"Will look out for you Wendy, thanks.
Superb conference here in Cumbria this week, exploring issues around complementary currency systems #IFLAS
Event will be repeated on July 12th. For information about this event and…"
"Hello All, I received this via Cumbria Social Enterprise Network. Free to attend. To book tel 08453313360 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Commercialisation for Social Value ConferenceThursday, 28th March from 10am to…"
"Thanks Lou, will look into that
Are any Fellows heading for the World of Women Festival at the South Bank? I'm attending on Friday, all day and meeting my husband for the concert afterwards (Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment). If you…"
"Hello again. I'm wondering if anyone can help with this. I'm coming down to London for Sir David Cannandine's talk on March 14th. haven't managed to get to one before. Do people drift straight off afterwards, as a rule, or is…"
"11 March, Lake District, UK. A one day workshop on local currencies and community financing , with the United Nations and New Economics Foundation, at University of Cumbria, Ambleside Campus in the heart of the Lake District.…"
"Hi Valerie. Ordinarily I'd agree with your colleague. But if the account in question is purely for Catayst project-related discussion, it's probably best to stay on topic.
Make it clear on the account biog who you are (if two of you…"
This is a group to discuss and make progress on the proposal for a fellowship-led youth linking initiative.Mobilising the FRSA to link, in a structured way, with young people in order to provide information, advice, guidance and support.The broad outline is to build a network of young people, and tap into existing networks, creating an active link, both live and online, between young people and the FRSA.The motivation and focus for bringing these groups together is to: 1). develop a structured…See More
I can recommend a visit to Cooperatives United, a week-long celebration of the UN International Year of the Cooperative. Free event, ends Friday. Opportunities to meet friendly entrepreneur-cooperators from all over the world. Manchester.…"
I am developing projects that address care for the elderly and vulnerable adults in the home, affordable housing and reuse of traditional buildings. I happen to be popping in to London tomorrow (Fri 20th July 2012) and shall be happy to…"
The Social Entrepreneurs Network is a network for all those interested in social entrepreneurship and social enterprise. The aim is to solve some of the practical challenges faced by social entrepreneurs.See More
Philanthropy is defined as the desire to promote the welfare of others.This group is initially looking at ethics, opportunities by sharing stories, skills and learning.Working with Cultivate we are running a series of roundtable sessions to start the philanthropy conversation. See More
My background is in law, environmental management and regeneration. Interested in governance frameworks, forward-planning and transparency that embed real improvements in communities. Principles of sustainable living, quality and design, underpin what I do. A champion for traditional construction; working up projects that create jobs and training placements through social enterprise. Interested in enabling all citizens to engage in practical projects to improve the built environment they experience every day.
Journalist and trend forecaster James Wallman explains why more and more of us are suffering from “stuffocation” – where instead of feeling enriched by the things we own, we are stifled and overwhelmed by them.