Set up as a community co-operative, the CIC is creating a sustainable, inner-city garden suburb, situated in Newcastle’s most ethnic and socially diverse communities.
Musica provides music workshops and performances in care settings, as well as music programmes for children across the South of the UK.
A light-bulb moment to join forces and promote the CIC brand.
A night to remember for the Regulator of Community Interest Companies showing her support for CICs and social enterprise in Scotland.
Last financial year we received 4,007 applications to become a CIC but 30% were rejected for reasons you can avoid by following the advice in this blog.
Competition for funding has always been fierce and CICs can sometimes face the toughest battles.
This is not your average bakery – We dedicate the same energy and time into teaching breadmaking as we do our bakery.
The issue of Social Isolation amongst older people is a growing problem in the UK and worldwide. We have received international recognition and acclaim for our work in reducing this problem.
The Social Enterprise Mark CIC was set up over 7 years ago and it acts as an authority for social enterprise standards.
Sarah Gill founded Gro-Organic in 2011, to support her local community in North Solihull. Her aim, to help them transform waste land into vibrant community gardens and enhance their lives.
The idea for the CIC developed when I was on maternity leave in 2014, as lots of people were still contacting me for help with social impact and moving away from being dependent on grants.