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Stress Awareness Month 2021

Stress Awareness Month 2021
April marks Stress Awareness Month in the UK and this year it’s more important than ever to mark it, with the Mental Health Foundation announcing 74% of UK adults have felt so stressed at some point over the last year that they felt overwhelmed or unable to cope. A sad fact…
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Announcing Conduent Transportation…
Social Value UK is proud to announce Conduent Transportation as a Social Value Pioneer! Conduent Transportation is a unit of business process services and solutions company Conduent Incorporated (Nasdaq: CNDT). Conduent Transportation is a leading provider of automated…
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The future of social procurement
This article was written by Interim CEO of Social Value UK, Catherine Manning. This month Supply Change held their first Social Procurement Festival, a great day bringing together suppliers and buyers with a shared vision of increasing their social value to make connections, and hear…
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Risk to reputation pressuring…
Opinium poll shows 91% of UK businesses committed to becoming more ethical Covid-19, climate crisis and Black Lives Matter increasing pressure to change Business leaders admit risk to market reputation and financial results are main dangers of not demonstrating positive values,…
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UKGBC Framework for Defining…
For the built environment sectors, last week came with good news as the UKGBC launched a new framework to complement existing tools and approaches for social value in the sector and in this blog we’ll share a few of our reflections on its introduction. A commonly raised challenge…
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Announcing our 2020 SVUK Members…
Social Value UK conducted a survey with our members and network at the end of December 2020 to gain greater insight into the effects the global health pandemic has been having across our membership community here in the UK. The survey also explored the importance of social value throughout…
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Announcing Cara Kennelly as a…
Social Value UK are proud to announce Cara Kennelly of VINCI Facilities has achieved Level One Associate Practitioner status. VINCI Facilities delivers Facilities Management (FM) and Building Solutions (BS) to organisations across a wide range of sectors. VINCI Facilities have developed…
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Lobbying government for improved…
Today Social Value UK, along with 11 other social enterprise support organisations, have responded to information you’ve provided in our recent survey on COVID-19 financial support. We are working to influence the government to ensure that the support packages can work for you.…
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whatimpact announce educational…
Tech for good company whatimpact.com are on a mission to create positive change between the private and third sector. Their first-hand research provides recommendations to improve collaboration between companies, charities, social enterprises and grantmakers. These…
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Reinvigoration have earned Level 1 of the Social Value Management…
Social Value UK are proud to announce that Reinvigoration have earned Level 1 of the Social Value Management Certificate! Reinvigoration is a UK-based…
A New Dawn in Wellbeing – 24th September – Meet the Speakers
New Supplementary Green Book Wellbeing Guidance  In late July 2021, New Supplementary Green Book Wellbeing guidance was launched issuing…
Announcing Owl XL CIC as Social Value Pioneers
Social Value UK is proud to announce Owl XL CIC as a Social Value Pioneer! Ahead of their joining, Social Value UK spoke to Owl XL CIC about their social…