Funds will be deployed to help social enterprises across the region to grow and increase their impact.
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Latest figures from the Scottish Government show that half a million Scots are living on less than £240 a week.
Permanent capital’ provides investment to social enterprises and charities wanting to scale up
Each borough needs a financial inclusion strategy, and local authorities should work more closely together to share information and good practice.
‘It’s clear councils are committing their own valuable resources from already-stretched budgets.’
The responsible finance industry is well positioned to work with government to create strong and diverse industries and an inclusive and resilient economy.
‘The housing market is everyone’s problem.’
‘Our research reveals a depressingly bleak picture.’
Social investment doubled in last year
‘Social enterprise can be an engine of growth as long as you don’t adopt the idea of meritocracy where the more educated and able rise to the top.’