Welcome to the Irish Social Enterprise Network

 

National Body for Social Enterprises in Ireland

Social Enterprise Toolkit

Check out our Social Enterprise Toolkit. Get your social enterprise started.

 

Network

We run events and networking opportunities throughout the year. We aim to bridge the gap between social enterprises across Ireland.

Education

We aim to point you in the right direction to get your idea off the ground or take your organisation to the next level.

Advocacy

We aim for an Ireland where social enterprises are recognised as being a valuable and necessary part of the economy and society.

Irish Social Enterprise Network

Social Enterprise in Ireland has a home. We are here to help social enterprises, social entrepreneurs and social innovators in getting their idea off the ground and providing the supports to grow. We are here to build a network that will change and impact their social mission as well as foster an entrepreneurial sphere of passionate and groundbreaking models of social change. We are here to:

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  • Be an open and inclusive network for social enterprise social entrepreneurs and social innovators
  • Provide and direct people to supports and training
  • Help shape public policy
  • Provide visibility and a channel for telling the stories of each enterprise, innovator, and entrepreneur
  • A safe space for developing social enterprises, entrepreneurs and innovators

Resources

Check out our new resources section for the latest in all of the developments in the sector.

What’s Going On in Socent.ie?

ENFUSE 2022 is Open for Applications!

ENFUSE 2022 is Open for Applications!

From Dublin City LEO: https://www.localenterprise.ie/DublinCity/News/Press-Releases/ENFUSE%202022%20Open%20For%20Applications.html ENFUSE 2022 is Open for Applications! #ENFUSE can help your #enterprise / #socialenterprise innovate, address challenges and develop...

Top 100 Women in Social Enterprise 2022

Top 100 Women in Social Enterprise 2022

From Euclid Network: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Top100WomenInSE2022 In the spirit of empowering women leaders in Europe,  Euclid Network has launched the second edition of Top 100 Women in Social Enterprise. This initiative celebrates women changemakers by...

EU Commission announces new Social Economy Action Plan

EU Commission announces new Social Economy Action Plan

From Duncan Walker EU Commission announces new Social Economy Action Plan On Thursday 9th December, the EU Commissioner for Jobs & Social Rights Nicolas Schmit, announced the much-anticipated action plan for the European social economy – “Building an economy that...

Dublin City Development Plan 2022 – 2028

Dublin City Development Plan 2022 – 2028

From DCC: https://www.dublincity.ie/residential/planning/strategic-planning/dublin-city-development-plan/development-plan-2022-2028 Dublin City Council is preparing a new Dublin City Development Plan. This dedicated website is to keep you informed and assist you in...

Applications Open for the 2022 Erasmus+ Programme!

Applications Open for the 2022 Erasmus+ Programme!

From Access Europe: https://www.accesseurope.ie The 2022 Erasmus+ work programme and call for proposals are here! With a budget of nearly €3.9 billion for the new year, Erasmus+ funding provides a fantastic opportunity to engage in collaborative projects with partners...

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