Once you’ve had a grant from Power to Change, you’ll get access to a whole range of support to help you become better equipped for the challenges of running a community business.

Promoting Your Community Business

Promoting your community business

We help our grantees to promote the achievements of their organisation and raise public awareness of community business. Here’s a guide to help you announce your award and a press release template to announce your award. Please send us the press release to review, with 48 hours’ notice.

Social media is another great way we can help promote your community business. Follow us and tag us on Twitter and Facebook.

If you need a copy of our logo, please download it from here. If you would like PR help to announce your milestones or impact, don’t hesitate to get in touch.

 

Pro Bono Economics

Free expert economic advice

Pro Bono Economics helps social ventures understand and improve the impact and value of their work by providing affordable high-quality advice and consultancy services, delivered by expert economics volunteers. They staff projects by matching expert economics volunteers with social ventures, and our current database contains over 500 qualified experts. Offering a unique service of economic advice. Find out more about this support.

Grantee Events

Grantee events

Grantees are invited to events throughout the year, hosted by different community businesses, to connect and learn from other Power to Change grantees, and meet the Power to Change team.

Business Development Support

Business development support

We also provide business development support for specific needs. This is delivered through the Onion Collective, a community business consultancy, through a peer brokerage approach.