Welcome to Socent.ie

 

The Largest and Inclusive Knowledge Network for Social Enterprises in Ireland

Social Enterprise Toolkit

 

Check out our new Social Enterprise Toolkit for Ireland. Outlining some of the tips in getting your social enterprise started.

 

Social Enterprises in Construction

 

We are on the lookout for social enterprises that can make a difference in communities and regeneration projects on the building site and construction projects. Do you know any?

Are you a Social Enterprise?

We are on the lookout for social enterprises, do you meet the following criteria?

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?

Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Awardees 2019

Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Awardees 2019

Taken from Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Thursday 10th October: https://socialentrepreneurs.ie Introducing our 2019 Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Awardees: Alma Jordan - AgriKids; James O'Neill - Property Marking Ireland; Boris Hunka - The Ease Project; David Neville...

2019 Pro Bono Day Ireland

2019 Pro Bono Day Ireland

2019 Pro Bono Day Ireland On behalf of A&L Goodbody, Arthur Cox, PILA (the Public Interest Law Alliance) and TrustLaw you are invited to the first Pro Bono Day Ireland on Tuesday, 5 November. They will take part in the inaugural European Pro Bono Week from 4-8...

Responsible Innovation Summit 2019

Responsible Innovation Summit 2019

From: https://responsibleinnovation-summit.com Join the leaders of change! We`re gathering innovators who want to make a positive impact with their work! Explore 'Profit with Purpose' business models, value-driven marketing, responsible investnments, circular economy,...

ISEN is now a Member of DIESIS!

ISEN is now a Member of DIESIS!

Taken from LinkedIn DIESIS: https://www.linkedin.com/posts/diesis-coop_diesis-is-happy-to-welcome-two-new-members-activity-6575650919340474369-zTyW Diesis is happy to welcome two new members! The Irish Social Enterprise Network, from Ireland, and Mladiinfo...

Building a B Corp Movement in Ireland

Building a B Corp Movement in Ireland

From: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/building-a-b-corp-movement-in-ireland-tickets-66456646619 Three Irish companies with big social missions share their stories and discuss how a B Corp movement in Ireland can create lasting change. About this Event We are facing many...

Future Jobs and Skills for the Circular Economy

Future Jobs and Skills for the Circular Economy

Future Jobs and Skills for a Circular Economy is a half day event that will highlight gaps in our jobs and skills base needed for prevention, reuse and repair in Ireland – and what can be done about it. Tuesday, 29 October from 9:30am – 1:30pm at Athlone Institute of...

CRNI: Circular and Social Enterprises

CRNI: Circular and Social Enterprises

At Circular and Social Enterprises you will meet the some of the leading social enterprises and businesses in the Cork area that are helping to delivering climate action through reuse and recycling. Centred around the Sustainable Development Goals 8, 12, 13 and 17,...

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