Social Firms UK

For What it's Worth - Can Social Enterprises Deliver Local Services?

Wednesday 16th February 2011, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Organiser: Social Firms UK

This free event is for local authority procurement officers and social enterprises. It will explore the practicalities of engaging social enterprise to deliver local services. We'll be taking a look at who's already done it, who's in the process of doing it and what legal and financial challenges they faced. For the full programme, click here.

A panel of experts will be on hand during a Q&A, followed by three tailored workshops in the afternoon which will focus on a particular area of service delivery.



10am: Registration and coffee

Public Procurement Show

Tuesday 15th June 2010, 9:30am - Wednesday 16th June 2010, 4:30pm

FREE entry!

Visit the UK's leading public sector procurement event and discover hundreds of new procurement solutions and hear the latest insights from expert speakers. For more information and to register, please visit today.

New for 2010! Register FREE today and you'll also be able to visit the first ever Social Firms UK Village at The Public Procurement Show - from coffee to playground furniture, groundworks to mailing services, Social Firms are truly inspirational businesses with some great products to showcase.



Introducing social impact measurement

Thursday 19th November 2009, 9:30am - 1:30pm
  • Want to demonstrate the value of what your organisation does to investors and funders but don't want to pay thousands on consultants and training?
  • Don't know where to start?
  • Want to keep things simple?

To celebrate Social Enterprise Day, Social Firms UK has teamed up with the Toolfactory to offer members of the Working Together network a free short introduction to the concept of social impact measurement, what to measure and how to measure it. By the end of the session attendees will have started work on a strategy to measure your social impact.

This 1/2 day practical and interactive event will cover: