Good cause businesses should have more attention. There are lots of them everywhere in the world that support wonderful causes. Here are 5 exceptional social enterprises that make a change around the world:
This Foreigner Can
A social enterprise with a purpose to improve the lives of migrants by supporting them to eventually become entrepreneurs.
Paper & Cup
This is a not-for-profit social enterprise in East London is managed by a local charity offering work experience and training program to former addicts and long-term unemployed.
The Big Issue
The Big Issue is one of the United Kingdom’s top social businesses and exists to offer homeless people the chance to make a legitimate income, thereby helping them to reintegrate into mainstream society. The Big Issue publication is also the world’s most widely circulated street magazine.
Scotland’s biggest, and one of its longest established, bicycle recycling charities. They sell and restore bikes and deliver trainings on cycling safety to individuals and groups.
An eco-hand car wash located in North London. A social enterprise that delivers training and job opportunities for local disabled men and women.
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