Tag: Social Enterprise

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NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR 2018 ‘HELPING IT HAPPEN’ RURAL AWARDS

People across East Lothian are being urged to highlight the work done by local estates and land-based businesses to help their surrounding communities flourish, as nominations for the Helping It Happen Awards 2018 get underway. Following a successful inaugural year in 2017, Scottish Land & Estates has declared the Helping It Happen Awards 2018 open…
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February 22, 2018 0

Spotlight on…Recharge Bike Project

Local charity, Recharge, has recently launched a bicycle project to promote cycling in the Fa’side area. The bicycle project has been running for several years and was originally set up to upskill young people on bike maintenance. The project was in high demand and has now seen it set up as a social enterprise thanks…
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September 7, 2016 0

March Organisation of the Month: Roots and Fruits

Roots and Fruits is a Tranent based social enterprise which aims to engage with local people and promote the benefits of healthy eating through access to education and affordable fresh produce. You can find them at a number of community venues throughout the week as detailed in this table. Additionally, the group offer to a…
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March 4, 2016 0