Cliff Prior is the Chief Executive of UnLtd, the Foundation for Social Entrepreneurs. In its first 11 years, UnLtd has supported over 11,000 people to start new social ventures, with cash, coaching and networking, and has been replicated in 12 other countries with several more in development. UnLtd backs social entrepreneurs working at community level, and those aiming to scale up their ventures. It has developed specialist programmes including for youth, higher education, digital tech, later life and social housing. UnLtd is building an ecosystem of support for social entrepreneurs with over 100 partners backed up by a shared learning network and data commons. The people we support achieve outstanding results, with an average of 4 jobs and 15 volunteering places as well as their direct social impact, reaching an average 1,200 beneficiaries each.
Up For Debate
Part of a series on A Special Series for the 2014 Skoll World Forum on Social Entrepreneurship
April 06, 2014