An innovative social investment initiative funded by Legal & General and managed by CAF Venturesome has just completed a second round of investment in Wales.
Creating quality employment, attracting private sector investment, delivering vital local services and encouraging community cohesion, are just a few of the substantial benefits social businesses bring to Wales’ most socially deprived areas, a new report has evidenced.
A new digital toolkit has been launched today to help local communities and voluntary groups to develop co-operatives delivering personal care and well-being services.
The winners of this year’s Social Business Wales Awards were announced last night in a ceremony hosted at Llangollen Pavilion in Denbighshire.
Derek Walker, Chief Executive of the Wales Co-operative Centre, said: