Compass Partner:
Social Entrepreneurship


UnLtd is the leading provider of support to social entrepreneurs in the UK and offers the largest such network in the world. They support thousands of social businesses in the UK


UnLtd resources hundreds of individuals each year through its core Awards programme. UnLtd operates a unique model by investing directly in individuals and offering a complete package of resources; from awards of funding to ongoing advice, networking and practical support.

UnLtd supports individuals who have their social ventures firmly rooted in delivering positive social change. The Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (Harding and Harding 2008) found that there were 1.7m people leading social organisations in the UK.

UnLtd resource community entrepreneurs to start-up; support those with more established social ventures to scale up; and are committed to developing an ecosystem of support to make it easier for those who need help to find it.

Check out Unltd;s new strategy ‘Going mainstream: how can social entrepreneurship break through?’, which explores new ways to break down the barriers faced by social entrepreneurs, helping them to become a valued and vibrant part of society. 

 Connect with UnLtd during  #GEW2016

 Read the new UnLtd strategy: Going mainstream 

 Read Changing the World: A Beginners Guide to Social Entrepreneurship by UnLtd