Shine a light on these alternative businesses in your borough
There are almost certainly social enterprises in your borough that are transforming lives and strengthening the local community. Social Saturday is an opportunity to shine a light on these alternative businesses.
Social enterprises use the power of business to tackle local social and environmental problems: They create training and employment opportunities for people furthest from the labour market; they provide public services, from health and social care to transport; and they help to protect the environment, reducing landfill and carbon emissions.
What you do is up to you, and no doubt need to be based on your local priorities. Ideas could include:
If you have any questions, please get in touch with the team at Social Enterprise UK who are on hand to help. Template press releases are available in the campaign pack.
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