Buy from a social enterprise

One of the best ways to support social enterprises is to buy from them. Consumers as well as the wider private sector and public bodies can use their spending power to support businesses which trade for people and planet.

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Find social enterprises on the Social Enterprise Directory

The Social Enterprise Directory is the place to go to if you are looking to find social enterprise goods and services and features all Social Enterprise UK members. If you’re a business looking to find social enterprises to bring into your supply chain or a consumer looking to find products with purpose, the Social Enterprise Directory is the place to go.


Whether it’s everyday items such as stationary and coffee or business services such as graphic design, facilities management or printing, chances are there’ll be a social enterprise supplier on the Directory offering quality products and services and changing lives in the process.

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Buy from social enterprises on eBay for Change

We have partnered with our friends at eBay and the World Fair Trade Organisation to set up eBay for Change, a social enterprise and fair trade hub on the eBay website. From ethical clothing tackling exploitation in the fashion industry and candles helping fund services for survivors of domestic violence to coffee and socks which support people who are homeless – eBay for Change contains products from some of the best consumer facing social enterprises.