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Big Issue Founder warns £20 Universal Credit uplift must remain in place or the nation will face a “mass homelessness crisis”
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Big Issue Founder warns £20 Universal Credit uplift must remain in place or the nation will face a “mass homelessness crisis”

Lord John Bird, Founder of The Big Issue, has issued a warning that the Government must act now and stop the cut to Universal Credit in order to prevent a “mass homelessness crisis”.

The Big Issue launches Breakthrough Talent and Training Programme for young people
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The Big Issue launches Breakthrough Talent and Training Programme for young people

The programme will offer opportunities to talented 16-24 year olds from under-represented and less privileged backgrounds.

Big Issue Invest provides funds to support the construction of 11 affordable homes in Lewisham
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Big Issue Invest provides funds to support the construction of 11 affordable homes in Lewisham

First new homes to receive capital funding through the Mayor of London’s Community Housing Fund will be built for Lewisham residents in need of an affordable home

Scotland’s leading not-for-profit helpline secures £180k of investment to support vulnerable communities
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Scotland’s leading not-for-profit helpline secures £180k of investment to support vulnerable communities

Big Issue Invest and Sport England join forces to improve the lives of young people affected by Covid 19
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Big Issue Invest and Sport England join forces to improve the lives of young people affected by Covid 19

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The Big Issue co-launches fund for people to invest in solving climate change
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The Big Issue co-launches fund for people to invest in solving climate change

Big Issue Invest and GO Lab launch first report on data transparency in the social outcomes sector
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Big Issue Invest and GO Lab launch first report on data transparency in the social outcomes sector

Big Issue Invest launches Impact report 2020 to mark 10 years since the launch of its first ever investment fund
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Big Issue Invest launches Impact report 2020 to mark 10 years since the launch of its first ever investment fund

Big Issue Invest releases impact report for Power Up Scotland investment programme
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Big Issue Invest releases impact report for Power Up Scotland investment programme

Homes for Good- Scotland’s first social enterprise letting agency- welcomes Big Issue Invest as new partner in £3 million deal
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Homes for Good- Scotland’s first social enterprise letting agency- welcomes Big Issue Invest as new partner in £3 million deal

Big Issue Invest Trust strengthens its Board and embarks on new programme to support Big Issue vendors in the wake of Covid-19 crisis
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Big Issue Invest Trust strengthens its Board and embarks on new programme to support Big Issue vendors in the wake of Covid-19 crisis

Our response to COVID-19: our support & commitment
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Our response to COVID-19: our support & commitment

Places Foundation gives a £325k boost to social investor Big Issue Invest
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Places Foundation gives a £325k boost to social investor Big Issue Invest

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Social Media influencers and bloggers swarm on Scot-mid as Hey Girls hits the shelves
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Social Media influencers and bloggers swarm on Scot-mid as Hey Girls hits the shelves

New leadership development programme for social entrepreneurs launches in Newcastle
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New leadership development programme for social entrepreneurs launches in Newcastle

Five Lamps shortlisted for the North East Charity Awards
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Five Lamps shortlisted for the North East Charity Awards

MHEP named a finalist in the UK Social Enterprise Awards as a world changing business
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MHEP named a finalist in the UK Social Enterprise Awards as a world changing business

Big Issue Invest’s £400k boost to help 1,700 ex-addicts find jobs
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Big Issue Invest’s £400k boost to help 1,700 ex-addicts find jobs

The UK Equity Impact Employment Opportunities Fund’s First Annual Impact Report
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The UK Equity Impact Employment Opportunities Fund’s First Annual Impact Report

Big Issue Invest commits £227,000 to support people affected by mental health problems in London to enter employment
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Big Issue Invest commits £227,000 to support people affected by mental health problems in London to enter employment

Co-op joins Hey Girls and Big Issue Invest Power Up programme in the fight against period poverty
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Co-op joins Hey Girls and Big Issue Invest Power Up programme in the fight against period poverty

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Scottish pupils receive national social enterprise award from Deputy First Minister, John Swinney MSP
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Scottish pupils receive national social enterprise award from Deputy First Minister, John Swinney MSP

Social ventures pitch to secure vital funding at Big Issue Invest’s ‘Caterpillar’s Cocoon’
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Social ventures pitch to secure vital funding at Big Issue Invest’s ‘Caterpillar’s Cocoon’

Impact Loans England programme receives an additional £3.9 million
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Impact Loans England programme receives an additional £3.9 million

Leading asset managers and industry heavyweights continue to join The Big Exchange
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Leading asset managers and industry heavyweights continue to join The Big Exchange

Brand new purpose-built dental centre in Cornwall receives £1 million investment
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Brand new purpose-built dental centre in Cornwall receives £1 million investment

The Big Exchange joins forces to build a new financial system that works for everyone
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The Big Exchange joins forces to build a new financial system that works for everyone

Big Issue Invest funds legal aid agency in Harlow
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Big Issue Invest funds legal aid agency in Harlow

Big Issue Invest appoints Danyal Sattar as Chief Executive Officer
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Big Issue Invest appoints Danyal Sattar as Chief Executive Officer

Aileen Campbell MSP joins celebration to mark Power Up Scotland’s £500,000 investment
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Aileen Campbell MSP joins celebration to mark Power Up Scotland’s £500,000 investment

Big Issue Invest makes a big issue out of period poverty
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Big Issue Invest makes a big issue out of period poverty

Big Issue Invest to help Five Lamps deliver 100,000 affordable loans
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Big Issue Invest to help Five Lamps deliver 100,000 affordable loans

Big Issue Invest launches Power Up Midlands to support community businesses
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Big Issue Invest launches Power Up Midlands to support community businesses