and Business Development
Directors and its network of associates deliver consultancy, business
development support, coaching and mentoring to social enterprises and
nascent social enterprises in the North East Region
list of past clients
Incubation and Support of Nascent Social Enterprises.
the growth of nascents social enterprises in a number of ways including:
currently supporting the development of L’Afrique en Angleterre Limited
– an African Arts and Music organisation. It provides office space,
payroll services and rented IT equipment, as well as business advice and
support. It facilitated payments to artists and suppliers for the 2006
L’Afrique a Newcastle Festival
more about L’Afrique a Newcastle Festival
agreed to host and incubate the formation of the Prison Enterprise Trust
– a new enterprise concerned with reducing re-offending by improving the
work experience and employability skills offered to serving prison
offenders. The project is being developed in partnership with The Ideas
Mine and InCredit Limited.
more about the Prison Enterprise Trust project.
Mentoring & Enterprise Coaching
mentoring through Regen School North, and until September 2005 hosted an
enterprise coaching programme (‘Be Enterprising’) in Sunderland
more about REGEN School North
more about the ‘Be Enterprising’ project
Agreement with New Deal for Communities
and seconds to Newcastle New Deal for Communities six trainee community
regeneration workers who work as part of the Community Regeneration
more about Newcastle New Deal for Communities
AnyBody can acts a
project host and accountable body to ‘Valuing the Difference’, a
programme which promotes the use of social accounting and other social
impact measures to social economy organisations across the North East.
more about Valuing the Difference