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LEADER - Social Enterprise Training opportunity

LEADER - Social Enterprise Training opportunity

Social Enterprise Training – NOW Available!

Have you an interest in developing or expanding a social enterprise in Co. Monaghan? Have you an interest in applying to Monaghan LEADER to support your community or social enterprise? Are you interested in creating sustainable employment opportunities within your community?

If you have answered ‘Yes’ to any of the questions above and you are based in County Monaghan, then you are welcome to come along to our ‘Growing a Social Enterprise’ workshop taking place in Iontas Arts and Community Resource Centre, Castleblayney on Monday 23 October 2017 from 10.00am to 4.00pm.

This FREE event is being organised to provide you with an engaging and thought provoking training event that will help you learn more about:
  • The steps involved in setting up a social enterprise

  • The legal forms that a social enterprise might take

  • How to identify enterprise opportunities in your community

  • Researching the potential for social enterprise initiatives in your locality

  • How to identify a business model that can sustain a social enterprise over the long-term

  • Factors to consider when developing business strategies in social enterprises

  • Sourcing funding support for starting and growing a social or community enterprise

  • How the upcoming Social Enterprise Training Programme from Monaghan LEADER can help get you ‘Business Plan Ready’ for grant opportunities arising in 2018 and beyond
Eight great reasons to book your FREE place! This workshop will take place between 10.00 and 4.00am on the 23 October. Places are limited, so please contact the training facilitator, Caroline Egan from CramdenTECH immediately. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or telephone 087-2194541 before October 19 to book a place! 

Monaghan LEADER is funding this training and we acknowledge the support provided by Monaghan Local Action Group (LAG) who are administering the LEADER RDP 2014-2020 in County Monaghan for the Department of Rural and Community Affairs and the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development. The County Monaghan Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) is operating as the LAG for the County. Monaghan Integrated Development the Local Development Company for County Monaghan is the implementing partner and Monaghan County Council is the lead financial partner.
LEADER Social Enterprise Training opportunity