Introducing Social Enterprise

This one-day programme will introduce you to the values and purpose of social enterprise, and its potential within our society.


Cape Town


Past Programme


10am - 4pm


1 day

This one-day programme will engage learners in an introduction to the values and purpose of social enterprise. 

It is designed for individuals who are considering setting up a social enterprise, or for NPOs who are considering transitioning from a donor-dependent model to income-generation.


On this programme you will:

  • Gain a general overview of social enterprise
  • Define the values and purpose of a social enterprise to better understand where it sits in relation to the corporate and non-profit sector
  • Examine the range of organisational and legal strucutres available to social enterprises
  • Explore the challenges of balancing economic demands with the achievements of social and/or environmental aims
  • Discuss real life examples of social enterprise


Spring Taster Programmes | Oct - Nov 2015

This programme is also part of our Spring Taster Programmes designed for you to experience Social Enterprise Academy's unique peer-led learning approach. 

Discounts will be available to individuals interested in booking to attend all 3 Spring Taster Programmes

  • Introducing Social Enterprise | 28 October 2015
  • Leadership for Social Change | 19 November 2015
  • Measuring Social Impact | 26 November 2015