Social Enterprise Sector

This site is free to use for any Social Enterprise to upload your information and to meet Business that may want to form a social partnership with you to help them deliver their work and improve their social value chain. You will also learn how to measure and report your social value and present it is a way that makes sense to Business and Public Sector Authorities

If you wish to bid for Public Authority work, and as a member, you will also be able to get information about their objectives and learn how to present your social value contribution as a part of your bid.

We offer discounts for Social Enterprises that either have the Social Enterprise Mark or have achieved Planet First Accreditation. For more information, please see Delivery Partners (link)

What you need to know

  • Local Authority and public sector corporate targets and social value objectives
  • Relevant KPIs and Metrics
  • How to measure and report Social Impact or value creation.
  • Links with other local Social Enterprises and Charities that could enhance your offer


What you might also need

  • Methodology for mapping business activities against public sector targets
  • Methodology for measuring and reporting Social Value and Impact
  • Financial proxies
  • Social Impact measurement tools
  • A market place to meet and get to know businesses that could add value to your offerings or where you could add value to their offerings
  • On-line training and qualifications


The Portal delivers

  • Public sector Social Value strategies in standard reporting formats
  • Summary of relevant targets, KPIs and Metrics for each local authority
  • Guidance on measurement
  • Good practice case studies
  • Ability to upload your own solutions onto The Listening Tree
  • Access to on-line training