Organisations we work with
We hold reciprocal membership and support partnerships with a number of organisations. You can find out more about each by clicking on their logo. To discover how you can benefit from these partnerships visit the membership page or get in touch.
We are the leading global authority on social enterprise.
We are the biggest network of social enterprises in the UK.
We are a strategic partner to 6 government departments and have led public policy on social enterprise for 15 years.
We have unrivalled business relationships working with some of the biggest companies in the UK to support social enterprise through their supply chains, people and networks.
Our membership is a network that includes all the leading lights of the UK social enterprise movement from community organisations to consumer products.
We have created the world’s largest commitment to social procurement through the Buy Social Corporate Challenge.
We are the membership body for social enterprise.
Pioneers Post delivers the news and sets the agenda for the new wave of responsible business leaders and social entrepreneurs.
Our aim is to create intelligent and engaging content through news, analysis, comment, profiles, debate, specialist reports, the Pioneers Post Business School and our own online TV and podcast channels.
A growing movement of corporate businesses, SMEs, charities and social enterprises is looking beyond the immediate bottom line and seeing value and opportunity in social innovation, sustainability, investment and creating meaningful business at scale.
Social entrepreneurs are seeking to increase their size and impact; corporate leaders are bringing social value and environmental values closer to the heart of their business; charity and public sector CEOs are sharpening their business skills and creating new models to deliver effective, innovative services in challenging economic circumstances.
Pioneers Post is the magazine that brings these people, their organisations and their stories together into a dedicated platform – championing their vision, sharing their ideas, testing their mettle, and exploring their challenges, successes and failures.
SAN Ltd is a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee, with a membership operating throughout the UK. There are two member categories within SAN Ltd from which the board are elected:
Ordinary Members. Organisations and individuals who support the objectives of SAN and who are active in promoting, facilitating and/or practising the SAN social accounting and audit process; and SAN Approved Social Auditors, based in the UK and listed in the Register of Social Auditors.
Our board members are from across the UK and many also act in the capacity of Regional Co-ordinator.
SAN approved social auditors, resident and practising outside the UK are Associate Members, without voting rights.
In addition, SAN also has over 1400 people subscribed to receive the free monthly SAN circular and may use the email Network and the circular to share information and make contact with other practitioners.
Certified B Corporations are leading a global movement to redefine success in business.
By voluntarily meeting higher standards of transparency, accountability, and performance, Certified B Corps are distinguishing themselves in a cluttered marketplace by offering a positive vision of a better way to do business.
We hope that you are inspired, not just by our vision, but by the movement’s ability to translate ideas into action.
B Corps create higher quality jobs and improve the quality of life in our communities. And, as the movement grows, it has become an increasingly powerful agent of change. We are passing laws. We are driving capital.
Government and the nonprofit sector are necessary but insufficient to address society’s greatest challenges. Business, the most powerful man-made force on the planet, must create value for society, not just shareholders. Systemic challenges require systemic solutions and the B Corp movement offers a concrete, market-based and scalable solution.
Over 1,000 businesses have already joined our community, encouraging all companies to compete not just to be the best in the world, but to be the best for the world. As a result of our collective success, individuals and communities will enjoy greater economic opportunity, society will address its most challenging environmental problems, and more people will find fulfillment by bringing their whole selves to work.
CHY Consultancy is a social enterprise that measures, delivers and generates social value in the built environment. We work alongside construction and housing businesses, their supply chains, their clients and their communities to meet housing needs and create better jobs, more apprenticeships, relevant training and work for local businesses.
The Practitioner Hub provides a gateway to information and access to the latest good practice, insight and analysis on inclusive business.
The Practitioner Hub is an online platform that is all about ‘inclusive business’- business models that combine commercial and social return. It provides practical information plus good practice insight and analysis to help practitioners and facilitators more effectively design, adapt and implement inclusive business models.
GlobalNet21 is the leading platform in the UK for discussing the major issues of the 21st Century. With over 20,000 network members in the UK and abroad, we hold over 75 events a year. The GlobalNet21 community provides space for people to meet, learn and actively engage with the issues of the day, meet others with similar passions or discover new ones.
The place for online impact resources. Inspiring Impact is a UK-wide collaborative programme, working with the charity sector to help organisations know what to measure and how to measure.
Working towards a world where high quality impact measurement is the norm in the non-profit sector.
Inspiring Impact is a programme that aims to change the way the UK voluntary sector thinks about impact. Find out more about what we aim to do, who we are, the thinking behind our work, and the difference we’re making.
UKSSD creates a space to mobilise people, communities and organisations in the UK so they can play their part to create decent work in a prosperous economy and a fair and just society – all within the Earth’s limits.