Stirling Business Month: Social Enterprise Forum
Our Social Enterprise Forum is to support the growth and development of social enterprises throughout Stirling.
About this Event
As part of Stirling Business Month we are delighted to invite you to our first Social Enterprise Forum. This forum is for social enterprises from all over the Stirling to come together, share wisdom, build networks and explore how to create a more sustainable socially positive future.
At this forum we will hear from the National Lottery Community Fund about their various funding options, some pointers about applying and how to increase your chances of being funded. We will also hear from Stirling Council to launch their new Social Enterprise strategy.
There will also be a panel of expert from Just Enterprise, First Port , Stirling Voluntary Enterprise, Stirling Council and The National Lottery Community Fund.
09.30 – Registration and Networking
10.00 – Welcome from STEPJenn McArthur, Marketing Manager, STEP
10.05 – The National Lottery Community Fund Stephen Cox, Funding Officer, The National Lottery Community Fund
11.30 – Stirling Council, Social Enterprise Strategy Sarah Phillips, Stirling Council
12.00 – Lunch
12.45 – Panel Introductions
Panellists will receive 5 minutes to introduce their self, then we will take questions from the audience. Some questions have been submitted prior to the event.
National Lottery Community Fund – Stephen Cox
Stirling Council – Sarah Phillips
Just Enterprise – Zahra Hedges
First Port – Brian McMillan
Stirling Voluntary Enterprise – Natalie Masterson
14.00 – Thank You
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