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:

 

  • 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 Economy, the future of Europe

Social Economy, the future of Europe

On 5 and 6 May 2022, the beautiful city of Strasbourg  will host -at Palais de la Musique et des Congrès- the the European Conference, The Social Economy the Future of Europe.The biggest (in-person) EU Social Economy event in 2022, and since the adoption, in December...

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Social Impact Ireland: Social Impact Nominations

Social Impact Ireland: Social Impact Nominations

From Social Impact Ireland We all know someone making a positive Social Impact on their community. Nominate them below and we'll share their good news story. We all know someone making a positive Social Impact on their community. Nominate them below and we'll share...

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Lunchtime Event at Social Impact Ireland

Lunchtime Event at Social Impact Ireland

From: Social Impact Ireland The next event in the 'Conversations of Impact – Local to Global series' is on at lunchtime today and you can register for the free event below. This event is titled Impact Leadership and we are bringing together a panel of social...

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ENSIE: WISEs are with Ukraine and Ukrainians

ENSIE: WISEs are with Ukraine and Ukrainians

From our partners ENSIE ENSIE condemns the Russian violence in Ukraine and deeply sympathize with Ukraine and its residents. The current conflict will be affecting the world’s equilibrium for a long time ahead and unfortunately, we don’t know yet when it will end nor...

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Net-Works Project Newsletter 2

Net-Works Project Newsletter 2

Net-Works project Newsletter n°2 What is the Net-Works project? It is a three years Erasmus + funded project which aims to establish new national or regional networks of work-based adult education providers, notably in Portugal, Hungary, Slovakia, Serbia and North...

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Sustainable Business Impact Awards 2022

Sustainable Business Impact Awards 2022

From Chambers Ireland Applications Now Open! Applications to this year's Sustainable Business Impact Awards are now open. The deadline for applications is 12 noon on Wednesday 27th April. For further information on the application process or the awards, please contact...

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