Is social investment the key to enabling charities and social enterprises in in Gloucestershire to thrive?


Let's Talk Good Finance is a series of virtual events hosted by Good Finance which seek to dispel the myths and share knowledge surrounding social investment for charities and social enterprises. In collaboration with The Meeting Ground, this session will provide an overview of social investment followed by peer learning and case studies with a focus on social enterprises in Gloucestershire and the surrounding area.


Mel Mills, Senior Director - Social Sector Engagement, Big Society Capital

Rich Young, Co-Founder, The Meeting Ground

Hanna Latif, Partnership Manager, Social Investment Business

Mark Gale, Chief Executive, Gloucestershire Gateway Trust

Christian Stannard, Relationship Manager, Social Investment Business


Download the slides used in the presentation here.

Useful links and resources

Links mentioned during the session are available below:

Social Investment Business - About

What is Social Investment?

Good Finance Outcomes Matrix

Jargon Buster

Investor Directory 

Is it right for us?

The Reach Fund

Case Study: Project Cosmic

Gloucestershire Gateway Trust

Let's Talk Good Finance: Outdoor Spaces & Liveable Places

Amberley Shop on the Common