Social Enterprise Competition Award Winners

We are pleased to announce the following projects have been awarded prizes in our Social Enterprise Competition:

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(1st row left-right: Magda Sibley, Joanne Tippett, Dongshuo Wang, Joanne Worthington, Nickala Torkington, Jane Placca. 2nd row left-right: Sophie Dawes, Amy Win, Nigel Jay, Erinma Ochu, Kirsten Windfuhr. 3rd row left-right: Haider Khokhar, Helen Power, Rick Watson, James Thompson, Paul Monaghan)

Do-it Awards

Kirsten Windfuhr – Patient Safety and Service Improvement in Mental Health

Haider Khokar – Head4Knowledge/App4App

Magda Sibley – HiSolar

Steve Pettifer – Phantom Limb Pain

Adam Garrow – Singing for people with COPD

Caroline Bradbury-Jones – AWARE (Abused Women Awareness, Recognition and Empowerment) App

Jane Placca – ACAPella; Aquarius Community Allotment Project

Joanne Tippett – Roundview

Try-it Awards

Alastair Gourley – Unicycle

Amy Win – 4.Lunch

Katie Popperwell – North West Literary Agency

Kirsty Jardine – SK7

Sally Freeman – Healthcare on Oxford Road

Helen Power – Levenshulme Community Market

Press Release:

Levenshulme Locals make Big Success out of running local market closed by Council

Activities have included a sell out launch event on Saturday 23rd March with over 40 traders selling a range of goods from fruit and veg to homemade jewellery and a Pre launch Event on Saturday 23rd February

Joanne Worthington – Interbake

Dongshuo Wang – TCM Lifestyle Centre

Alex Clark – Sustainability in SME’s

Sophie Dawes – Crowd Doctor

Erinma Ochu – Ability App

Achievement Award

We’re pleased to announce that Try-It award winner Helen Power also received an Achievement Award for her passion and commitment to her Social Enteprise and the significant improvements she achieved with a small amount of funding in a short space of time.

Congratulations to all the Venture Further Business start-up competition finalists.

We would like to give a special mention to our Award Winners:

Amy Win – 4.Lunch – Social Category Prize Winner 2013
Alastair Gourley -Unicycle – Social Category finalist 2013