We strengthen social enterprise

Senscot's vision is of a socially just Scotland, served by a thriving social economy

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We support the social economy

Our mission is to establish and maintain a national support network for community activists and their social enterprises

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Our activities include:

Connecting and informing social enterprises across Scotland.

Supporting local and thematic social enterprise networks.

Working with others to establish new services for the sector.


Keep up to date with the Senscot Bulletin…

The latest update on community and social economy issues from the Senscot bulletin, including founder Laurence Demarco’s personal take on the week’s events.

It is also includes The SENs weekly update, a roundup of Social Enterprise Network activity, with news, events and funding opportunities for social enterprises.



Senscot News

Social Enterprise Events and Activities for Year of Young People …

14th June 2018
Below is a list of projects and events relating to the Year of Young People undertaken by SEN members.&nbs…

The Community Bond – Putting the Spirit of Collaboration in…

20th February 2018
At our Social Enterprise Conference in December 2017, the lack of appropriate loans, in particular bridging lo…
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Social Enterprise News

What is Donald Trump’s family-separation endgame?

21st June 2018
BBC News, Anthony Zurcher20.06.18For months we've been heading toward this moment, a political confla…

Bulldoze or rebuild? Architects at odds over future of Glasgow Sc…

20th June 2018
The Guardian, by Oliver Wainwright19.06.18Ideas about what to do with the charred remains of Charles R…
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Social Enterprise Jobs

Community Fundraiser

Location: Renfrewshire
Company: RAMH
Salary: £29,000 - £34,000

Fundraising Manager

Location: Edinburgh
Company: Social Enterprise Academy
Salary: £29,000 - £34,000
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The Rockfield Centre

In 2015, Oban’s former Rockfield school faced the threat of demolition after falling out of use. Eager to retain the school as a centre for community activity, the community clubbed together to form the Oban Communities Trust (OCT) – with the aim of reclaiming the school and transforming it into a bright, modern, cultural community hub.

Local volunteers set to work rid the site of dry and wet rot in order to save the buildi….