Tag Archives: Loans

Somerset ‘Your Choice’ Winners Announced

Cash confiscated from convicted loan sharks has been awarded to GoCreate Taunton and North Taunton Partnership to help fund their community projects, which will assist in raising awareness of the dangers of loan sharks. The England Illegal Money Lending Team, in partnership with the Devon and Somerset Trading Standards service, launched the ‘Your Choice’ initiative, […]

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Loans for social enterprises launched

Social enterprises in Somerset could benefit from a loan of between £10,000 and £100,000 thanks to a new fund launched this week. Somerset County Council has established with the Somerset Community Foundation (SCF) a £1 million Somerset Social Enterprise Fund (SSEF).  The fund will help prospective and established social enterprises in Somerset develop sustainable services […]