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
Applications are now open for the next wave of the AgeTech Accelerator programme. You could be an SME, a solo entrepreneur, a large company with a new product/service or a not-for-profit organisation.
19 March 2019Read in full
At a time when a lot of us have statistically given up our New Year’s resolutions (there’s even a day dedicated to ditching your resolution), the team at Allia has been thinking about ways to create positive change and stick to it in 2019.
30 January 2019Read in full
Allia today announces that it has reached an agreement to acquire a controlling interest in City & Continental, an established London-based institutional fixed income broker that services institutions across both primary and secondary markets. City & Continental will maintain its name and services while also providing new debt finance solutions for charities and impact businesses under the Allia Impact Finance brand.
29 January 2019Read in full
Read Allia's top tips for an eco-friendly and ethical festive season!
10 December 2018Read in full
Allia, the UK's leading organisation dedicated to supporting impact ventures, is looking for older people and their families to take part in two surveys to help people age the way they want.
30 October 2018Read in full
Allia, the UK’s leading organisation dedicated to helping impact ventures to thrive, is a partner in GreenSoul, a newly launched EU pilot programme that aims to encourage more eco-awareness and energy efficiency by individuals when using shared spaces, such as public buildings, workspaces and offices.
21 September 2018Read in full
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