
Justin Griffiths

New face at The Furniture Scheme

A charity in Ludlow has taken on a new member of staff who will…
Social Lab workshop

Introducing Social Lab

In 2018 Business Launchpad will be running a new series of events,…
Rockspring Community Choir

Shropshire charity celebrates its achievements with local MP

A Shropshire charity has relaunched a financial fund and fundraising…
The Soap Co. win PwC Award

CLARITY-The Soap Co. wins PwC Building Public Trust Award

  CLARITY-The Soap Co. was named winner of the Environmental…
BS3 Community Development Chessel Centre

New public art unveiled to mark completion of Bristol community centre

A new piece of public art has been unveiled in Bristol to mark…
Esther Wright and Jean Jarvis MBE

Phone Box Millionaire is guest speaker at Fuse CIC first national conference

Stephen Fear, better known as ‘The Phone Box Millionaire’,…

The latest from the social enterprise sector

Social UP project

Research report: design thinking for sustainable social enterprises

Innovative and high-impact solutions for social problems The…

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…
Lucy Findlay, Managing Director of the Social Enterprise Mark

Have we reached the point of diminishing social return?

Lucy Findlay responds to the 2017 State of Social Enterprise…
#GoBeyondTheBadge

Helping consumers and businesses to do good business

With research showing that public trust in business is declining,…