SO YOU WANT TO START A SOCIAL ENTERPRISE?
To qualify as one, you must meet these criteria set by the Social Enterprise Association, which provides a network for social entrepreneurs.
1 Your business is set up specifically to support a cause.
2 The business must be registered; its day-to-day activities are aimed at sustaining your social mission.
3 You must state your social mission clearly – either in your company’s constitution or in public.
4 You use your profits for your social mission.