Social Enterprise in Southend

Social enterprises are businesses driven by a social or environmental purpose. There are more than 60,000 social enterprises in the UK, adding over £24bn to the economy and employing around 800,000 people.

Social enterprises reinvest profits back into the business or community rather than to shareholders or owners.

If you are interested in starting a Social Enterprise please contact the Enterprise team on 01702 215022 or email economicd@southend.gov.uk. Further details can also be found on the Business-on-Sea website.

Page last updated: 22/03/2017