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Pioneering Fund focused on supporting Social Enterprises and alleviating poverty releases final Impact Report
SEIF I Impact Report
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Pioneering Fund focused on supporting Social Enterprises and alleviating poverty releases final Impact Report

Big Issue Founder addresses social entrepreneurs in the North West to celebrate successes of £25 million fund tackling inequity
Jack from Neuropool, Lord Bird founder of the Big Issue, Ruth from DWRM. Image Credit - Sophie Okonkwo.
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Big Issue Founder addresses social entrepreneurs in the North West to celebrate successes of £25 million fund tackling inequity

Big Issue Group teams up with Teemill to launch range of clothes designed by top UK fashion designers
Big Issue t-shirt
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Big Issue Group teams up with Teemill to launch range of clothes designed by top UK fashion designers

Social Enterprise leading the charge in tackling prisoner education secures £150,000 of investment 
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Social Enterprise leading the charge in tackling prisoner education secures £150,000 of investment 

Big Issue Group reports extraordinary 58% growth in reach, as more people seek to engage with the organisation, during cost of living crisis
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Big Issue Group reports extraordinary 58% growth in reach, as more people seek to engage with the organisation, during cost of living crisis

Lincolnshire-based NW Counselling Hub CIC secures £50,000 investment from Big Issue Invest
NW Counselling Hub
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Lincolnshire-based NW Counselling Hub CIC secures £50,000 investment from Big Issue Invest

UnLtd. and Big Issue Invest’s £10 million pound Fund announces new investment into neurodivergent talent startup
Neuropool GIF
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UnLtd. and Big Issue Invest’s £10 million pound Fund announces new investment into neurodivergent talent startup

Release prisoners a day early to access essential services, Big Issue founder tells Lords
Lord Bird, founder of the Big Issue
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Release prisoners a day early to access essential services, Big Issue founder tells Lords

Big Issue launches newsletters for readers in cost of living crisis
Working On It.
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Big Issue launches newsletters for readers in cost of living crisis

Newcastle-based cultural not-for-profit receives £45K in funding from Big Issue Invest
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Newcastle-based cultural not-for-profit receives £45K in funding from Big Issue Invest

Entrepreneurial social enterprise that helps young people from underrepresented communities receives £127K from Big Issue Invest
Foundervine
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Entrepreneurial social enterprise that helps young people from underrepresented communities receives £127K from Big Issue Invest

Big Issue Group reports significant rise in vendor numbers as Cost-of-living Crisis bites
Big Issue Vendor, Lawrence. Image Credit: Louise Haywood-Schiefer
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Big Issue Group reports significant rise in vendor numbers as Cost-of-living Crisis bites

“We can all work towards raising our basic living standards for people of all walks of life. Because united we have the power.”: top Comedian Dane Baptiste calls on support for Big Issue vendors as he joins organisation as official Ambassador
Image: Dane Baptiste, Big Issue Group Ambassador
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“We can all work towards raising our basic living standards for people of all walks of life. Because united we have the power.”: top Comedian Dane Baptiste calls on support for Big Issue vendors as he joins organisation as official Ambassador

Social enterprise providing film training to young disadvantaged people receives £150K in funding from Big Issue Invest
Chocolate Films
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Social enterprise providing film training to young disadvantaged people receives £150K in funding from Big Issue Invest

New investors announced for social impact investment Fund that back people the mainstream does not reach
Foundervine
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New investors announced for social impact investment Fund that back people the mainstream does not reach

Big Issue Group calls on businesses to back a specialist recruitment service supporting people who face barriers to sustainable employment as gap in labour market persists
Big Issue Recruit is working with people facing barriers to employment into work.
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Big Issue Group calls on businesses to back a specialist recruitment service supporting people who face barriers to sustainable employment as gap in labour market persists

Big Issue celebrate the top 100 Changemakers in society for 2023
Changemakers cover
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Big Issue celebrate the top 100 Changemakers in society for 2023

Big Issue Group has seen seven times more vendors needing critical fuel and food support this winter
Big Issue vendor
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Big Issue Group has seen seven times more vendors needing critical fuel and food support this winter

Ten-year-old is announced as winner of the Big Issue Kids Christmas cover competition
The Big Issue, featuring artwork by the winner of the annual kids cover competition
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Ten-year-old is announced as winner of the Big Issue Kids Christmas cover competition

“The subscriptions have been a game-changer. If they hadn’t come in I don’t know what would have happened.” Norwich Big Issue vendor talks about the importance of supporting network of 1,500 vendors via subscriptions this Christmas
Vendor, Jim hannah
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“The subscriptions have been a game-changer. If they hadn’t come in I don’t know what would have happened.” Norwich Big Issue vendor talks about the importance of supporting network of 1,500 vendors via subscriptions this Christmas