This year marks the 20th anniversary for local leading social enterprise & re-use charity toogoodtowaste.
Employee owned business and co-operatives across Wales are celebrating Employee Ownership Day today (Friday 3rd July).
A mix of high profile private and public sector sponsors have been announced for this year’s Social Enterprise Awards Wales. Confirmed sponsors include NatWest, Landsker Business Solutions, BIC Innovation and Legal & General as well as Charity Bank and Big Ideas Wales. The awards will be held on September 29th in Cardiff.
Staff from the Wales Co-operative Centre joined members of Community Housing Cymru in cleaning up the old school in Cyfartha Castle, Merthyr Tydfil to mark the Big Co-op Clean.
A new £11 million project to support the growth of social businesses across Wales will be launched today (Monday 22 June) by Finance and Government Business Minister Jane Hutt.
Wales Co-operative Centre, Wales’ national body for co-operatives, social enterprises and employee owned businesses, launched a report into the scale and ambition of the social business sector today (Wednesday 3 June).
Welsh Government Minister for Natural Resources, Carl Sargeant AM, dropped in to meet staff and volunteers at Cardiff social enterprise Track 2000 today (Thursday 14th May).
The Isle of Anglesey County Council has been announced as the local authority delivery partner for the Wales Co-operative Centre’s ‘Your Money, Your Home’ Project.
A group of professional restorative practitioners, trainers and ex- offenders have set up a new co-operative social enterprise with the help of the Wales Co-operative Centre.
A Swansea based social enterprise is celebrating six months of growth since moving to new premises in Swansea. Cyfle I Dyfu has flourished since moving from its old factory in Carmarthen.