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Social Souk event

18 May 2017


Belfast event for people interested in starting a social enterprise

Belfast City Council are hosting the first-ever Social Souk event, designed to help those who are interested in setting up a social enterprise or cooperative.

By attending this event you will be able to:

  • network and visit the social enterprise and cooperative marketplace to find potential new customers*
  • access one-to-one specialist support and advice on the day, and
  • benefit from peer support through ‘Six Degrees of Separation’ networking sessions

* Support organisations, social enterprises and cooperatives based in Belfast will be exhibiting their products and services.

Event details

Date: Wednesday 31 May 2017 
Time: 11:00 - 14:00
Venue: St George's Market, Belfast

For further details on this event please call Helen at Work West on 028 90610 826 or email helen@workwest.co.uk.

Please note that you must register to exhibit, network or receive one-to-one mentoring by completing an online form.

Watch a video that highlights how media production company SlackPress developed into a self-sufficient social enterprise that successfully engages with the local community.