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Shetland Home Co leads the way in encouraging re-use by achieving national quality certification

Shetland Home Co leads the way in encouraging re-use by achieving national quality certification

Shetland Home Co is the latest re-use organisation in Scotland to be certified by Revolve, the national re-use quality standard offered by Zero Waste Scotland. Shetland Home Co is the re-use/ recycling focused business of local social enterprise COPE Ltd. Shetland Home Co sells quality re-use goods at competitive prices and works to encourage more people to feel confident and see the benefits in donating and buying used goods.

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Angus's fantastic news

Angus's fantastic news

We are delighted with Angus's news that he has passed his driving test! A huge congratulations from COPE to Angus for all his hard work, a fantastic achievement.

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Sandra’s amazing fundraiser

Sandra’s amazing fundraiser

Sandra who works in the Shetland Kitchen Co as a support worker has been raising money alongside her husband Peter for The Archie Foundation by doing a joint head shave this month!

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'Pass it on Week' at Shetland Home Co

Shetland Home Co is delighted to be taking part in Pass it on Week – Scotland’s annual re-use week, from Saturday 11th to Sunday 19th March 2017.

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Shaun's donation

Shaun's donation

COPE Ltd are very grateful for the generous donation received from Shaun Williamson this week.

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Shetland Soap Company meets MSP Angela Constance

COPE Ltd was invited to meet Angela Constance, Cabinet Secretary for Communities, social security and Equalities at the CEIS Policy and Practice Conference where she announced the launch of the Scottish Governments Internationalising Social Enterprise Strategy. The Strategy aims to encourage social enterprises to think globally, seek opportunities to trade and attract inward investment , to learn and share from a global audience and be good global citizens.

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ASDA select COPE Ltd for first Social Enterprise Supplier Development Academy

ASDA select COPE Ltd for first Social Enterprise Supplier Development Academy

Shetland based Social Enterprise COPE Ltd has been selected to take part in the supermarket ASDA’s first Social Enterprise Supplier Development Academy.

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Highly Commended for Ingrid at IoD Director of the Year Awards

Highly Commended for Ingrid at IoD Director of the Year Awards

Ingrid Webb, CEO of COPE Ltd was Highly Commended in the Institute of Directors (IoD) Director of the Year Awards on Thursday 17 March in Glasgow.

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COPE wins Best Social Enterprise Scotland 2015

COPE wins Best Social Enterprise Scotland 2015

Social enterprise COPE Ltd has scooped the top award in the annual Social Enterprise Awards Scotland.

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COPE wins Best Social Enterprise 2015 at Highland Business Awards

COPE wins Best Social Enterprise 2015 at Highland Business Awards

We are delighted to announce that we won the Best Social Enterprise at the Highlands Business Awards 2015 on Friday 25th September.

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COPE Ltd have been shortlisted for the Best Social Enterprise Award at this year’s Highland Business Awards

COPE Ltd have been shortlisted for the Best Social Enterprise Award at this year’s Highland Business Awards

We are delighted to have been shortlisted in the Highland Business Awards best social enterprise category. The award will be presented later in the month to an established social enterprise with a clearly evidenced social, community and environmental impact. We congratulate all nominees and look forward to seeing them in Inverness later in the month.

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COPE Ltd shortlisted in two categories in Social Enterprise Awards Scotland

COPE Ltd shortlisted in two categories in Social Enterprise Awards Scotland

We are delighted to have been shortlisted in two categories in the annual Social Enterprise Awards Scotland. In category one – Social Enterprise of the Year – we are one of six social enterprise companies to reach the shortlist, while in category 11, our CEO Ingrid Webb has been nominated with nine other social enterprise heroes in the Social Enterprise Champion Scotland category.

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Ingrid hears about social enterprise worldwide on Milan trip

Ingrid hears about social enterprise worldwide on Milan trip

COPE Manager Ingrid Webb attended a world forum in Milan last week which helped her gain an insight and learn from social enterprises worldwide.

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Ingrid addresses Social Enterprise Summit

Ingrid addresses Social Enterprise Summit

Social enterprise COPE’s general manager Ingrid Webb has just returned from addressing the Social Enterprise Summit 2015 in Inverness.

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Orkney Soap celebrates its 10th anniversary

Orkney Soap celebrates its 10th anniversary

Orkney Soap celebrates its 10th anniversary

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Rebranding at COPE

Rebranding at COPE

Social enterprise company COPE has launched its new look at a colourful event in Gremista.

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