Opportunity for Social Enterprise Cafe in Cairns

Three Sista’s have an excellent opportunity for someone who is keen to set up a new social enterprise business through the leasing of the Three Sista’s commercial kitchen and café. Click on the link below for more details. SOCIAL ENTERPRISE BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY Please contact Janet Guthrie for more information  

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School for Social Entrepreneurs Pitching Event Results!

SEFA was proud to take part in the School for Social Entrepreneurs Pitching event in August. Whilst there were great pitches from all the entrepreneurs involved, there were two stand-outs. Paul Leary of Chainbreakers Recovery and Shanil Samarakoon from Empower will both be awarded $5,000. See the links below for more information on their stories. […]

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VIVID – Social impact measurement workshop with University of Sydney

SEFA attended the social impact measurement workshop at the VIVID festival. The workshop was part of the Festival of Ideas that runs parralel with the light festival. The workshop was focused on the StrategicFrame approach developed by the University of Sydney and how it can be used by organisations involved in the arts. A panel […]

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SEFA’s Social Connectivity

INAUGURAL SEFA ROUNDTABLE ON INDIGENOUS ENTERPRISE In February 2013, SEFA initiated the first of our targeted roundtable events.  A high priority for SEFA is supporting indigenous enterprise in Australia, so our first event focused on Indigenous Social Finance.  SEFA aims to identify key objectives that social lenders can implement to accelerate the process of indigenous […]

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Social Enterprise Case Studies

Our lending manager, Roselyn Yap has provided the following case studies as examples of SEFA’s loan enquiries. To apply for social finance, please email or phone (02) 8819 3360. CASE STUDY 1 An Indigenous Culture and Dance Company Scenario An NFP organisation, incorporated in 2010, approached SEFA with a loan request for the purchase of a […]

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