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Social Enterprise Dumfries and Galloway (SEDG) Network Meeting

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December 14, 2023 @ 10:00 am

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The Social Enterprise Dumfries and Galloway (SEDG) Network is an open forum that connects social enterprises that are making the maximum possible contribution to the region’s economy and wellbeing.

The focus for the meeting will be around national and local support for established and newly emerging social enterprises. We have some great speakers joining us from across Scotland to help you navigate through the support that is on offer.

From Community Enterprise, we have Douglas Westwater, CEO. Community Enterprise has 35 years of experience in providing tailored support to social enterprises, community groups and charities to help them towards greater sustainability and effectiveness.

From Firstport, we have Emma Ives, Business Advisor. Firstport deliver a range of support and advice services these include, one-to-one start-up business advice and support, grant funding, investment-readiness support, and social investment.

From the Plunkett Foundation, we have Susie Middleton, Project Manager. The Plunkett Foundation provide practical advice, business support and training to help communities establish and run innovative and inclusive community businesses that make a positive impact for local people.

We will also have Sharon Ogilvie, Enterprising Communities Manager who is joining us from South of Scotland Enterprise (SOSE) . SOSE offers a range of free services to support businesses and enterprising communities in the South of Scotland.

You will also hear from the Engagement Team at Third Sector Dumfries and Galloway (TSDG) your local third sector support agency. TSDG can offer your organisation a range of services.

To find out more about the FREE support you can access come along and listen to the experts and ask them questions.

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Date :
14 December 2023
Time :
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost :
Free
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