Introduction to Social Enterprise | Wangaratta

People, planet, and profit – the three elements at the heart of all social enterprises.

On this introductory session you will be introduced to the objectives, purpose, theories and practice of social enterprise.

You will share the space with other cross-sector leaders to get on the same page about the potential of using social enterprise as a vehicle to support economic and community development.


Wangaratta, Victoria


28 August 2019


5.30pm - 8.30pm


1 evening


Donna Petrie



+61 (0) 357 282 916


Fully Funded

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Why attend this programme? 

  • Learn about the values and purpose of social enterprise and its context in relation to community and economic development
  • Connect with others in your local area, including leaders and founders, to deepen your understanding of the realities of running a social enterprise
  • Explore the role you can play to activate social enterprise in your community

  • Learn legal structures of social enterprises and identify sources of finance and support available


Who is it for?

This program is designed for anyone interested in learning about social enterprise and the potential benefits and issues it may present to you as a start-up entrepreneur, your organisation, network or community.

This practical and innovative workshop is brought to you by Startup Shakeup.  Their purpose is to grow Victoria’s startup ecosystem by investing in organisations and projects that support startups to scale innovative companies and deliver benefits to the Victorian economy.


Fully funded

This workshop has been fully funded by Startup Shakeup (Launchvic) with support from Rural City of Wangaratta.