3. Project Case Study Organisational Summary Tables
  1. Project Case Study Organisational Summary Tables

Table 1.1 A Summary of the SEDETT Case Study Organisations.

Name of Organisation Location Summary of goods/services provided Target Group/s

(as indicated)

Date Est. Size
Agricoltura Nuova Italy Production of agricultural goods e.g. vegetables and eggs.

Providing employment and training for people with mental disabilities

People with mental disabilities 1977 Total of 50 employees, some able bodied, some with disabilities
La Nuova Arca Italy Assistance to refugees, mothers in need and asylum seekers, providing employment and training. Mothers in need

Asylum seekers

Refugees

2012 25 staff, 30 volunteers. 15 internships
Centro Astalli Italy Support for vulnerable women and children, through employment and training opportunities Vulnerable women and children 1981 50 employees and 300 volunteers
Order of Malta Lithuania Working with vulnerable adults and children. Services include organising training event and facilitating transportation for people with disabilities Vulnerable adults and children 2014 (as a SE) Staff ?

Over 1,000 volunteers across Lithuania

Relative Art Lithuania Selling paintings, pictures and handicrafts. Organising art workshops for children. Organising exhibitions. Children from poor families 2015 4 staff and 6 volunteers
Social Promoter Lithuania Working with communities to increase social resilience and promote volunteering. Village community 2015 2 staff, 13 local volunteers and 1 international volunteer
CUIB Romania Sustainable bistro, promoting local and seasonal vegetarian food.

 

General Public 2009 18 employees and 17 volunteers (some workers are seasonal.
REDU Romania Recycling textiles into products such as bags and clothing. General Public 2015 2 full time staff and one part time
UtilDeco Romania Offers archiving and storage of documents; printing and personalization services; Tailoring services (specializing in the production of protective equipment); corporate tourism People with HIV/Aids

People with disabilities.

Socially disadvantaged groups

2008 80 employees and 25 volunteers.
Manufakturia Poland Providing jobs for people with ASD, in a workshop/manufacturing setting People with ASD/Aspergers 2015 6 staff (5 of which have some level of disability
Spółdzielnia Nowa Poland Running a social economic support centre which organises vocational training course and organising internships.

 

Unemployed persons referred through the social welfare system 2006 2 staff, volunteers
Zielony ogród Poland Gardening and general outside maintenance. Local communities 2007 Volunteers
Café Dobra Poland Creating jobs for people with intellectual and physical disabilities within a catering environment General Public 2014 2 managers, 2 employees and 11 staff with disabilities
Caia Park Partnership UK . A variety of services including a crèche, training courses for youth unemployed, running day care centres, a wood workshop Local and regional community. 1997  
Glyn Wylfa UK Provision of office space for rental, meeting room space and a café. General Public 2014 10 employees and 7 volunteers (Directors)
Tyn Y Capel Inn UK Community pub, offering catering and events General Public 2013  
The Cottage Loughmore Ireland Café

Shop (selling local produce and staple household items)

Local and regional community.

Tourists

2012 Two permanent and four permanent part-time members of staff. Also a member of staff with special needs about 20 volunteers.
Care Bright Ireland Home-care provider and dementia care provider Seniors / elderly Dementia patients 1998 110 paid staff
St Munchins Community Centre Ireland Community enterprise centre offering affordable services to a disadvantaged inner city community Local residents in a disadvantaged community 2005 20 staff and 142 volunteers
El Roble Spain Care of older people, training and consultancy in the field of social care. Seniors/Elderly 2000 Approximately 50 staff
Doukonía Spain Offer alternative leisure and training in basic technology for elders. Seniors/Elderly 2001 5-6 permanent staff and 25-30 volunteers.
Cámara Cívica Spain Political advice and consulting  for political parties and organizations (NGOs, Coopetarives, Asociations…) and political disclosure through literature, TV series and everyday situations. General Public 2014 5 founders and 10-15 volunteers.

 

Table 1.2 SEDETT Project Case Study Organisations Sector of Operation, According to Their Objectives.

Name of Organisation Country of Operation Goods/ Services provided Social Enterprise Objectives
Agricoltura Nuova Italy Production of agricultural goods e.g. vegetables and eggs.

