Latest Firstport award winners

January 24, 2013

Communities across Scotland benefit from the latest awards to social entrepreneurs

 

 

A theatre company for people with learning difficulties, a retail-based training and employment centre for young people, an aparthotel providing jobs for the long term unemployed, a learning academy for people in recovery from mental health issues and a film company working with recovering addicts are some of the latest ideas to have secured a share of the awards made to Scotland-based social entrepreneurs.

Firstport, the support organisation working to identify, encourage and seed social enterprises in Scotland, works in partnership with Scotland Unltd to distribute funds from the Social Entrepreneur’s Fund and the Millennium Awards Trust.

Read the full press release here.