The ultimate aim is to create more and better jobs for young people in new business areas by promoting active inclusion, attracting young people into a career in civil society, demonstrating how new and high quality jobs can be developed through social enterprise.

Specific objectives are:

  • Transfer good practice, identify innovation and develop understanding of how to increase sustainable jobs for young people.
  • To demonstrate that Social Enterprise is a key to unlocking the potential of community groups and not for profit associations.
  • To develop a European Model for Social Franchising.
  • To facilitate work experience placements for young people whilst supporting the needs of not for profit organisations.
  • Create Networks for self-help and shared understanding.
  • Hold dissemination events in each partner country.

Some of the outputs linked to our target are:

  • 5 new jobs created.
  • 4 seminars held informing 200 people.
  • 1 new website.
  • 1 evaluation report for wide dissemination.
  • 1 new community interest company set up.
  • The creation of 1 European Social Franchise.
  • 1 project manual comprising analysis of good practice across the partnership work.


Action with communities in Rural KentBasta!Association de Sauvegarde et promotion de la personneDiagrama EspañaDiagrama FoundationEuropean Comission