Bringing businesses together within the local community
Looking to create positive change and make a difference in your local community through your existing business? Or thinking about establishing a not-for-profit organisation or purpose led business?
Attendees will have the fantastic opportunity to hear first-hand from purpose led business owners located in and around Gateshead, as to how they began their own venture.
Our speakers will share their own powerful story of what it means to operate as a purpose led organisation. They will also demonstrate how they overcame pitfalls, challenges as well as share essential advice proving invaluable to those looking to start their own social business or those who are looking for fresh inspiration.
This event presents a great opportunity to network with likeminded people within the local business community accompanied with a delicious brunch!
Attendees will also meet not one but two Experts from BIPC North East’s 30+ Expert in Residence network including Not-For-Profit And Purpose-Led Business Consultant and founder of Junction Point Kate Duffy, and Business Advice Expert, Kirsty McDine-Daniels. Both will demonstrate the wide range of support on offer for those interested in setting up or growing a purpose led business.
Our wonderful speakers include:
- 10.30am – 10.40am – Not-For-Profit And Purpose-Led Business Consultant, Kate Duffy
- 10.40am- 10.50am – Corrina Mulholland of Gateshead Community Organisation
- 10.50am – 11.00am – Business Advice Expert – Kirsty McDine Daniels
- 11.00am- .11.10am – Julie Shepherd of Heart Broken to Healed
- 11.10am – 11.20am – Questions
- 11.20am – 12.00pm – Brunch
Who should come along?
North East based businesses who are interested in starting a purpose led organisation as well as those who are already established and are searching for advice & inspiration.
As the name suggests, a delicious brunch will be provided.