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?

Info Evening Small Capital Grants Scheme

Info Evening Small Capital Grants Scheme

Small Capital Grants Scheme was recently announced under the National Social Enterprise Policy for Ireland 2018-2022 and is now open for applications from social enterprises. The scheme will provide grants of between €2,000 and €15,000 for equipment, repairs or...

Designer Dublin Christmas Market

Designer Dublin Christmas Market

Plato and Dublin City LEO are organising their annual two-day Christmas Market on Friday 20th and Saturday 21st December  2019 in the Bank of Ireland Forecourt, College Green, Dublin 2 (opposite Trinity College).  All items on sale will be Irish Handcrafted ranging...

Irish Social Enterprise Network: Network Training Co-ordinator

Irish Social Enterprise Network: Network Training Co-ordinator

Irish Social Enterprise Network: Network Training Co-ordinator The Irish Social Enterprise Network is the national voice of social enterprises in Ireland and the only social enterprise-specific representative organisation in Ireland. Our vision is for an Ireland where...

Job Opportunity: Grants Manager – Dublin

Job Opportunity: Grants Manager – Dublin

From The Ireland Funds: https://irelandfunds.org/news/job-opportunity-grants-manager-dublin/ Job Specification: Grants Manager The Ireland Funds is seeking to hire a Grants Manager to start immediately. Based in Dublin, the Grants Manager will be responsible for the...

A VOTE for DUNHILL ECOPARK is a VOTE for IRELAND! 🏆 🏆

A VOTE for DUNHILL ECOPARK is a VOTE for IRELAND! 🏆 🏆

Dear Chris VOTE NOW A VOTE for   is a vote for IRELAND Short-listed as one of the most inspiring and promising European areas in The Rural Business Innovation Awards Dunhill Ecopark : 32 businesses operating in respect of the environment 70 jobs created Artisan skills...

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