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Why Social Value should be an integral of your business objectives

Wed 24th July, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm UTC+0

How would you like the opportunity to promote your business, increase your revenue and grow your customer base, at the same time as contributing to the community and creating social value?

All at no cost to your business!

CounterCoin, has developed a unique model to boost communities and businesses at the same time – whilst also measuring impact and value. Working with over 20 voluntary organisations involving hundreds of volunteers who are now involved in the CounterCoin Network. Come and receive and update on their progress and provide your thoughts and feedback on the model, plus you can hear from other organisations on how they are benefiting from being involved, increasing their profile and making a difference through rewarding community volunteering.
Come and find out more about how the business and community sectors can benefit from building stronger relationships, consider how social value can contribute to your business and gain tips on how to boost your business through wider community reach.

9.00 Arrival, coffee and networking
9.45 Welcome and context setting – Nickala Torkington, Flourish Together CIC
9.50 Why Social Value should be an integral of your business objectives – Staffordshire Chambers of Commerce
10.15 Discussion session 1 – What does social impact and value mean for your organisation? How linking to and impacting community can  boost your bottom line.
11.00 Break & Refreshments
11.20 Introduction to CounterCoin: An inclusive model for measuring engagement and creating social value – Its principles, mechanics and value – Brian Leyland and Mike Riddell, CounterCoin Community Club Limited
11.30 CounterCoin in Action…
– Narina Stead, Cultural Squatters – CounterCoin Community Partner
– Monica Cru Hall, Coop – HartsHill – CounterCoin Business Partner
12.00 Discussion session 2: Reflections on the CounterCoin model – pros, cons and opportunities
12.30 Close

Additional information:
If you have any queries in the meantime about this event please drop Nickala Torkington a line, an external consultant from Flourish together CIC who is helping facilitate and co-ordinate this event.
She can be contacted at nickala@flourishtogether.org.uk or on 07815023363.

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Wed 24th July, 2019
9:00 am - 12:30 pm UTC+0
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Staffordshire Chambers of Commerce
Commerce House, Festival Park
Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire ST1 5BE United Kingdom
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