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Sign up to attend the new webinar series from @socinvestscot -'Talking Heads: Leaders Driving Social Change' - bit.ly/2Tng3dS. Today at 4pm you can hear from Aileen Campbell MSP. More details below ⬇️ twitter.com/socinves…

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Bulletin Articles
13th November 2008

Long-term capital boost for social enterprises

Long-term capital boost for social enterprisesCelina Ribeiro, Charity Finance12.11.08 Social equity high-fliers Sir Ronald Cohen and Nigel Doughty are behind a new fund offering a pot of £4.25m in eq…
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Bulletin Articles
13th November 2008

Speech for The Melting Pot

Speech for The Melting PotLaurence Demarco, Senscot12.11.08     I would like to begin by making a distinction between what is meant by civic society and civil society.  The first – ci…
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Bulletin Articles
13th November 2008

20:Twenty

20:Twenty SSEA If, like us, you blinked and missed the summer, the Social Enterprise Academy has a treat for you... Following the success of our 20:Twenty summer school last year, we will be repeating…
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Bulletin Articles
12th November 2008

Triodos Bank

Triodos Bank At Triodos Bank, our mission is to make money work for positive social, environmental and cultural change. And we take a simple approach to achieving that. We only lend our savers' deposi…
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Bulletin Articles
12th November 2008

Govan folk gather to celebrate their Gaelic heritage

Govan folk gather to celebrate their Gaelic heritageFablevision 12.11.08   Spàrr is an exciting community project about the shipyards of Govan, its history, the community and the spirit of the p…
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Bulletin Articles
11th November 2008

Orkney community energy powering ahead

Orkney community energy powering aheadCommunity Energy Scotland10.11.08 Two communities in Orkney have successfully secured planning consent for wind turbine projects which have the potential to bring…
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Bulletin Articles
11th November 2008

The Democratic Candidate

The Democratic Candidate Clare Goff, new start07.11.08 Ask Benjamin Barber what the key to good democracy is and his answer is clear and simple: 'hard work'. 'Undemocratic towns are often just lazy to…
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Bulletin Articles
11th November 2008

Mull and Iona Community Trust

Mull and Iona Community Trust   Mull and Iona Community Trust (MICT) have been at the forefront of developing social enterprise activity on Mull for ten years. Never inward looking they were also…
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7th November 2008

Networks1st Update: 7th November 2008

Social Enterprise Ceilidh FULL! There might be the odd Day Delegate place left but you'll need to contact Victoria ASAP if you haven't booked yet (victoria@senscot.net). Interest in this year's event …
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Senscot Bulletin
7th November 2008

Senscot Bulletin: 07.11.08

Dear members and friends, On 4th November 2004, I wrote this in my diary: “Deep gloom – Bush and his gang are back for another 4 years – the neo-liberal project advances – Britain is part of i…
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Bulletin Articles
6th November 2008

Social Enterprises to the Rescue

Social Enterprises to the RescueFoster Evans, Director of EVHScotsman There is a lot of doom and gloom surrounding the financial bail out of Scotland’s banks and more importantly the merger of one o…
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Bulletin Articles
6th November 2008

Measuring Impact: A response to the last week’s bulletin

Measuring Impact: A response to the last week's bulletin   Senscot has run several recent articles on the issue of social accounting, based on shoddy journalism. These articles, in New Sector(r…