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Salford City Council – helping young people with Kickstart

Young people have been disproportionally impacted due to Covid-19. Two thirds of people who lost their jobs due to the…

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Salford Food Giftbox

Through a discussion that started in our MediaCityUK Sustainability & Social Value Network we came up with the idea to…

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Salford Clinical Commissioning Group delivering Social Value

Salford CCG published their Social Value Strategy in 2019 covering the period 2019-2021. This strategy set the challenge to make…

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Salford celebrates Living Wage anniversary

Salford organisations say securing the real Living Wage for employees will be even more crucial as the nation recovers from…

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GMHP supports more than 10,000 residents towards employment

A recent report into the social value created by social housing providers in Greater Manchester has revealed that 10,222 residents…

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Salford Foundation Impact Report

Salford Foundation are a charity providing opportunities for young people and adults to create better futures. Salford Foundation have been…

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Social value roadmap from HACT

Social value is an intrinsic part of the social housing sector’s DNA. It is central to the collective social purpose.…

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Salford City Council’s service hub – Route29

Too many Salford young people aged 12-17 are in care and on the edge of care, placed in children’s homes…

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Anchor Removals – Local Living Wage Employer

Chris Smallwood, Managing Director of Worsley-based Anchor Removals is proud to be the only real Living Wage, no zero hours…

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The Social Audit Network’s Annual Gathering

The Social Audit Network (SAN) Gathering for 2019 will be held on Wednesday 16th October 2019. The Gathering will bring together a…

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Share your story: Salford Community Leisure

How did your organisation deliver social value? Our Active Lifestyles Team provide a range of physical activity programmes to people…

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Social Value in Tenders

Social Value has been part of procurement legislation since 2013 yet it is just starting to filter down into tender…

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Public Value How can it be measured, managed and grown?

Value isn’t always tangible or easily quantified. How do we know, for example, the value of a bicycle lane or…

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Develop an anchor institution approach

Developing an anchor institution approach is a half day training course for people from anchor institutions who want to apply…

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Unleash the power of procurement

Procurement has a reputation as a dull and bureaucratic exercise carried out by the risk averse. This session will de-bunk…

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