Glasgow Social Enterprise Network (GSEN) is a membership network of social enterprise leaders operating in the Greater Glasgow Area. Since its set up in 2008 it has proven invaluable for members in providing a range of services from information-sharing and peer support to resources and access to events and training.

Membership includes social enterprises of all sizes at all stages of their development, across a wide range of trading activities.

What We Do


We facilitate a safe space for members to come together to share resources, ideas and experiences.
We offer a platform for members to form partnerships and collaborations.
We provide information and signposting to specialist services.


We provide an outlet for awareness raising of social enterprises, their products and services through our events and communication channels
We engage and consult with social enterprises to ensure their views are represented at the appropriate levels, locally, nationally and internationally.


We enable opportunities for trading between members, the community, public sector and private sector.
We provide and enable access to events and training.
We undertake research to influence strategic and policy development.

Elizabeth Docherty (McKenna)

Join the Glasgow SEN

To join the Glasgow SEN or to find out more contact Elizabeth Docherty (McKenna)  or call 07584 422775.

Glasgow Social Enterprise Census:

Social Enterprise in Glasgow 2017

Glasgow Social Enterprise Strategy:

Glasgow Social Enterprise Strategy 2018-2028