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 Roadshows

Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Roadshows

Connect & Learn with Social Entrepreneurs Ireland We're getting ready to launch our national call for applications early next month (exciting!). We'll be looking for people across the country with innovative ideas to solve social problems – people with courage,...

European Social Catalyst Fund

European Social Catalyst Fund

We have received a number of queries in relation to the European Social Catalyst Fund(ESCF) and application process. For the purposes of transparency, the FAQ section of the ESCF website lists the responses to all relevant queries received to date and will be...

EU Commission: A Strong Social Europe for Just Transitions

EU Commission: A Strong Social Europe for Just Transitions

On 14 January this year, the Commission adopted a Communication A Strong Social Europe for Just Transitions. It presented a roadmap for the forthcoming initiatives in Employment, Skills and Social fields and simultaneously opened a broad consultation on implementing...

MODOS 4th March Event – Sustainable Procurement

MODOS 4th March Event – Sustainable Procurement

From: https://www.localenterprise.ie/DublinCity/Training-Events/Online-Bookings/Modos-Sustainable-Supply-Chain.html Supply chains help driving the change, closing the loop for a circular economy and delivering value. Yet, we don’t talk enough about the benefits of...

SIF Children & Youth Awardees

SIF Children & Youth Awardees

Announcement of Children & Youth Awardees On Wednesday, 19th February we announced our Children & Youth Education & Mental Health Awardees at a celebratory evening event at Trinity College, Dublin. Worth €9.5 million, the Fund is made up of 50% private...

European Solidarity Corps: The Wheel

European Solidarity Corps: The Wheel

From the Wheel: https://www.wheel.ie/training/2020/02/european-solidarity-corps-conference Date: 27/02/2020. Time: 9 AM until 2 PM. Registration:8:45am. Event detail:Explore the concept of solidarity itself and learn more about how to get involved in this exciting new...

PhD in Social Entrepreneurship: TU Dublin

PhD in Social Entrepreneurship: TU Dublin

TU Dublin are offering a fully funded PhD. PhD Research Project Information Supervisor name & contact details: Dr. Lucia Walsh (lead supervisor) & Dr. Ziene Mottiar School College of Business, School of Marketing...

Community Finance Ireland One to One Clinics

Community Finance Ireland One to One Clinics

From Member Community Finance Ireland: https://www.communityfinance.ie/ Just a brief note to let you know that I will be holding a series of one-to-one clinics in Dublin on the following days, and currently have limited availability in some. Should you, or...

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