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Darlington social enterprise Patchwork People licence Labelled model across the country

The North East-born social enterprise helps young people with learning disabilities to gain skills Oct 01, 2014 13:50 By Tom Keighley The success of an innovative North East social enterprise that helps young people with learning disabilities to gain skills has led to its expansion across the country. Labelled is the idea of Darlington-based Patchwork […]

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Clearly Social and Angels in the City lead £243,000 investment into social start-up Commonplace – Startups.co.uk: Starting a business advice and business ideas

Clearly Social and Angels in the City lead £243,000 investment into social start-up Commonplace Website and app allow local communities to voice their opinion on planning issues by Ryan Platt Updated: Aug 13, 2014 Published: Aug 13, 2014 A start-up that allows members of local communities to voice their opinion on planning and environmental issues […]

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Groups to help social entrepreneurs | Mail Online

GROUPS TO HELP SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURS By PRESS ASSOCIATION PUBLISHED: 15:02, 15 July 2014 | UPDATED: 15:02, 15 July 2014 Social entrepreneurs in the North of England, the Midlands and Northern Ireland are to receive financial support from a new two-year programme. Lead the Change, run by UnLtd and the Esmee Fairbairn Foundation, aims to help […]

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Startup of the Week: Night Zookeeper gives kids the power to create – Tech City News | Tech City News

Startup of the Week: Night Zookeeper gives kids the power to create Dylan Baker Tuesday June 24th, 2014 Meet Josh Davidson from Night Zookeeper – our Startup of the Week (see the video of Josh in action here) Welcome to the seventh episode in the Elevator Pitch series 3. Every week we publish a 30 second […]

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Not-for-Profit Organisation Award: Winner and Runners-Up | Derby Telegraph

Not-for-Profit Organisation Award: Winner and Runners-Up By Derby Telegraph Posted: June 25, 2014 WINNER: Ripplez CIC. RIPPLEZ CIC makes a positive impact on people’s lives, carving out a national reputation for its work. Formed in 2011, it is a staff-led Community Interest Company.It was created through the Department of Health’s “Right to Request” policy, which […]

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