Providing employment and training for people with mental disabilities

 

·        Supporting Vulnerable People

·        Protecting the environment/fair-trade

·        Addressing social exclusion

·        Creating employment opportunities

La Nuova Arca Italy Assistance to refugees, mothers in need and asylum seekers, providing employment and training. ·        Supporting Vulnerable People

·        Protecting the environment/fair-trade

·        Addressing social exclusion

·        Creating employment opportunities

Centro Astalli Italy Support for vulnerable women and children, through employment and training opportunities ·        Supporting Vulnerable People

·        Supporting vulnerable children and young adults

·        Creating employment opportunities

Order of Malta Lithuania Working with vulnerable adults and children.. Services include organising training event and facilitating transportation for people with disabilities. ·        Supporting Vulnerable People

·        Supporting vulnerable children and young adults

Relative Art Lithuania Selling paintings, pictures and handicrafts. Organising art workshops for children. Organising exhibitions. ·        Supporting vulnerable children and young adults

·        Promoting education and literacy

Social Promoter Lithuania Working with communities to increase social resilience and promote volunteering. ·        Improving a particular community

·        Promoting education and literacy

CUIB Romania Sustainable bistro, promoting local and seasonal vegetarian food. ·        Protecting the environment / fair-trade

·        sustainable development

 

REDU Romania Recycling textiles into products such as bags and clothing. ·        Protecting the environment / fair-trade

·        sustainable development

 

UtilDeco Romania Offers archiving and storage of documents; printing and personalization services; Tailoring services (specializing in the production of protective equipment); corporate tourism ·        Supporting Vulnerable People

·        Addressing social exclusion

·        Creating employment opportunities

Manufakturia Poland Providing jobs for people with ASD, in a workshop/manufacturing setting. ·        Supporting Vulnerable People

·        Addressing social exclusion

·        Creating employment opportunities

Spółdzielnia Nowa Poland Running a social economic support centre which organises vocational training course and organising internships. ·        Creating employment opportunities

·        Education

Zielony ogród Poland Gardening and general outside maintenance. ·        Improving a particular community
Café Dobra Poland Creating jobs for people with intellectual and physical disabilities within a catering environment. ·        Supporting Vulnerable People

·        Addressing social exclusion

·        Creating employment opportunities

Caia Park Partnership UK A variety of services including a crèche, training courses for youth unemployed, running day care centres, a wood workshop ·        Improving a particular community

·        Improving health and well being

·        Promoting education and literacy

Glyn Wylfa UK Provision of office space for rental, meeting room space and a café. ·        Improving a particular community

 

Tyn Y Capel Inn UK Community pub, offering catering and events ·        Improving a particular community

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The Cottage Loughmore Ireland Community shop and tea-rooms ·        Improving social cohesion

·        Improving health and wellbeing

·        Creating employment opportunities

Care Bright Ireland Home care and dementia care provider ·        Providing homecare support to elderly / people with disabilities

·        Providing specialist and bespoke service to individuals with dementia

St Munchin’s Counity Centre Ireland Community Café: meals on wheels; recreational services; employment and training opportunities for arginalised groups ·        Providing affordable services / goods to local community within a disadvantaged area

·        Promoting social cohesion and combatting isolation

El Roble Spain Care of older people, training and consultancy in the field of social care. ·        Improving health and well being

·        Supporting vulnerable people

·        Promoting education and literacy

Doukonía      
Cámara Cívica      

 

 

Table 1.3 SEDETT Project Case Study Organisations According to Principal Trading Activity/ies.

Name of Organisation Country of Operation Goods/ Services provided Principal Sector/s of Operation
Agricoltura Nuova Italy Production of agricultural goods e.g. vegetables and eggs.

Providing employment and training for people with mental  disabilities

 

·        Agriculture

·        Retail

La Nuova Arca Italy Assistance to refugees, mothers in need and asylum seekers, providing employment and training. ·        Employment and Skills
Centro Astalli Italy Support for vulnerable women and children, through employment and training opportunities ·        Employment and Skills
Order of Malta Lithuania Working with vulnerable adults and children.. Services include organising training event and facilitating transportation for people with disabilities. ·        Social care

·        Employment and Skills

Relative Art Lithuania Selling paintings, pictures and handicrafts. Organising art workshops for children. Organising exhibitions. ·        Social care

·        Employment and Skills

Social Promoter Lithuania Working with communities to increase social resilience and promote volunteering. ·        Education
CUIB Romania Sustainable bistro, promoting local and seasonal vegetarian food. ·        Environment

