Social Enterprise Program

Social Enterprise  — A Business with a Social Purpose
A social enterprise is defined as business that uses its operations and profits to advance a social, environmental and human justice agenda.

CIELO’s Social Enterprise program is designed for individuals and business who have a heart for community development and environmental protection. Our consulting team is comprised of professionals in the industry, who have an in-depth understanding of the issues around social enterprise, as well as practical experience in running and growing social enterprises.

We are able to draw upon best practice and offer our clients:

  • Understanding of the social enterprise landscape
  • Knowledge of the challenges facing social enterprises
  • Training and coaching on how to create a social enterprise.
  • Experience working with corporate and public sector partners

Take the social enterprise challenge. Every business has the capacity to go beyond short term profits and provide financial, social and environmental return on investments for its stakeholders.