UnLtd is a London-based non-profit organization that has developed a program that can give social entrepreneurs tools for starting or growing their business. The organization focuses specifically on those in the United Kingdom aiming to start businesses or organizations that promote social change.
The organization offers various awards to people seeking to start their own companies. The awards are a combination of funding and business coaching. There are "Try it" awards which enable entrepreneurs to test their business ideas. The "Do it" awards are monetary and also provide other support (such as knowledge and education) for starting a business. The "Grow it" awards are for established start-ups and provide funding to grow the company and form a financial model to follow. The organization also offers events and a learning area where entrepreneurs can learn about business essentials such as financial plans.
Causes with which recipients of the awards have had businesses or organizations include mental health, geriatric well being, and advocacy for livable wages.
UnLtd Announces New Social Impact Projects, Adds Karen Halligan, Venessa Hunt to Board - B&T
August 30, 2019
Documentaries, videos and podcasts
UnLtd - The journey of a social entrepreneur
November 19, 2012