We are pleased to announce the shortlist for the 2016/17 NatWest SE100 Social Business Awards.
Revealed last night at the annual Good Deals social investment conference, a total of 26 organisations have been shortlisted, celebrating the most inspiring and effective social enterprise leaders, and the strength, impact and resilience of the sector in the UK.
All shortlisted organisations will be invited to bring members of their team to attend a special residential Insight Event at the RBS/NatWest Business School in Edinburgh, in early 2017, focusing on “Leadership and Building a Brilliant Social Enterprise Team.
Leadership champion nominees:
Dan McCallum - Awel Aman Tawe
Karen Lynch - Belu Water Ltd
Stephen Waud - Business Enterprise Fund
Steve Hodgetts - Community Together CIC
Simon Donovan - Manor House Development Trust
William Akerman - MyKindaFuture
Emma Worley – The Philosophy Foundation
Rose Marley - SharpFutures Manchester CIC
Growth champion nominees:
Impact champion nominees:
Trailblazing newcomer nominees:
Resilience award nominees:
Storyteller award nominees:
The winners will be recognised at a special ceremony in London on Thursday 19th January 2017, to celebrate the achievements of all the fantastic social change makers on the Index.
Awards winners will receive a professionally produced winners film about their organisation to use across future PR and marketing collateral, a beautiful SE100 trophy created by social enterprise artists, and a share of cash prizes totalling £6,000.
- 2 from Scotland
- 3 from the South East
- 4 from the North West
- 1 from the South West
- 1 from the North East
- 11 from London
- 1 from the West Midlands
- 2 from Wales
- 1 from Yorkshire & The Humber
- 6 Education and Youth
- 3 Employment and Training
- 3 Environment and Recycling
- 3 Finance
- 3 Regeneration and Community Development
- 3 Retail (including fair trade)
- As well as…Business services/consultancy, Health and Social Care, Hospitality and Catering, Housing and Transport.
For the award criteria and information on past winners take a look at our awards page.