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?

Social Entrepreneurs Ireland: Spark Programme

Social Entrepreneurs Ireland: Spark Programme

Are you eager to take action and create change, but unsure how to get started? As we face unprecedented and continuous change in our society due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we know many more people want to solve social problems in their communities, but the first step...

ICT4TCN Final Conference Announced 22nd October 2021

ICT4TCN Final Conference Announced 22nd October 2021

REGISTER HERE All of the ICT4TCN partners are happy to invite you to the final conference of this Erasmus+ Programme project.  On the 29th of October, join us to learn, hear and exchange with various stakeholders working on the topic of migrant integration and how...

Job: Dublin Food Cooperative is hiring General Manager!

Job: Dublin Food Cooperative is hiring General Manager!

From Dublin Food Coop: https://dublinfood.coop/blog/gm2021/ Join us as we redefine sustainable grocery and deliver for our community Dublin Food Co-op is seeking a General Manager to lead our dedicated team at Dublin’s first and only community led food co-operative....

PACE Awarded ENSIE WISE Manager Award for 2020

PACE Awarded ENSIE WISE Manager Award for 2020

From ENSIE "This day was also an opportunity to award in person the ENSIE WISE manager award finalists, after the virtual ceremony that took place last November. The three finalists Humana Nova from Croatia, Milieuwerk from the Netherlands and PACE from Ireland - the...

ENSIE 20th Anniversary Event Brussels

ENSIE 20th Anniversary Event Brussels

From ENSIE On September 20th and 21st, ENSIE celebrated its 20th anniversary during a series of events in Brussels under the colors of its #BuyResponsible campaign! For the majority of the participants those events were the first opportunity to meet in person since...

SEWF Recordings Available and Upcoming Events

SEWF Recordings Available and Upcoming Events

From SEWF SEWF Rural Forum 27-28 October Do you work in rural social enterprise or rural community development? Join SEWF’s first-ever virtual Rural Forum (27-28 October) to connect and learn from rural social enterprises from around the world. Social enterprises are...

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