Hear from a panel of experts on how community businesses can use a mixture of finance including grant, donations, shares and loans to support their plans. You can also learn how Social Investment Tax Relief (SITR) can play a role in helping to maximise investment.
On the panel:
(2:23) Ged Devlin, Power to Change: context and why community businesses are important.
(9:40) Chris Buckham, Plunkett Foundation: support communities need and how Plunkett Foundation can help.
(22:59) Naomi Sampson, Power to Change: support for community businesses & how to find out more.
(30:33) Jason Nuttall, Crowdfunder: raising finance from a crowd.
(45:55) Melanie Mills, GET SITR: the differences between community shares and loans plus how SITR works and the support available.