Whitleigh Big Local have successfully bid for an extra £50 000 of funding to support social enterprises starting up or growing in the Whitleigh area.
Under the deal, Whitleigh Big Local will invest £50 000 of its own money, with an equal amount from UnLtd
the leading provider of support to social entrepreneurs in the UK
This £100 000 fund will be awarded to individuals wanting to start or grow their Social Enterprise. Applicants will be asked to show how the residents of Whitleigh will benefit but will then be given support to develop a sustainable business plan.
For more details see our Apply for funding page.
We will be adding a post soon to explain what a Social Enterprise is. In the meantime, here is a link to Plymouth Social Enterprise Network where you can see the type of operations that are already benefiting the residents of Plymouth.