Lee is a Content Editor at Pioneers Post. He’s worked for all kinds of magazines, newspapers and websites and has written on many diverse subjects – everything from jealous knife wielding neighbours to micro finance institutions and cycling etiquette. Having grown tired of depressing and negative news, he sought out stories that were positive and inspiring, eventually arriving at Pioneers Post.
Nominations for this year's NatWest SE100 Social Business Club awards have just opened. What better reason do we need to present our film of last year's storyteller award winner, the House of St Barnabas?
The annual shindig looking to shine a spotlight on the champions of social enterprise is open for business. The awards seek to raise awareness of the most impactful, the most resilient and the most trailblazing of social businesses.
Inside: a 16-page guide to education and training for social entrepreneurs, the former prisoner who's now an impact investor, a taxi ride with UnLtd boss Mark Norbury, social enterprise leaders, investors and much, much more!
Not many social enterprise competitions have the budget to pay for Hollywood superstars to sit on their judging panel. Actor Halle Berry graced an occasion that saw Thai social enterprise Siam Organic triumph.
The social investment finance intermediary publishes the results of its first year of investments in Bristol. Dangling the carrot of a tax break has encouraged social investment; now outcomes should prove equally attractive.