East Anglia gardening enterprise high achiever in growth and impact measurement for leisure, sports,

East Anglia gardening enterprise high achiever in growth and impact measurement for leisure, sports
RBS SE100
30.06.09


With organisations from the north dominating the table for the past couple of markets, Mow and Grow have shaken things up a bit with a massive 275% growth and 5/5 for impact measurement.


RBS SE100 INDEX: FASTEST GROWING COMPANIES IN LEISURE, SPORTS, ARTS AND CULTURE


ORGANISATION DESCRIPTION REGION TURNOVER GROWTH


1 Mow & Grow
Community gardening enterprise which strives to improve people’s lives, cut crime and provide new skills for disadvantaged people East
Trunover: £151,933
Growth: 275%


2 Fusion Lifestyle
Registered charity which provides sport and leisure services London
Turnover: £20,351,000
Growth: 81%


3 NoFit State Circus
Leading contemporary circus company committed to expanding community participation in the arts and to creating inspirational training programmes Wales
Turnover: £1,303,980
Growth: 70%


4 Re-Union Canal Boats Ltd
Based at Edinburgh Quay, this social enterprise makes cruising on the Union Canal available to everyone in the community Scotland
Turnover: £193,505
Growth: 44%


5 GLL (Greenwich Leisure Ltd) Staff led ‘Leisure Trust’ which manages more than 65 public leisure centres London
Turnover: £71,998,000
Growth: 10%


BEST NEWCOMER
Unity – Young peoples project Committed to improving services and activities for young people of Stoke-on-Trent through creative opportunities West Midlands £144,587 90%


This table includes organisations registered on the index at the time of going to press. Details and positions will change as the index develops. To claim your place on the index, visit www.se100.co.uk



WHO ARE THE TOP PERFORMERS IN LEISURE, SPORTS, ARTS AND CULTURE IMPACT MEASUREMENT?
ORGANISATION DESCRIPTION IMPACT MEASUREMENT SCORE


1 Mow & Grow
Community gardening enterprise (see growth table, above, for details)
Impact Measurement Score: 5/5


1 Edinburgh Leisure
The biggest sport and leisure company in Edinburgh run as a not-for-profit 
Impact Measurement Score: 4/5


3 NoFit State Circus
Contemporary circus company (see growth table, above) 
Impact Measurement Score: 3/3


4 Southbank Mosaics CIC
Brings colourful art to everyone in the public realm and provides training 
Impact Measurement Score: 3/3


5 Sunlight Social Enterprises CIC
Creates employment for the disadvantaged through six enterprises and reinvests profit to the Sunlight Development Trust
Impact Measurement Score: 3/3


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