So far, over 1100 organisations have responded to this year's Social Enterprise Census.
We need more though! The census is a vitally important tool when it comes to influencing policy, so please spare just 10-15 minutes for the sector!
Catch up with the latest #SocEnt news with this morning's Senscot Bulletin:
😷 @TheIFS report indicates widening inequalities in the UK
📈 @jrf_uk report details actual and potential impact of social economy
📅 Details of Senscot AGM
Phil Welsh: Housing volunteer and leader
The Herald Scotland
Born: September 24, 1942; Died: July 12, 2013.
Phil Welsh, who has died aged 70, was a well-known figure in the Scottish housing m…
The BBC needs conserving. Yet these Conservatives think not
The Guardian, by Polly Toynbee
The Conservative party no longer conserves great British institutions, except for the monarchy and t…
Scotland has the most inequitable land ownership in the west. Why?
The Observer, by Kevin McKenna
On bleak Scottish moors and soft, mossy hills, the oldest and grandest theme park in the worl…
The missing stories and, for some, the pain of growing up
By Gerry Hassan
Last Saturday the Scottish football season opened in earnest with the first weekend programme of the new Scottish Pre…
Zero hours contracts widespread in third sector
Third Force News
Third sector organisations employ a third of all staff on zero hours contracts, according to new research.
The third sector is…
The 2013 Social Enterprise Conference and Ceilidh will be our 9th since our first outing at New Lanark in 2005. As you may know, this year's event is moving to the Westerwood Hotel, near Cumbernauld -…
Social Enterprise: Save our Streets
More and more often in the news hear about the decline of the high-streets and the negative impact that the recession, digital technology and out…
Social Entrepreneurs Network Scotland (Senscot) is registered as a Scottish charity under Scottish Charity No. SC029210 and as a limited company under Company Registration No. SC278156. It's registered office is at 21 Walker Street, Edinburgh, EH3 7HX.