Social Enterprise Accountants
The Social Enterprise movement stands to have a hugely positive impact on the way that business is conducted. Of course, Social Enterprise is nothing new, people have been using trading income to fund social and charitable causes for years. However, what is different is the widespread publicity that Social Enterprise is receiving, and this is encouraging even profit hungry businesses to behave more socially and ethically.
What is a Social Enterprise?
A Social Enterprise must:
Receive the majority of its income from trading.
Contribute at least 50% of profits to the social/charitable cause.
A Social Enerprise is not:
A charity, although it can be!
A legal structure.