CEMVO Scotland are pleased to announce our new 4 year programme (EM)powering Women funded by the Big Lottery Fund. The official launch will be coming soon! +++ CEMVO Scotland has supported EM organisations to secure Over £3M from the Climate Challenge Fund , creating over 30 employment opportunities and 26 new funded projects +++ CEMVO Scotland has supported 4 young people and 2 groups to secure £38k in funding to help start up and grow their social enterprises +++ 24 organisations provided with mainstreaming race equality consultancy advice/support +++ Mainstreaming support lead to new policies and procedures for carrying the Kirpan in court

 At CEMVO Scotland’s Pay it Forward for Social Enterprise Conference in November, 2 young people successfully pitched their ideas to win £500 each to help develop their ideas. Congratulations and well done to :-

Lewa Thomas        -        Lewalicious Cakes     -       Sponsored by CEMVO Scotland

Ahmed Ibraham    -        Sunshine Koffee        -        Sponsored by The Forestry Commission Scotland

Other Social Enterprise winners for the Group Category and winning £1000 was won by :-

The Welcoming Association             -            Sponsored by Just Enterprise

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5 young people, supported by CEMVO Scotland, successfully pitched and won £4000 each to help with the start-up of their social enterprise ideas and secured a place on the School for Social Enterprise course which started in October and provides mentoring, peer support and business training. Congratulations and well done to :-

Farah Majid                       -              Farah’s Salon

Ahmed Ibrahim                 -              Sunshine Koffee

AnnMarie Fowler                -              Women Unite

Lewa Thomas                    -              Lewalicious Cakes

Hermine Makangu              -             Mbikudi Hair & Beauty Products

Contact Info

Cemvo Scotland

Lancefield House
1st Floor, 95 - 107 Lancefield Street
Glasgow, G3 8HZ

Tel: 0141 248 4830
Fax: 0141 221 4439

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