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

Ten years of the Social Enterprise Mark

Celebrating a decade of providing credible standards for social enterprise

Today (1st February) marks ten years since the national launch…
Social Enterprise Mark 10th anniversary

A new decade marks ten years of the Social Enterprise Mark

As is my usual custom as we begin a new year, I wanted to share…
Two hands holding mobile phones showing the CoGo app

Social Enterprise Mark incorporated into CoGo impact framework

We are excited to announce the Social Enterprise Mark is now…

The latest from our Markholders

University of Winchester strategic vision

University of Winchester becomes member of UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network

The University of Winchester has become the newest member of…
The team at HISBE supermarket

HISBE looking to expand with crowdfunding campaign

HISBE Food CIC, a social enterprise and sustainable supermarket…
Charity Bank State of the Sector report

Charity Bank launches its
State of the Sector report

The social sector is feeling the pressure of meeting an increase…
Professor Joy Carter

University of Winchester Vice-Chancellor appointed to UK Climate Commission

Professor Joy Carter DL, Vice-Chancellor of the University of…

Partners for Possibility announced as Voyager Member of Million Lives Club

Symphonia for South Africa is pleased to announce that its flagship…
Aston Productivity through People 2020 programme

Aston Productivity through People Programme 2020

The Aston Business School Productivity through People programme…
Realise Futures #WhyNot campaign poster

Realise Futures asks #WhyNot employ disabled people?

Disability and learning skills specialist Realise Futures has…
(left to right): Angus Mackay (UNITAR); Professor Joy Carter CBE, DL (Vice-Chancellor, University of Winchester), Melanie Harwood (Harwood Education), and Dr Janice de Souza (Dean, Faculty of Education, University of Winchester).

World-first in climate change teaching for University of Winchester

University of Winchester teacher training students are set to…
Delegates at a training workshop

Aston Programme for Small Business Growth open for applications

The Aston University Programme for Small Business Growth aims…
People celebrating at PfP event

Annual celebrations to mark significant growth

Partnering organisations, funders, schools, business leaders…

The latest from the social enterprise sector

Social Entrepreneur Index logo

UK Social Entrepreneur Index returns for a second year

Nominations are now open for the 2020 UK Social Entrepreneur…
Students working at a desk

Influence the design of new postgraduate course in social enterprise

We are excited to be supporting the University of Westminster…
Statistics from TUC and High Pay Centre research into how the shareholder first model is contributing to inequality

New research shows how shareholder first model contributes to inequality

New research by the TUC and the High Pay Centre shows the extent…
Mural of man saying 'Act Now'

How do Companies Act?
The time for change is now

As we face an environmental and social crisis, we don’t have…
Social Entrepreneur Index

Opportunities to support the Social Entrepreneur Index

Now more than ever is a time for social entrepreneurs to celebrate.…