Realise Futures Social Businesses
Realise Futures was launched as a Community Interest Company in November 2012 and is now one of the largest social enterprises in the East of England, with a £16million turnover and employing more than 440 people, 40% of whom have a disability or are disadvantaged. It operates in the six counties of Suffolk, Essex, Bedfordshire, Norfolk, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire.
Realise Futures’ run several successful social enterprises in Suffolk. They manage seven cafes and operate a wholefood shop and delivery service, provide outside catering and gardening services, grow seasonable produce and plants and sell organic vegetables, make 100% recycled plastic furniture, and offer print, sign and fulfilment services.