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The Global Partnership Social Investment Fund seeks investments in Latin America

The NGO Global Partnerships is redefining microfinance and moving beyond the concept of microloans as working capital. It aims to achieve greater impact in reducing poverty by combining these loans with affordable social investments, such as health services, training and low-cost pensions and...

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FSG: Elevating job skills worldwide

The Foundation Strategy Group (FSG) is a nonprofit consulting firm specializing in strategy, evaluation and research.

Society for Economic Empowerment and Entrepreneurship Development

Society for Economic Empowerment and Entrepreneurship Development (SEEED) is a not-for-profit organization in consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (UN-ECOSOC), established in 2014, under the CAMA 1990, CAP 59 with Corporate Affairs Commission, in Federation Laws...

Business in Development Network

The Business in Development Network (BiD) seeks to contribute to sustainable economic development in developing countries. BiD's activities include stimulating small and medium sized entrepreneurship to create jobs and raise income in developing countries, engaging professionals, investors and...

Auction For A Cause

Auction For A Cause (former Auction for my Stuff) is a social enterprise which raises money for charity and provides structured work placements to enable unemployed young people to gain skills, experience and confidence for work. It does this by selling on eBay donated 'stuff' prepared for sale by...

Barka Foundation for Mutual Help (Fundacja Barka)

Barka Foundation is a non-governmental organisation based in Poland. Barka supports the social development of excluded groups and builds conditions to enable the people within such groups to rebuild their lives. Barka has created Schools of Social Animation, self-help programmes, which encourage...

The Social Enterprise Alliance

The Social Enterprise Alliance (SEA) is a membership organisation in North America for social enterprises, service providers, nonprofit organisations, corporations, and venture capitalists. The SEA actively builds the field of social enterprise through networking opportunities, educational forums,...

Social Enterprise Coalition

The Social Enterprise Coalition is the UK's national body for social enterprise, representing a wide range of social enterprises, regional and national support networks and other related organisations. The organisation works with its members to promote the benefits of social enterprise through...

Social Development International (SODEIT) Verified non-profit organisation

Social Development International (SODEIT) is an NGO in Cameroon that works for poor and underprivileged communities. Target groups include children, adolescents and caregivers. The organisation aims to promote education and reduce illiteracy; build the capacity of the underprivileged to fight the...

North East Social Enterprise

The North East Social Enterprise Partnership is a company limited by guarantee that represents and promotes social enterprise in the North East region of the UK. The company aims to assist social enterprises in the region to deliver positive economic, social and environmental change. Run by social...

Social Edge

Social Edge is an initiative of the Skoll Foundation, an organisation that aims to drive large-scale change by investing in, connecting and celebrating social entrepreneurs and other innovators dedicated to solving the world’s most pressing problems. Social Edge is a site where social...

Context

Context is a corporate sustainability consultancy, helping clients understand sustainability and profit from it - by developing leading sustainability strategies and compelling communications. They help multinationals formulate corporate sustainability strategies, engage with stakeholders and...

Tanzania Social Development Organization (TSDO)

TSDO is a national registered NGO in Tanzania addressing social-economic and poverty related challenges. The organization is located in Dar es salaam but is working all over the country with a variety of interventions such as providing water through bore-holes to schools, churches, communities, and...

Instituto para la Investigación y el Desarrollo Económico y Social de Huancavelica

The INSTITUTE FOR RESEARCH AND ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT OF HUANCAVELICA INIDES was born to support the poorest population of the country, on September 10, 1992. For more than 25 years, this NGO has accumulated great experience and important achievements in favor of the target population,...

Chak Kumar Association for Social Service

Paschim Medinipur is the biggest district in West Bengal where people are mostly poor and backward and living in villages. Lots of frustrated unemployed youth are being exploited and found helpless. A few enlightened & energetic youths formed the foundation in the year 1994 to undertake some...

Helpers Social Development Foundation

Helpers Social Development Foundation is a duly registered nonprofit making organization in Nigeria with registration No: 131317, a youth-oriented organization that has been promoting UN SDGs for the past 4 years. Helpers Social Development Foundation had achieved the following since its...

Social Relief and Development Agency

Social Relief and Development Agency (SRDA) is a local NGO working in Somalia / Somaliland. SRDA was founded by a group of community elders, leaders and professionals having different specialties, who came up with the views of establishing the pillars of this organization on September 2004 SRDA...

Star Social and Human Welfare Organisation

Star Social and Human Welfare Organisation is a social service organisation based in Kumbakonam, registered in 2002. They operate various developmental activities to help the needy people in Kumbakonam. This organisation particularly focuses on educating needy children and those in rural areas.

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Sainsbury's assisted a charity gardening enterprise

Sainsbury’s was one of the few companies which supported Mow & Grow when it was a tiny voluntary group. Its funding in the early days ensured its survival of this social enterprise offering a gardening and horticultural service to those in need.

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Green Works: recycling office furniture

Green Works, a social enterprise based in the UK, collects unwanted office furniture from big companies like Marks & Spencer and recycles it to sell at a discount from one of six London warehouses to schools, colleges, charities, housing associations and small businesses. The firm recently...