School for Social Entrepreneurs

The School for Social Entrepreneurs empowers people from all backgrounds to create positive social change.  They provide a range of courses to help individuals start, sustain, and scale social enterprises, charities and community projects.


4George supports the South West region Start Up Programme working with the School for Social Entrepreneurs based at Dartington in Devon and the School for Social Entrepreneurs in Cornwall.

Providing grant management support, compliance and governance functions for lottery funded programmes and working with students to support their business and entrepreneurial vision.

4George has also delivered a range of training courses for students to help them develop sustainable income strategies and access external funding support.


4George is currently in its second year of working with the School for Social Entrepreneurs and to date has supported over 120 students.


Various comments from students below.

‘Thanks for this and for a great session on grant applications the other day.’

‘Thanks for the thorough session around funding the other day. Really useful stuff.’

‘Meant to tell you I thoroughly enjoyed your presentation on funding, Pete tells me you may be doing a complete day on this, I would be very interested if you do.’

‘Great to see you last week – it was a really good session and very timely as I’m applying for the Nominet Trust Tech Seed Fund at the moment.’

‘Thank you so much for the session you took on fundraising, it was incredibly helpful. Now all I need is the time do do it all!’<

‘REALLY sorry to come to you but you are BY FAR the most experienced, not to mention funny and sassy, speakers I have seen in this area :)’


If you would like to talk about how 4George can help your organisation secure additional funding or manage a grants process then contact Louise on 07814 248281 or