We are a local initiative aiming to bring social entrepreneurs together in the Mother City and its surrounding townships, by providing a comfortable place for professionals to gather.

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With a worldwide presence, 18.000 employees, 550 establishments and services and a turnover of over 1billion €, GROUPE SOS is the first European social enterprise.

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Launched over thirty-five years ago to tackle social exclusion in all its forms. The group responds to societal needs in 8 sectors of activity: Youth, Employment, Solidarities, Health, Seniors, Culture, Ecological transition and International action.

INSPIRE

Raise global awareness on entrepreneurship & social responsibility in South Africa.

CONNECT

Bring a sense of commitment & reciprocity in the SA entrepreneurial mindset.

EXPERIMENT

Drive entrepreneurs,  organisations, public authorities & companies to impact society through tangible action.

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PULSE is an association established in 2006 whose mission is to support and promote entrepreneurship as a lever for inclusive and sustainable development. At PULSE, we believe that each of us can become a change-maker if given the opportunity. In the 18 countries where we are active, we foster access to entrepreneurship and funding through our support programs and awareness-raising actions. PULSE also operates 5 impact incubators in Africa and in Europe: Bidaya - Casablanca, Lab'ess - Tunis, Oribi - Cape Town, PULSE Montreuil, JógJëf - Ziguinchor in Senegal. Every year, more than 550 entrepreneurs receive tailor-made support from PULSE to start or sustain their businesses. 

PULSE is part of SOS GROUP international action.

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