Shop smarter this #SocialSaturday with The Big Issue Shop.
As the country’s social enterprises gather to shout about their causes, The Big Issue Shop is shouting about some special suppliers making up our SocialSaturday collection.
One small change to your shopping habits can make all the difference to people across the UK and the rest of the world.
How? That’s the magic of social enterprise.
There are 100,000 social enterprises in the UK, contributing £60 billion to the economy and employing 2 million people according to research from Social Enterprise UK.
Social Saturday allows social enterprises across Britain to shout about the work they do, putting their profits back into people and planet to make the world a better place. Instead of going into a shareholder’s back pocket, all the money made is put towards training, employment, housing or health, education and clean water.