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Inspiring Impact is a UK wide initiative that aims to change the way the voluntary and community sector thinks about impact and to make high quality impact practice the norm for charities and social enterprises by 2022.

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Social Innovation Looking back, looking forward

It’s been a real privilege to lead the Trust’s social innovation work over the past five years. At times I’ve felt like a child in a sweet shop – loads of different choices, a decent chunk of money to spend, and hugely supportive colleagues and Directors to boot. But it’s been challenging too, and it certainly didn’t start that way.  

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Techies in Residence to continue in 2019 thanks to Comic Relief and the Community Foundation for NI

By Paul Braithwaite: This morning I attended the launch of Parenting NI’s new parenting support mobile app hosted at Stormont by Nicola Mallon MLA and Robbie Butler MLA. The app was developed through the Trust’s Techies in Residence programme and a follow-on award from our Social Innovation Seed Fund.  

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