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Welcome to the AIM2Flourish Stories page, where you will find 1,000+ student-written stories about businesses that are both profitable and positive. Every one of these stories showcases a successful business innovation that also helps achieve one or more of the UN Global Goals. Browse the world's largest resource for inspiring, positive business innovation stories. 

It's About Giving a Hand-up Rather than a Hand-out

Date published: 13 Apr 2018

Innovation Location: Edinburgh, UK

Grassmarket Community Project offers a variety of services and projects including a cafe, woodwork and textile workshops, and an events space, which provides opportunities for some of the most vulnerable

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Changing Perceptions, The Planet and People

Date published: 13 Apr 2018

Innovation Location: Campbeltown, UK

Kintyre Recycling is a “social enterprise with charitable objectives” aiming to combat the issue of recycling and providing employment to those who face barriers to employment. This reduces inequality and

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Providing Blockchain Expertise to the Agrifood Industry

Date published: 13 Apr 2018

Innovation Location: Around the World

Marieke de Ruyter de Wildt is the founder of The Fork. She has been working with the digitization of farms for more than 15 years and, according to her, "blockchain

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Creating Pathways into Employment for Young People

Date published: 13 Apr 2018

Innovation Location: Stirling, UK

The work of FVSE contributes to Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 4: Quality of Education, by providing young people in the local community with the opportunity to participate in training programs

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SU-SPORTING SOCIAL EQUALITY

Date published: 13 Apr 2018

Innovation Location: Johnstone, UK

JCSC is a community managed sport and recreation facility based in Johnstone. JCSC is a social enterprise offering a wide range of activities aimed at all members of society, from

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Improving Social Inclusion Through Tennis

Date published: 13 Apr 2018

Innovation Location: Glasgow, UK

Accessible Tennis advocates sustainability by providing tennis coaching in different venues around Scotland for underrepresented groups.  It successfully achieves an increase in social activity and improves social inclusion.

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If You Want Innovation ... Invest in People

Date published: 13 Apr 2018

Innovation Location: Motherwell, UK

The Hub's innovation is their delivery of service. The utilization of volunteers is unique and provides real change within the community. As a business, The Health and Wellness Hub offers

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Saving Young People Through Arts Education

Date published: 13 Apr 2018

Innovation Location: Dundee, UK

Showcase the Street was established in 2003. At the start, it was a small group providing dance class for girls who want to dance but nowhere to go. As the

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A Unique Individual Journey

Date published: 13 Apr 2018

Innovation Location: Perth, UK

The innovation which occurs at Giraffe in this instance relates to their business model which has been developed and improved since its implementation. One of their main purposes is to

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