Our Impact

As a Social Enterprise we exist, not only to deliver our brilliant support and services, but to do it in a way that makes a difference to the people and places we work with and in – we call it our “Positive Change”.

We have an ambition to operate profitably as any other business would. The difference is we commit to reinvest or gift 100% of our profits to charity every year so we can make even more Positive Change.

We measure our success by the Positive Change we make in three key areas:

  • Social, digital and financial inclusion

  • Breaking down barriers and creating access to work

  • Having a positive impact in Bolton

Social Impact 2020-21:
Positive Change Really does Start with you!

We’re so excited by the Positive Change we were able to make in 2020-21. Our animated Social Impact Report covers the highlights of what we achieved last year. We really hope you will take a look and enjoy it!

Previous Reports

If you would like to know more about our Positive Change in previous years, you can find our Social Impact Report 2018-19 on our new pages too!

News

Social Enterprise Week / Social Impact Video

It’s been tough for a lot of people and businesses over the past 18 months but we haven’t stopped making…

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SWY ICT Equipment gets new lease of life, supporting communities

SWY has partnered with a local organisation to recycle its old IT equipment and help local people get online. Starts…

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Motiv8 Evaluation Findings

Motiv8, our £14 million award-winning project funded by The National Lottery Community Fund and the European Social Fund as part of the…

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