Tuesday, 23 April 2013

Social Enterprise Training

Wednesday 1st May 2013 (Room 29)
9:30 – 1pm

St Paul’s Community Development Trust

Initiative Centre

Hartford St

Balsall Heath

B12 9NJ



The training will cover:
· Understanding Social Enterprise

· Understanding the Programme of Support available for Social Enterprise

· Wider Support for Businesses

· Q&A Session on Enterprises by a Experienced Social Enterprise Advisor


There are four possibilities of Funding:

· Individual residents can access Kick Start Awards of £250 which enables them to get going in addition there is up to three days enterprise support.

· A start up enterprise [1-3 months old] then can access £1000 Acorn funding and further business support to apply for the funds and get the business plan etc done

· If it’s a business [or enterprise] that has traded for less than 12 months [but more than three as above] then there is a seedling fund of up to £2,500

· And finally those that have traded for more than a year can apply for a Business Booster of up to £10,000

· The three grants [Acorn, Seedling and Booster] are all match funded so – for example the business in order to get a full £1000 Acorn fund the project / development would cost overall £2000.

To book a place please email me ASAP with the following information;

Name:
Organisation :

Email:

Telephone no:


Hafizun Nessa
Development Agency Support Worker


www.stpaulstrust.org.uk

 

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