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Today sees the official launch of the Enterprise Ready Fund, a flagship fund which will help to grow and sustain social enterprise activity in Scotland. The fund will be managed on behalf of the Scottish Government by a consortium of third sector organisations led by Foundation Scotland and including CEiS, DSL, and Social Value Lab…. Read more »
A new report by Social Value Lab has been launched. The report measures the social impact arising from Project Search in North Lanarkshire. Project Search is a ground-breaking initiative that has supported 15 young people with learning disabilities and provided them with a targeted programme of employment training and support in Wishaw General Hospital. The… Read more »
A new research report by Social Value Lab has been released today which explores the scale, characteristics and contribution of social enterprises in Glasgow. Carried out on behalf of Glasgow Social Enterprise Network (GSEN), the research provides one of the most comprehensive analyses yet of what makes social enterprise tick and the contribution it makes…. Read more »
Over the next two years Social Value Lab will be working closely with Macmillan Cancer Support as learning partner on the Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Services @ Glasgow Libraries programme (MCISS). MCISS is a £2 million project which builds on the success of a pilot running from 2009 in north east Glasgow. This ground-breaking… Read more »