More than the Sum –
More than the Sum is a £1.5m fund developed by NOMS CFO Programme, aimed at supporting the creation of enterprise based consortia. The objective is to help small and medium sized social enterprises and organisations from other sectors be in a position to participate in the delivery of current and future NOMS CFO, wider government and other opportunities.
The aim is that the fund enables successful bidders to access technical and specialist support to help develop governance, legal and other structures and policies together with initial investment monies to develop their business model. The funding will be made available through a competitive tendering exercise, organised through a series of national, regional and local lots.
The winning bidders from the “More than the Sum” – Consortia uilding procurement exercise are:
Lot 1 (National)
- The National Consortium for Social Enterprise (NCSE)
Lot 2 ( Regional)
- Blue Sky North
- Contracts Matter
- Consortia led by BRIC ( New name to be developed)
- Building Bridges
- Step Up Solutions CIC
- Hull and Humber Pathways Partnership
- Merseyside Together
- VOLA Consortium Ltd
- Better Options Wirral (BOW)
- People in Partnership
- Enhanced Creative Pathways (Working Title)
- Green Shoots
- Safer Stronger Cornwall Consortium
Further information will be made available on the NOMS CFO website shortly.