The member-led community for Sheffield based social enterprises.
Sheffield Social Enterprise Network's (SSEN) mission is to enable social enterprises to “Achieve Greater Social Impact through Building Connections, Becoming Better Informed, Sharing Experiences, and Leveraging a Stronger Collective Voice.” SSEN is the member-led community for Sheffield-based social enterprises, social entrepreneurs or those involved in supporting them.
Equal opportunities and no discrimination.
Strengthening the social enterprise sector in Sheffield through active participation, building partnerships, being transparent, and championing the value and impact of social enterprise.
Influence changes in the external environment.
Flexibility in activities in order to meet the needs of the members, ensuring that activities are responsive to the strategic interests of the membership.
Sustainability whilst keeping costs to a minimum to ensure that participation in the network is not restricted by financial means.
Innovation, creativity and growth.
The Sheffield Region Social Enterprise Network enables businesses that do good all over the Sheffield area to come together for events, learning & mutual benefit. It's a voice for the social enterprise sector in the area.
SSEN membership enables you to meet other social enterprises travelling the same road. The network's events bring social entrepreneurs and support organisations together.
Become Better Informed
It can be hard to get the support you need. SSEN provides a point of contact for members to access information and guidance about support available within the sector.
Hosting meetings & conferences to share expertise and best practice; guest speakers, member presentations, workshops and networking.
Have a Stronger Voice
Supporting the social enterprise sector to influence the ecosystem in which the sector operates, ensuring it supports successful and sustainable enterprises.