Social Enterprises On The arc Programme
In partnership with Social Enterprise UK, Business in the Community’s (BITC) arc programme engages established businesses with the energy and passion of social enterprises, enabling business to sustainably contribute to the community. arc has supported more than 150 social enterprises to grow and create more than 5,000 jobs. Find out more about some of the social enterprises arc has supported in this factsheet.
Inspired by the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games and the need to create a lasting legacy for some of London’s most deprived communities, arc was created to deliver in-depth business support to help social enterprises grow and create 2,000 jobs in 15 London boroughs by 2016. With the support of our partners BP and Asda, arc has now be expanded to the Yorkshire region.