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Starting a Social Enterprise

When:

Tue 24 Jul 2018, 10:00am–1:00pm

Where: Carterton Events Centre, Holloway St, Carterton, Wairarapa

Restrictions: Adults Only

Ticket Information:

  • Workshop Entry: $23.00 ($20.00 + $3.00 fees)
  • Eventfinda tickets no longer on sale

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Listed by: Akina Foundation

'Starting a Social Enterprise' is an introductory workshop to learn about social enterprise as a vehicle to create positive social and environmental change in your community. This workshop is suitable for any individuals and organisations interested in social enterprise.

This workshop will cover:
- What is social enterprise?
- What do you need to be successful?
- Starting with your social or environmental purpose
- Business models for social enterprise and how to start developing one
- Where to from here?

This is an interactive workshop that includes learning from Ākina's experienced facilitators (travelling from Wellington), as well as practical work and peer learning. You'll be in a room with other like-minded people, get inspired, and know how to move forward.

ABOUT ĀKINA:
The Ākina Foundation is growing social enterprise across New Zealand.
Our mission is to grow the emerging New Zealand social enterprise sector by:
• Activating talent, raising awareness and building capability for social enterprise
• Supporting social enterprises to grow and increase their impact, and
• Developing new market and investment opportunities for social enterprise.

Our vision is for a sustainable, prosperous and inclusive world.
Our name, Ākina, is a Māori word meaning a call for bold action. It also conveys a spirit of watchful and
active encouragement, helping others to identify pathways through their challenges.

We believe social entrepreneurs and social enterprise represents a powerful opportunity to build a new
economy that regenerates the environment and creates social foundations for people to thrive.
The people who work for Ākina are in service to those who strive to realise a sustainable, prosperous and inclusive world.

In support of social enterprise, we call for bold action, we lead by example, and we commit to our values: being honest, ambitious, determined, ingenious, collaborative, and humble.