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A Social Value Approach in Salford

A Social Value Approach in Salford
The Salford Social Value Alliance is a partnership between the private, public and voluntary community and social enterprise sector aimed at producing more Social Value in Salford. The Alliance is using   a Social Value approach to tackle poverty and inequality and make Salford…
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Mears join as organisational members
Mears is a market leader in providing housing management and maintenance services to the affordable housing sector and a major presence in the homecare and support market. Mears have a focus on long-term outcomes and positive social, economic and environmental impact, across their…
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NPC renew organisational membership
As a think tank and consultancy for the charity sector, NPC (New Philanthropy Capital) have worked on research, projects and communications related to social value/SROI for several years. Examples include: How do Companies Create Social Value?,  NPC’s Response to the Social…
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SVUK in Erasmus+ ROI project…
Social Value UK is part of an Erasmus+ project to create a tool for SMEs to better understand the potential value of apprenticeships and work-based learning. Working with partners from 7 European nations the tool seeks to calculate the return on investment of such practices, with…
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Social value is about changes…
Measuring social value is important – but what we do with that information is even more important. Join our Maximising Value training course in Manchester on 25 May. So, as well as asking yourself the question of how to measure social value, we also need to be asking, why are measuring…
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Social Value UK announce Ben…
We are very pleased to announce the appointment of Ben Carpenter as our new CEO. During last five years of working at Social Value UK, Ben has helped to grow and develop a range of membership services, most notably Assurance and Accreditation and SVUK’s involvement in the Impact…
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Jeremy Nicholls is stepping down…
After ten years as Chief Executive Officer of Social Value UK (SVUK) and three years as CEO of Social Value International (SVI), Jeremy Nicholls is stepping down from both roles as of June. Jeremy is deeply committed to the continuing growth and success of SVUK and SVI and will maintain…
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Local councils, are you thinking…
Meeting the needs of their community is the driving force behind a council’s services, making it essential that they create as much social, economic and environmental value as possible. With the Social Value Act (2012) reinforcing this fundamental need, it is increasingly important…
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Impact Management: A chance to…
This is a blog by Social Value UK’s Operations Manager, Ben Carpenter. They will look back on 2017 and they will say “Ah, the year of ‘impact management” – well, maybe, or maybe it will only be me that says that (to an empty room)! In all seriousness, it has been a real…
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Community Action Wirral join SVUK as organisational members
We are so pleased that Community Action Wirral have joined SVUK as organisational members. Keelan Early, Head of Service at Community Action Wirral, “Social…
A Social Value Approach in Salford
The Salford Social Value Alliance is a partnership between the private, public and voluntary community and social enterprise sector aimed at producing…
Mears join as organisational members
Mears is a market leader in providing housing management and maintenance services to the affordable housing sector and a major presence in the homecare…