Thu, 30 Mar|
Social Enterprise NI – Dragons Den Event
** APPLICATIONS FOR THIS EVENT NOW CLOSED** Attendance is still possible. Social Enterprise NI is delighted to announce that we will be hosting our Annual Dragons Den Event in partnership Newry & Mourne Enterprise Agency & Community Finance Ireland (CFI).
Time & Location
30 Mar 2023, 10:00 – 12:30
Newry, WIN Business Park, Canal Quay, Newry BT35 6PH, UK
About the Event
This has been one of the highlights of Social Enterprise NI’s calendar for the last number of years and we look forward to the event taking place this year on Thursday 30th March in Newry and Mourne Enterprise Agency, WIN Business Park, Canal Quay, Newry.
We want to thank CFI for their continued support. Phelim Sharvin, Associate Director at CFI said:
" Our sponsorship of Social Enterprise NI continues with our involvement in the ever-popular Dragons Den event. Each year we have the opportunity to learn how people want to effect change within our community and are delighted to witness both the passion and innovation of those involved. This platform offers entrants a fantastic opportunity to put their plans to the test, showcase ideas to a wider audience and pitch for much needed funding.
So, are you a new or existing Social Enterprise? Do you have a business idea that you want to Pitch to our panel of "Dragons" for the chance of winning a £1500?
So, are you a new or existing Social Enterprise? Do you have a business idea that you want to pitch to our panel of "Dragons" for the chance of winning first prize of £1500? Additionally, local social enterprise Oriel Developments have put up second prize of £500. Do you want to follow in the footsteps of organisations such as TAMHI, Shared Threads, Olive Lane or Any Time of the Month?
If so, this is the event for you, please join us on Thursday 30th March at 10am where another social enterprise ‘Fringe Coffee Company’ will be operating their coffee bar for the event.
This will also be an opportunity to network with a wide range of social enterprises, why not come along and watch the pitches, or submit an application to present to the judges.
Please make your submission by Thursday 23rd March - Application Form