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?

Job: Business Development Coordinator GIY

Job: Business Development Coordinator GIY

From: https://giy.ie/job-vacancies/business-development-coordinator/ Responsible to: Head of Development Role Type: Full Time Remuneration: An attractive and competitive salary and performance-related bonus package offered. Location: Flexible but some travel to...

Job: Head of Fundraising GIY

Job: Head of Fundraising GIY

From GIY: https://giy.ie/job-vacancies/headoffundraising/ Head of Fundraising at GIY Public Sector and Philanthropy Salary – Competitive, Commensurate with Experience The Organisation GIY is an award winning social enterprise that supports people around the world to...

Social Impact Ireland Showcase Event

Social Impact Ireland Showcase Event

From Social Impact Ireland Its Showcase time! Our Incubator programme is culminating in an exciting online Showcase event along the theme of ‘Building towards a more Inclusive World’. Our ‘Business for Social Impact’ Incubator Programme is designed specifically to...

SEI Ideas Academy Launches

SEI Ideas Academy Launches

We were delighted to kick off our Ideas Academy 2021 progamme on Thursday, 17th June. This year we have 60 participants from across the country working to develop their ideas into actions. Over the next three months, participants will be supported to clearly...

Cork City Council is hosting a half day (9.00AM to 12.45PM) , on-line workshop on July 21st, 2021 to discuss the theme of Establishing local supports to assist social enterprises in a post-Covid economy to further their viability and job creation

Cork City Council is hosting a half day (9.00AM to 12.45PM) , on-line workshop on July 21st, 2021 to discuss the theme of Establishing local supports to assist social enterprises in a post-Covid economy to further their viability and job creation

From Cork City Council 2021 will be a crucial year for social enterprises with the adoption of the very first EU Action Plan on social economy. All European institutions are committed to supporting the social economy so it can grow stronger and increase its visibility...

TU Dublin: Social Economy Enterprise Development module

TU Dublin: Social Economy Enterprise Development module

From TU Dublin TU Dublin has developed a module entitled Social Economy Enterprise Development. It will provide students with a thorough understanding of what constitutes the social economy enterprise sector, the challenges the sector faces, the contribution it can...

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