Events for Social Entrepreneurs - August 2017

August 3, 2017

Events are a great way to gain knowledge and meet other social entrepreneurs. Find out what's going on this month. 

This page gets updated regularly so keep coming back for more!

Wednesday 2 to Thursday 3 August - Social in the Gardens - Edinburgh

The second ever Social Enterprise Fair being held in the iconic Ross Bandstand. Social Enterprise market, performance events a social enterprise trail and lots more.

Tuesday 8 August - Open Day at The Melting Pot - Edinburgh

You can pop in anytime between 9am and 9pm, have a productive working day and see what it's like to be a member of our community. They hold Open Days the second Tuesday and last Thursday of every month. 

Friday 1 September - Fife Soup - Townhill

Micro funding event which provides the opportunity for members of the local community to vote to provide funding for local projects. Suggested donation £5 at the door. To pitch contact 01592 860296 /

Wednesday 6 September - Social Enterprise Policy and Practice: Scotland's Annual Conference - Glasgow

Annual conference from CEIS including hearing from the best and most relevant practitioners with an opportunity to network.

Wednesday 6 September - Good Stories 2017 - London

Got a great social enterprise story to tell but not sure how to do it? Join other social entrepreneurs at Good Stories, the marketing and communications conference for social enterprises, in London on 6th September

Wednesday 13 September - Are you Scotland's next social innovator? - Perth

Join us in Perth for an evening of social innovation! This is your opportunity to find out more about the Social Innovation Competition, launched on 9 August, and network with other social entrepreneurs. Register by 11 September, while tickets last.

Sunday 24 September - Stirling Soup 4 - Stirling

'Stirling Soup' is a community crowd-funding event, bringing together local people to support projects that improve our local area. Apply to pitch by 21 August, or attend and meet some new people, discover new projects, and have a chat about getting involved in volunteering in Stirling. 

South Ayrshire Social Enterprise Network