Chapter 3 is a not for profit organisation with a strong commitment to communities and society focused on helping create economic and social value through enterprise. We have many years of leadership and enterprise experience and great passion for what we do.
Our experiences, skills and wisdom being built-up through running businesses and working with hundreds of start-ups, in particular micro-businesses and the third sector.
We deliver practical workshops, guidance and creative solutions that help communities and individuals.
Director: Terry King OBE click here to read more about Terry King
Director: Dianne Tew ACMA IOEE click here to read more about Dianne Tew
Non Executive Director: Anjum Emmanuel PRINCE2 APMP click here to read more about Anjum Emmanuel
Non Executive Director: Brenda Crossley Founder of September Woman click here to read more about Brenda Crossley
Some of the things we do
Setting up a business, Have you ever thought of being your own boss or setting up a business to help your community?
We run number of courses taking you that take you on the full journey from just thinking starting a business to making it a reality. There are a number of benefits of running your a personal business or community enterprise that include, greater choice, control, freedom, security and flexibility in working hours and location. But is it right for you?
Setting up your own Social Enterprise
Social Entrepreneurs come in all shapes and sizes. The one thing that unites this group of people is passion. Passion to add something, to give some of themselves, their skills, experience and knowledge, to society. This informative and inspiring courses is led by professional development experts who are also Social Entrepreneurs.
Being your own boss – is it for you?
Our courses offer you the opportunity to look in much more depth at what it means to set up a business that allows you to achieve the lifestyle you want.
We help you to:
- explore and formulate your business ideas;
- consider the benefits to your life, family and welfare; and
- how it might work for you.
You will gain a more defined view of how your inspiration might work in reality and clarity about the next steps you need to take to turn it into a successful business.
Diversifying your income for non profit organisations
Identify and explore alternative income streams for your organisation.
Refresh your strategy and business plan
A strategic and realistic look at your organisations business plan, mission and objectives with an agreed action plan to increase your effectiveness moving forward.
Raising your organisations public profile
How to make friends with your local media, increase your coverage and become a media “star”
Pitching with passion
How to make your pitch to funders the winning one.
Networking with purpose
How to network and use networking to build relationships with people and organisations for mutually beneficial outcomes.