This workshop is all about how to finance and fund your social enterprise or community project. We’ll cover social investment, grant funding, community shares, crowdfunding and more. You’ll leave with:
- More awareness of the different funding options available
- A better strategy for diversifying your income
This workshop is part of POP ideas’ themed “Improving Your Chances of Getting Funding” events, designed to equip groups and organisations with skills and knowledge in all areas of income generation and social impact.
This workshop will be delivered by Gareth Hart. Gareth is the founder and director of Iridescent Ideas (a social enterprise business advice firm) and has been a champion of the social enterprise movement in Plymouth and the South West of the UK. He was the elected chair of Plymouth Social Enterprise Network for seven years 2013-2020 and chairs Plymouth’s Inclusive Growth Group. Gareth led Plymouth’s successful bid to become the first ‘Social Enterprise City’ in the UK and has a history of working successfully with a range of social enterprises from tiny start-ups to national organizations on issues such as governance, social investment and social impact.
Attendees representing a Plymouth community group or organisation will have their £10.00 deposit refunded in full after attending.