CSO-SEED, a European Union funded project and co-funded and implemented by the British Council, in partnership with the Department of Trade and Industry ARMM is happy to announce the call for applications for Local Changes: Ideas to Impact, a Social Enterprise Ideation Camp from 5 – 11 November 2017. The Camp aims to bring together diverse individuals who would like to explore their creative side while offering a space to exchange, foster thinking and collaboration about groundbreaking social innovation through social enterprise. Ideas generated during the camp that best fit the criteria gets seed funding of Php 100,000 each and one-year mentoring support for implementation.
The Local Changes: Ideas to Impact call for is open to youth organisations, civil society organisations, cooperatives, community or people’s organisations and social enterprises seeking to deepen their social impact in a more sustainable manner through entrepreneurship. The fund will provide to organisations to help them improve their communities through a social business or enterprise.
This year, we are looking for changemakers from the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao and other Bangsamoro communities. Through this initiative, CSO-SEED hopes to encourage a special breed of entrepreneurs – changemakers and a new generation of leaders who can use social enterprise to create visions for a better, secure and more prosperous future.
IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER
18 September 2017 Opening of Call for Applications
21 October 2017 Application deadline
26 October 2017 Announcement of participants
05 November 2017 Camp starts
11 November 2017 Camp ends
Other application centres:
- DTI-ARMM Office, ORG Compound, Don Rufino Alonzo Street, Cotabato City firstname.lastname@example.org ; Tel: (064)520-0934
- The Moropreneur Inc, Secretariat Support, No.12, Nayon Sharief Street, Rosary Heights 3 Cotabato City, email@example.com Tel: 064 557 1055
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