What IS NSET?
Social Enterprise UK has recognised Northampton as a Social Enterprise Town. This recognition aims to raise awareness and help build the local social enterprise economy.
Our vision is to be a centre of excellence in social enterprise, to be a voice for the growth of Northampton’s vibrant, existing social enterprise sector and an advocate of the positive social, economic, environmental and cultural impact it makes. We will use our collective experience of the diversity of the sector to create an environment where new social enterprises can start, develop and flourish.
AIM – 1 : Network Building
To develop networks between social enterprises and community and voluntary organisations in the town
To develop a critical mass of organisations from these sectors that can effectively achieve positive change for the sector and community through collaboration.
AIM – 2 : Business Development:
To create trading relationships between organisations from different sectors (social enterprises, community and voluntary organisations, private sector, public sector) to assist with scale and growth of enterprises and organisations in Northampton.
AIM – 3: Awareness Raising & Brand Development
To create trading relationships between organisations from different sectors(social enterprises, community and voluntary organisations, private sector, public sector) to assist with scale and growth of enterprises and organisations in Northampton.
AIM – 4: Creating Employability Opportunities for Students and Graduates
To organise events to encourage students to seek employment at social enterprises.
Promote voluntary work experience and paid employment opportunities at social enterprises and voluntary and community organisations to students and graduates.
We are so happy you’re interested in getting involved with our work here at Northampton Town Social Enterprise. There are so many ways for you to help, and we truly appreciate each and every effort. By lending your support, you’ll become a valuable part of our Organisation and help to strengthen our operations.
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