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public relations October 26, 2018 Press release: Better business tops the bill at Plymouth’s ninth Social Enterprise Festival, 12th-18th November

Plymouth’s ninth Social Enterprise Festival kicks off in November with a series of events and special guest appearances that celebrate our city’s cutting-edge community businesses. This year’s schedule, from 12th to 18th November is full of events looking at building inclusive prosperity – and how community business can ‘takeover’ the economy. John Bird, founder of …

branding design October 25, 2018 Community logo development with the NSPCC

We’re proud to be partnering with the NSPCC on the Together for Childhood campaign being piloted in Ernesettle, Plymouth. It’s about reducing the incidence of child sex abuse in the community. It’s about awareness-raising to push for prevention of abuse, not protection after the fact. The brief for this project is to create a logo and …

design September 23, 2018 Powering Change: Plymouth Energy Community

Plymouth Energy Community (PEC) is a local Community Benefit Society seeking to address rising energy bills and carbon emissions in Plymouth. PEC offer a range of services, including home visits and one to one and community support to those struggling with energy issues or fuel poverty. PEC is internationally acclaimed and is one of the …

design September 20, 2018 Billy Ruffian’s Brewing Company

Billy Ruffian’s Brewing Company is a social enterprise independent brewery based in Plymouth, England. It has not yet launched to market. The brewery premises, in Devonport in Plymouth, have been leased by the Real Ideas Organisation (RIO) for three years with the intention of launching a local, authentic craft beer brand. We helped them with the …

design September 18, 2018 PEC PALS logo and eco-friendly wooden badges

PEC Pals is the Plymouth Energy Community (PEC) volunteer programme. It’s a way for people in our community to support work on renewable energy locally by getting more involved. That could be as small as replacing people’s light bulbs to a whole host of big projects. They asked us to create a bright, simple, readable …

events social enterprise September 15, 2018 Event invitation: Sex, lies and social enterprise at the Plymouth Social Enterprise Festival

Join us for an audience-led (we’ll be using interactive polling), Wild Inventions event that looks for the truth of where we are with social enterprise. First, a light supper, (17:45 to 18:30) with vegan options available. Then, from 18:45 to 20:15, it’s a chat show style set-up where a string of local faces takes the hot seat. We’re asking …

design August 25, 2018 Marketing materials support for Yealm Community Energy

The Yealm Community Energy  community-owned solar farm is at Newton Ferrers. It generates enough clean energy from its 2km of solar panels to power 2,000 homes. The farm is part-owned by a community benefit society so a share of its profits doesn’t go to commercial companies.  Instead, the farm’s sales generate money for local community …

co-operative July 13, 2018 Interested in joining Wild Inventions?

We’re currently accepting applications for new members. The legal paperwork behind being a company means that’s a formal process, but it’s fairly straightforward. Who can apply? To become a Community Interest Company we had to set out the community we work with. Our commitment is that the company’s activities will provide benefit to: Members of …

public relations June 26, 2018 Press release: VERCIDA launches world-first job-matching service using artificial intelligence

Innovative inclusive employment job board, VERCIDA, has announced a partnership with Irish data science firm, Opening.io, to provide a world-first job-matching service using artificial intelligence (AI). The new arrangement means VERCIDA will be integrating Opening.io’s artificial intelligence technology into their job boards and using intuitive searching to help people find work that suits their skills …