Affecting Change societies are extremely popular on Campus, giving students the opportunity to network and improve the standard of living for those in need. If this is of interest to you, and you also have a knack for entrepreneurial work, why not see what Enactus is all about!
‘Enactus Liverpool aims to create sustainable businesses for disadvantaged people around Liverpool and across the globe. Joining Enactus Liverpool will not only increase your employability by giving you a wealth of experience and expertise such as team work, project management and entrepreneurial skills, it will also allow you to make a real change to people’s lives.’
‘Enactus Liverpool currently runs a domestic project working with the homeless to create and sell candles, and is forming strong connections with Blackburne House as well as the local council. We are also running projects in partnership with Everton FC, The White Chapel Centre and other companies that are pillars within the local community.’
‘Enactus has partnered with Unilever, KPMG, Accenture, Enterprise Rent a Car, Tesco, and many more global companies. Enactus members are invited to exclusive networking events with these companies, as well as training days. Come along to one of our events to find out more!’
‘We work closely with our corporate partners, who support our society and give advice and training for our projects.’
Thursday 21 & Friday 22 September – Freshers event
Come along to our Freshers Fair stalls to meet some of our society members. This is also a good time to get a rough oversight on the aims of Enactus and learn more about what we do!
Location: The Guild, 9am – 4pm/Management School, 12pm-3pm
Wednesday 4 October – Project Showcase
Drop in session. Meet our project team members. Learn a bit about our projects in the local community and further afield and how you could get involved.
Location: Guild Street, The Guild, 1pm – 3pm
Wednesday 11 October – Hackathon
‘Participants will work within teams to develop a solution to a problem. With the help of Enactus mentors, guest speakers and Business Advisers, teams will sketch out the broad outlines of their projects, the need it tackles, the business model and the partners they may work with to make their projects a success. Food provided.’
Location: Activity Space 6, The Guild, 3.30pm – 5pm
‘Ever since joining Enactus my employability has increased leading to even more opportunities. Not only this, I have had the chance to work towards making a difference in my local community, which is a feeling like no other.”- Beth Heron / Corporate Relations Executive 2017/2018
“Being a part of this society gives you opportunities no others do!’ – Chloe Mitchell l Project Inspire
Membership for Enactus is £4 for the academic year, with weekly meetings every Wednesday usually in the Managements School – but check their social media as the location may change!
‘If you’re interested in attending our events or would like more information feel free to contact us on the links below!’