Allia is a charity that supports individuals and organisations who create social benefit.
|Address:||Future Business Centre Cambridge, King's Hedges Road, Cambridge|
|Membership type:||Charity <100 staff (£50+VAT pa)|
Allia amplifies impact for people, place and planet
Allia is an independent not for profit with a social mission, dedicated to helping impact organisations and initiatives to grow through inspiring workspaces, effective support and innovative social finance.
Allia has been at the forefront of impact since its foundation in 1999 finding innovative ways to tackle unemployment, enterprise and social housing with pioneering products. Our work has helped 1000s of people into work, out of debt and to establish enterprises driven by more than profit. But we can’t create change alone.
Our world needs effective solutions and new thinking to solve the most pressing global and local challenges. Organisations and individuals that aim to make positive change and address these challenges – impact ventures and impact entrepreneurs – can transform peoples’ lives. Allia recognises that they need the right kind of support and we are dedicated to helping them set up, grow and develop through inspiring workspaces effective support and innovative social finance. We call it amplifying impact.
We are dedicated to helping impact organisations and initiatives to grow through:
- Inspiring workspaces at our Future Business Centres – the UK’s leading spaces for impact entrepreneurs
- Effective support through our Serious Impact programme – helping impact entrepreneurs innovate, start up, grow and scale
- Innovative social finance through Allia Impact Finance – innovative investment and social finance to help charities and organisations deliver greater impact
Allia Serious Impact is looking for impact startups and entrepreneurs to join its expert 12 week accelerator programme.
13 August 2018Read in full
Allia Future Business Centre is opening its doors to show off its inspiring building by offering free event and meeting room space throughout the whole of August 2018.
24 July 2018Read in full
Allia - the not-for-profit based in Cambridge & Peterborough - opened its East London Future Business Centre exactly one year ago, to support economic growth and local job creation within East London.
29 June 2018Read in full
Allia Serious Impact alumni AGRIinsight Ltd announces a major partnership with Advantech Ltd and the Agricultural Council of Tanzania to accelerate the development of its innovative platform.
28 June 2018Read in full
Start-ups are invited to apply for the next cohort of Cambridge’s Impact Accelerator. Entrepreneurs who are creating new businesses that look to benefit people, planet or place can apply to join the three-month, equity free Allia Serious Impact programme.
10 April 2018Read in full
Allia together with Cambridge News & Media are delighted to announce this year’s shortlist for the 2018 Business Excellence Awards.
19 March 2018Read in full
Allia are now seeking tender proposals from highly experienced and qualified suppliers for the provision of the summative assessment for the Serious Impact programme.
27 February 2018Read in full
Next Saturday (February 24th), Allia will bring together a group of 20 men at its Future Business Centre on Norfolk Street to identify solutions for encouraging men to talk more openly about their mental health.
20 February 2018Read in full
More than a quarter of a billion pounds has been raised by Cambridge not-for-profit Allia – with half that sum (£125 million) being issued in 2017 alone. Finance raised over the years is helping to tackle global and local issues such as unemployment, climate change, social exclusion and affordable housing.
30 January 2018Read in full