ACT Konto d.o.o. is another example of organically grown social enterprise in the ACT Grupa. Founded in 2009 as a service to the group and other civil society and social entrepreneurship organizations in the region, it grew slowly and steadily.
ACT Grupa is one of the most quoted examples of the social entrepreneurship in Croatia and is one of the most important success stories of a true grassroot, bottom-up social entrepreneurship initiative.
Like many other civil society organizations, DEŠA initiated it social entrepreneurship activities through its initial organizational form. Namely, DEŠA was selling and promoting wide set of its traditional products made by their beneficiaries...
Initially, the enterprise started in 2012 as a business experiment with a goal to support local farmers from deprived areas in southern Croatian counties in reaching the market of large Dalmatian cities, mostly the Split City urban area.
Association Mi is one of the pioneering civil society organizations in Croatia. Established in 1997 as a non-profit organization, it represents one of the most sustainable hubs of social development and social enterprising in Croatia.
At START, we use creativity to help vulnerable people from all walks of life improve their skills and gain in confidence. Our members often make remarkable progress and soon learn how to become valued members of the community.
First Steps (Bath) is a registered local charity and social enterprise that provides two Sure Start Childrens' Centres and runs three nurseries in the Moorlands, Twerton and Weston areas of the City of Bath.