General Election 2017 The Social Economy Alliance - Social Enterprise UK are lead members of the Social Economy Alliance a group drawn from across the social economy: made up of organisations including social enterprises, co-operatives, housing associations, social investors, think tanks, community businesses and charities. Together, we campaign for a more social, more inclusive economy. The Alliance website will be the place to go to download our campaign materials. Contact Your candidates - Through the Social Economy Alliance we're asking our members to contact their prospective candidates asking them to support social enterprises and the wider social economy. Click on the link to take action and do edit the template email so your candidates find out more about the outstanding work you're doing! General Election Viewpoints - In the run-up to the 2017 General Election, SEUK is asking its members to contribute their thoughts and recommendations in particular areas of relevance to them. Manifesto Responses - Our Public Affairs Manager, James Butler, has been looking through the main party manifestos, dissecting the contents and picking out policy proposals of interest to social enterprise.