Social Enterprises Tackling Youth Unemployment


credit: Flickr

UK's first social enterprise hotel is being planned and designed, which is loosely based on the Art & Woonhotel in Rotterdam. The planned hotel is where vulnerable youth would be offered training in hospitality.

The hotel will have 120 rooms, of which 40 will be designed as self-contained apartments for those requiring short-term accommodation and the majority will be high-quality hotel rooms.

A precursor to the training hotel, a new social enterprise cafe, Artysans, is providing training and job opportunities to young people in the city.

Running a cafe and a hotel involves almost all the skills required in running a town. With growing numbers of young people out of work, social enterprise businesses can be used as a model to ensure young people are not left disengaged.

Social enterprise businesses like the hotel and cafe can provide the training necessary and equip young people for the world of work so that they enter the job market fully ready.

Read the Entire Article


Federal Programs Related to - Social Entrepreneurship

Non-NPC category for MTurk implementation

    Federal Programs Related to - Youth Development, General/Other

    Programs that provide opportunities for children and youth to participate in recreational, cultural, social and civic activities through membership in clubs and other youth groups with a special focus on programs whose purpose is to help youngsters develop their potential and grow into healthy, educated, responsible and productive adults.



    Social Entrepreneurship
    Spotlight



    The Veterans Green Bus


    The Veterans Green Bus is is launched by Gordon Soderberg, a U.S. Navy veteran with over 30 years of disaster response experience.




    Nonprofit Jobs

      Social Services Jobs
      Substance Abuse Jobs
      Executive Director Jobs
      Social Services Jobs
      Foundation Related Jobs