Allia Ltd

Allia Ltd

Allia is a charity that supports individuals and organisations who create social benefit.

Address: Future Business Centre Cambridge, King's Hedges Road, Cambridge
Postcode: CB4 2HY
Country: United Kingdom
Website: http://www.allia.org.uk
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

Find out more about what we do or contact us to learn more.

Allia Future Business Centre, Peterborough

Allia opens a new Future Business Centre in Peterborough

Allia, the Cambridge based not-for-profit organisation, has today announced that it will become the new operator of the Future Business Centre Peterborough at the Abax Stadium. The centre will encourage and support businesses with an environmental or social mission to start up and grow. It will also promote entrepreneurship to young people as a way of creating opportunities for them to take part in Peterborough’s growth.

3 June 2015Read in full

The search is on to find the UK’s most innovative ideas for clean energy and smart technology

The search is on to find the UK’s most innovative ideas for clean energy and smart technology

Allia Future Business Cambridge is working with energy company ENGIE (formerly GDF SUEZ) to launch a national competition to find the UK’s most innovative companies in the Energy and Services sectors.

13 May 2015Read in full

Cambridge charity Allia launches manifesto to support UK social ventures

Allia’s 2015 manifesto, Helping Social Ventures Flourish, calls on the future government to swiftly pass growth-promoting laws that support social ventures, legislate for improved access to appropriate finance and commit to sustained political support for the duration of the next parliament and beyond.

10 February 2015Read in full

Kick-start programme for Eastern social ventures launches website

A programme aimed at helping startup and early stage social ventures in the East of England has launched a new website. Social Incubator East is an intensive support programme for people with an ambition to set up or grow a business dedicated to making positive social impact.

19 August 2014Read in full

Social Incubator East

New opportunity for businesses creating social change!

A new programme helping businesses that create social change is starting up in Cambridge. Social Incubator East (an initiative of Allia) will provide business support, loans and workspace to ambitious entrepreneurs to fulfil their potential, grow their businesses and make the world a better place.

12 June 2014Read in full

School work clubs - Future Business wins funding for Cambs

Future Business has won funding from the LEP in collaboration with Keystone Trust who have been running school-based work clubs in Norfolk and Suffolk, and are bringing them to Cambridgeshire. A new role has been created for this project in Cambridgeshire.

17 December 2013Read in full

Future Business Centre Cambridge

£4m of charity bonds issued for Future Business Centre

Cambridge-based charity Allia has raised £4.2 million through a bond issue to complete the financing for its new Future Business Centre – an incubation centre for social and environmental enterprises.

26 November 2013Read in full

Future Business Centre Cambridge, King's Hedges Road

Future Business Centre appoints The Rather Good Catering Company

The Future Business Centre Cambridge has appointed The Rather Good Catering Company to run the café at its new exciting incubation centre for social and environmental businesses.

20 November 2013Read in full

Dr Neil Stott, Interim Centre Director, Future Business Centre

Future Business Centre Cambridge: Dr Neil Stott appointed as Interim Centre Director

Dr Neil Stott has been appointed as Interim Centre Director for Cambridge’s first hub for social and environmental businesses being built in North Cambridge. The centre is due to open in October 2013 and will provide affordable, high quality office and workshop space as well as tailored business support.

26 June 2013Read in full

Future Business Centre

Future Business Centre to be home to Cambridge Cleantech

The Future Business Centre – Cambridge’s first purpose-built incubation centre to help social and environmental businesses start up and succeed - has confirmed that Cambridge Cleantech have signed up as the first tenant to be based at the new Centre.

18 April 2013Read in full

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