A regeneration and construction company
- with a different vision and a key partner
in some of the UK's most innovative renewal
projects. A social enterprise, reinvesting
profit in community causes.
The TREES Group: www.thetreesgroup.org.uk
The TREES Group is one of the largest social enterprises in the East Midlands and exists to support its subsidiary companies. A social enterprise is a business with primarily social objectives. Surpluses are re-invested for the purpose in the business or in the community, rather than distributed as dividends to shareholders and are increasingly recognised as part of a crucial, third sector, distinguishing them from the public and private sectors.
Ground Control - Landscaping & Maintenance: www.gcontrol.co.uk
A community-based social enterprise, Ground Control was initially created to help deliver the regeneration of a run down estate and provide a sustainable local business for the future.
Associates Limited: www.thorpete.co.uk
Thorpete was founded in 1995 to provide
gas and electrical installation and maintenance
services, to public and private sector customers,
professionally and competitively. The business
is run as a social enterprise, optimising
job and training opportunities for local
people, and supporting community renewal.
The Meetings Industry Association is the
leading association for the meetings industry;
reflecting the needs of the buyer and improving
the standards of the supplier.
of Commerce: www.chamberofcommerce.co.uk
The Leicestershire Chamber plays a major
role in assisting in the growth of the economy,
and often acts as a facilitator to ensure
long term sustainable economic growth in
This site is the official tourist information
website for Leicester, Leicestershire and
Rutland, and is more comprehensive and up
to date than any other website for the area.
LHA is a leading housing and regeneration
agency, operating across the east midlands
and beyond. Radical approaches to service
delivery, community engagement, cross-sector
partnering, and social enterprise, are just
some of the ways it has embraced the new