Creation of the Angus Business Connections project, seeking to establish a peer to peer support network for micro enterprises, building on the experience of the successful GROWBIZ organisation in neighbouring rural Perth & Kinross. The project will work over two years in cooperation with Dundee Social Enterprise Network, to identify and connect enterprises of micro size who feel isolated from other enterprise support opportunities.
– C. 100 micro/small businesses in rural Angus that have now become members of ABC.
– 31 Huddles were facilitated in the first 18 months of the project.
– 31 organisations that engaged with the project identified or were exploring the social enterprise model.
– 34% of businesses that ABC supported were startups.
Angus Business Connections (ABC)
Carol Malone- Community First UK