The Boaz Trust

Social Enterprise Workshop

We want to set up a social enterprise workshop to utilise our the skills and time of our clients and to help us to become more sustainable.

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Registered Charity in England and Wales (1110344)

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    Categories

  • Education/Training/EmploymentEducation/Training/Employment
  • Human Rights/AdvocacyHuman Rights/Advocacy
  • OtherOther

    Helping

  • Older PeopleOlder People
  • Women & GirlsWomen & Girls
  • Young People (18-30)Young People (18-30)
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Situation

Refused asylum seekers are not allowed to work, yet many of them want to stay active and to contribute to the community. The Boaz Trust therefore runs a programme of Meaningful Lives Activities for our clients, to allow them to socialise, learn new skills and integrate into the community. These include arts and crafts, sewing, ESOL, gardening and volunteering opportunities. We would love to find a suitable space to expand our activities, and the opportunity to buy the equipment we need to set up a social enterprise scheme. This would offer our clients the chance to give back to the Boaz Trust, as the profits from the sales would then help the Boaz Trust to become sustainable.

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