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5 Best Opportunities for Social Enterprises

We get it. Life is crazy and balancing out your time can be super hard. With so much going on it’s difficult to stay ahead of the learning game and easy to lose track of what’s happening in the world of social impact. The trick is to stop trying to read everything out there. There’s too much. And you’re too busy. Instead, give us roughly 3 minutes and we’ll brief you on five of the best social enterprise opportunities happening right now! If you’re passionate about creating positive social and environmental impact, our handpicked content is all you need to stay informed and inspired. For the fortnight starting 23/11/2020…

1. Fair@Square Ethical Lifestyle Festival

The Fair@Square Ethical Lifestyle Festival 2020 is the biggest event of the year for Moral Fairground. This festival brings together a curated showcase of many sustainable and ethical products and services, in a vibrant online setting. The festival is a free public event that appeals to consumers looking for products and services in line with their values such as ethically sourced options, sustainable products, less harmful products, or interested in finding out and supporting impact-driven enterprises. The festival will feature marketplace packed with conscious gift ideas in time for Christmas, visitors will be able to engage via the free programming, featuring workshops, talks, and entertainment.

2. Easy Recurring Crowdfunding – Now Live!

StartSomeGood, Australia’s leading crowdfunding platform for social enterprises and impact projects, has just launched a major upgrade to their platform, allowing community benefit organisations of all sorts and sizes to easily set up and launch ongoing Recurring Crowdfunding campaigns. Recurring Crowdfunding is ongoing and therefore allows you to build dedicated ongoing supporter communities, whether donors or customers. This makes it easy for community groups to host dedicated giving circles, social enterprises to offer subscription products and creative producers and community organisers to be supported longer-term. Start a fund today!

3. Social Enterprise Council of NSW & ACT (SECNA)’s Membership

With two membership options available, now’s the time to secure your place in the social enterprise sector’s peak membership organisation for NSW & ACT residents. As a member of SECNA you will be able to contribute to policy, strategy, research and awareness. Most importantly, you will be part of creating a social community for social enterprise.

4. COVID-19 Pro Bono Support for Social Enterprises

Social Impact Hub, Westpac Foundation and Social Traders are collaborating with leading corporates to offer pro bono business support to social enterprises to help them through the COVID-19 crisis. Social enterprises have the opportunity to be supported by experts in areas such as business strategy, accessing government financial support, managing human resources and legal support, based on their business needs. This support will be provided for over 3-6 months. Don’t miss out.

5. 2020 SIMNA Awards Ceremony

The internationally recognised SIMNA Awards celebrate the work of Australia’s social impact measurement trailblazers, innovators, best collaborators and most effective funders and recognise those organisations and initiatives achieving the best possible outcomes for all Australians, our communities and our environment. Register today!

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