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Peter Shakeshaft has taken over as chair of Firstport from Martin Dorchester who has left the board after four years.

Under the Pensions Act 2008, every employer in the UK must put certain staff into a workplace pension and contribute towards it. This is called 'automatic enrolment'.

Argyll social enterprises gathered in Campbeltown at the end of June to plan the future together. 

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

Make sure you don't miss out on training opportunities for social entrepreneurs. And many of them are free!

You could be tackling youth unemployment, or harnessing the community regeneration potential of the creative arts to make a difference in your local area. 

In November 2016, Homes for Good CIC was named Social Enterprise of the Year Scotland, tying off a fantastic few years for the social enterprise.

Latest intake on Scotland's social enterprise accelerator programme, LaunchMe, pitch to investors

Fifteen social entrepreneurs from across Scotland have been awarded a total of £62,289 from the Social Entrepreneurs Fund in the first quarter of 2017. The awards were delivered by Firstport, Scotland’s start up social enterprise development agency, to help the awardees pilot their business ideas.

Social enterprises in the UK are growing strongly, reinvesting millions of pounds into doing good and providing thousands of jobs across the country, according to a new report.

Events are a great way to gain knowledge and meet other social entrepreneurs. Here is our selection for June. 

If you are looking for a funding boost for your social enterprise, there is bound to be a funding opportunity for you here!

Make sure you don't miss out on training opportunities for social entrepreneurs. And many of them are free.

Four female entrepreneurs have been awarded a total of £90,000 in the latest round of funding from the Social Entrepreneurs Fund. The awards were delivered by Firstport, Scotland’s start up social enterprise development agency, to help the awardees take their businesses to the next level. 

Nominations for the first NatWest WISE100 (Women in Social Enterprise) have opened to recognise 100 leading women in social enterprise.

People in Ayrshire are being urged to come up with ideas for businesses that can benefit the South Carrick community.

The latest successful participants in LaunchMe, Scotland’s only social enterprise accelerator programme, are unveiled today (Tuesday 9 May)

The second official count of enterprising charities and social enterprises - organisations operating for the public good and generating income from trading activities - is now live.

Good Finance, a website and collaborative project to help charities and social enterprises navigate social investment, launched in April.

If you are looking for a funding boost for your social enterprise, there is bound to be a funding opportunity for you here!