The strength of the North West social economy and the challenges faced in facilitating the supply and demand for social investment are highlighted in a new research report commissioned by the First Ark Group.
Generating social impact is at the heart of everything we do at the First Ark Group. We regularly talk about our long-term view, our approach to social investment activity and how this strategy enables us to ensure that we not only deliver results now, but time and again in the future.
As a social business we are commercially aware in everything we do; we ensure we are profitable and recognise that long term financial viability is vital to delivering long term social impact.
In the past year, we have supported and mentored over 14 organisation and have played a key role in the creation of two new businesses through our 'Win a Shop' competitions.
Read the full article on our impact in Merseyside on the Liverpool Echo website.