Free desk space in Manchester

Support available for start-ups with a social goal

Emerging social enterprises or start-ups with a social goal can apply for up to four free desk spaces at The Federation, in central Manchester.

Support is available for up to 18 months. In addition to desk space, we also offer:

  • Free use of meeting rooms and events space and help promoting and delivering your events
  • Access to our team to help you achieve your aims for social impact, digital innovation, growth and sustainability
  • Help with informal peer support through our Federation networks, Co-op volunteers with relevant skills or connecting you to external resources
  • Communications support, including promoting your work through our blogs and social channels
  • Access to our lively events programme with lots of opportunities for networking and collaboration.

Read more and apply.

Applications close on 31 July.

Support is provided by the Co-op Foundation, thanks to a grant from Luminate, part of the Omiydar Group.