Hampshire School for Social Entrepreneurs

SSE Hampshire brings together people who want to make a difference through enterprise.

TheSchool for Social Entrepreneurs Hampshire provides an exciting and challenging programmethat brings together people who want to make a difference through enterprise.It's practical, rather than academic all that's required is a good idea andthe drive and commitment to make it happen.

SSEHampshire use a variety of learning methods to provide the tailored personaldevelopment and organisational support that social entrepreneurs need. Learning is "by doing" and throughout each course students learn fromtheir peers, build new networks and are challenged by practitioners, staff andeach other to become the most successful social entrepreneurs they can be.

There are lots of ways in which you can help with the success of the School for Social Entrepreneurs, whether it is by becoming a student, acting as a mentor to one of their students, or by becoming a witness and sharing your story with their students.

If you are interested in volunteering with SSE Hampshire contact Sue Dovey on 01962 857353 to find out more sue.dovey@actionhants.org.uk.

Lloyds Bank Social Entrepreneurs Programme

Whether you are looking to get started on a new idea or want to grow an established organisation, this programme can help. Lloyds Bank Social Entrepreneurs Programme offers a fully funded year of learning, a mentor and a grant to help you grow your project. The programme will help you develop as a leader and obtain the skills needed to take your organisation to the next stage.

The programme is delivered in 12 locations across the UK. SSE Hampshire runs the programme in Winchester and takes entrepreneurs from Hampshire, Portsmouth, Southampton, Isle of Wight, London, Surrey, Sussex, Wiltshire, Kent and Berkshire.