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Ivan Lewis announces £27m extra for Social Enterprise
Department of Health (National)
Date: 28th Feb 2008
Ivan Lewis announces £27m extra for Social Enterprise

New £10m risk capital investment fund for Social Enterprises announced
Cabinet Office (National)
Date: 28th Feb 2008
New £10m risk capital investment fund for Social Enterprises announced ...more

Social Enterprise boost
Date: 28th Feb 2008
This week's English Social Enterprise boosts ...more

Brown: social entrepreneurs make change happen
Crimson Business Ltd.
Date: 28th Feb 2008
An extra £37m is to be set aside for social enterprise ventures, Gordon Brown announced today....more

Volunteer Army Gathers To Champion Village Halls
Date: 22nd Feb 2008
Around 250 members of the volunteer army who manage rural Scotland's Village Halls and other community facilities will gather in Aviemore this weekend, at the first ever Scottish Village Halls Summit ...more

Funding lifeline for healthy living centres
The Scottish Government
Date: 21st Feb 2008
Healthy Living Centres (HLCs) threatened with closure were today thrown a funding lifeline....more

Business ethics expert joins Highland consultancy
Footprint Consulting Limited
Date: 15th Feb 2008
Highland based ecological consultants Footprint have just appointed an expert in ethical approaches to enterprise who is currently advising the Scottish Parliament on their purchasing policy and helping to 'green' award-winning broadband company Lumison. ...more

NCVO wants to recast ‘third sector’ as ‘civil society’
Charity Finance
Date: 14th Feb 2008
NCVO chief executive Stuart Etherington has ambitions to augment the power of the voluntary sector voice by harnessing the whole of civil society, not just charities and social enterprises. ...more

Aspire to Enterprise
Aspire to Enterprise Launch
Date: 14th Feb 2008
Aspire to Enterprise is a new programme providing a range of business support services to ambitious,developing social enterprises in Lowland Scotland. ...more

Press Release: Communities leading the quiet revolution
Date: 8th Feb 2008
HICEC is continuing to support and guide communities who are demonstrating great confidence and ambition in developing their own community-scale projects to bring revenue and create sustainable communities ...more

Calls to rescue 'blighted' Glasgow
Ben Willis
Date: 7th Feb 2008
Greater voluntary sector involvement in regeneration and reform of welfare-to-work programmes are needed to fight "appalling" social decay in Glasgow, according to a think tank.
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