[CANCELED] #BrunchBriefing: Using Innovation for Social Entrepreneurship



Unfortunately this event has been canceled.


Monday 26ᵗʰ April
11.00 am – 12:00 noon


Online (Zoom)

Monday, April 26, 2021

Join us this week (11am-12 noon) and find out about the latest call on Social Innovation.

Top Tips – FAQs – No-Nos

Guest Speaker: Stephen Bediako OBE

Stephen is a social entrepreneur who designs and delivers programmes and/or organisations that drive purpose and profit primarily around the ‘Future of Work’. Stephen currently plays leadership roles in The Social Innovation Partnership in the UK (www.tsip.co.uk), Path Group in the USA (www.pathgroup.co) and Turning Basin Labs in the USA (www.turningbasinlabs.com). He currently advises Regnerate and Good People, and sits on the Board of the Barbican, and helps Guys and St Thomas Charitable Trust in the creation of a new fund for diverse-led organisations impacted by COVID 19.

In recent years he has either advised or collaborated with senior leaders at the following organisations: The Greater London Authority, Trust for London, Checkr, Google, Linked In, St Giles Trust, The Metropolitan Police, Crowdfunder UK, The National Lottery and Community Fund, The Kauffman Foundation, San Francisco Foundation, Jobs for the Future, Jewish Vocational Services, Women in Prison, Bloomberg Philanthropies, Marks and Spencer’s, Santander, Esmee Fairbairn, The Money Advice Service, The Cabinet Office, Big Lottery, Nesta, Big Society Capital, Hidden Villa, The Covenant Foundation and more.

This is FREE to individuals from small and BAMER (black, Asian, multi-ethnic and refugee) organisations and run in collaboration with Money4YOU, Race on the Agenda (ROTA) and Black Fundraisers UK (BF-UK).

We know that you are facing numerous unique challenges; often it takes many years to gain momentum and build capacity in spite of the great need that you are meeting.

But rest assured you are not alone and we are here to help!



  • Welcome and introductions
  • Round up of important info for BAMER groups
  • Challenges and Wins
  • Guest speaker(s) presentation
  • Q&A
  • Notices
  • Reflections
  • Close

Things to note:

For security reasons:

  • Registration is required after which the Zoom call details will be sent to the email you register with.
  • Meeting notes and recordings are only sent to attendees. 
  • A no show may result in a £20 invoice being sent to you or bar you from attending future events.