·        Hospitality

REDU Romania Recycling textiles into products such as bags and clothing. ·        Environment

·        Retail

UtilDeco Romania Offers archiving and storage of documents; printing and personalization services; Tailoring services (specializing in the production of protective equipment); corporate tourism ·        Retail

·        Creative industries

·        Manufacturing

·        Employment and Skills

Manufakturia Poland Providing jobs for people with ASD, in a workshop/manufacturing setting. ·        Manufacturing

·        Employment and Skills

Spółdzielnia Nowa Poland Running a social economic support centre which organises vocational training course and organising internships. ·        Employment and Skills

·        Education

Zielony ogród Poland Gardening and general outside maintenance. ·        Gardening
Café Dobra Poland Creating jobs for people with intellectual and physical disabilities within a catering environment. ·        Employment and Skills

·        Hospitality

Caia Park Partnership UK A variety of services including a crèche, training courses for youth unemployed, running day care centres, a wood workshop ·        Manufacturing

·        Social care

·        Child care

·        Employment and skills

·        Social care

Glyn Wylfa UK Provision of office space for rental, meeting room space and a café. ·        Office space

·        Hospitality

Tyn Y Capel Inn UK Community pub, offering catering and events ·        Hospitiality
The Cottage Loughmore Ireland Community shop and tea-rooms ·        Hospitality

·        Retail

Care Bright Ireland Home care and dementia care provider ·        Elderly / disabled / people with dementia
St Munchin’s Community Centre Ireland Community café;  meals on wheels; recreational services; employment and training opportunities for marginalised groups ·        Local community (disadvantaged area)
El Roble Spain Care of older people, training and consultancy in the field of social care. ·        Health care

·        Social care

·        Employment and Skills

·        Business support/consultancy

Doukonía Spain    
Cámara Cívica Spain    

 

Table 1.4 SEDETT Project CASE Study Organisations and Target Groups

Name of Organisation Target Group/s

(as described by the organisation)

Target Group (EC defined groups)
Agricoltura Nuova People with mental disabilities Target group 1
La Nuova Arca Mothers in need

Asylum seekers

Refugees

Target group 1
Centro Astalli Vulnerable women and children Target group 1
Order of Malta Vulnerable adults and children Target group 1
Relative Art Children for poor families Target group 3
Social Promoter Village community Target group 2
CUIB General Public Target group 4
REDU General Public Target group 4
UtilDeco People with HIV/Aids

People with disabilities.

Socially disadvantaged groups

Target group 1
Manufakturia People with ASD/Aspergers Target group 1
Spółdzielnia Nowa Unemployed persons referred through the social welfare system Target group 1
Zielony ogród Local communities Target group 2
Café Dobra General Public Target group 4
Caia Park Partnership Local and regional community. Target group 2
Glyn Wylfa General Public Target group 4
Tyn Y Capel Inn General Public Target group 4
The Cottage Loughmore Local  community. Target group 2
Care Bright Seniors / Elderly Target Group 3
St Munchin’s Community Centre Local Community Target Group 2
El Roble Seniors/Elderly Target group 3
Doukonía Seniors/Elderly Target group 3
Cámara Cívica General Public Target group 4

 

Table 1.5 SEDETT Project Case Study Organisations – Governance / Legal Structures / Level of Autonomy

Name of Organisation Number on Board of Trustees / Directors /Committee Legal Structure Level of Autonomy
Agricoltura Nuova (IT) 6 members of Board Social co-operative for agricultural workers Independent
La Nuova Arca (IT) 12 members of board Social co-operative type A and type B Independent
Centro Astalli (IT) Governing council (?) Controlled by Order of Jesuits
Order of Malta (LT) 7 members of board (?) Independent or Controlled by Church (?)
Relative Art (LT) (?) (?) (?)
Social Promoter (LT) None Public Body / NGO (?) Govt Funded
CUIB (RO) 5 members of board Social entreprise Independent
REDU (RO) 3 members of board Social entreprise Independent
UtilDeco (RO) 3 members of board Protected unit of insertion Independent
Manufakturia (PL) (?) Social co-operative of legal persons (?)
Spółdzielnia Nowa (PL) None NGO – Centre for social integration Govt Funded
Zielony ogród (PL)   Social co-operative  
Café Dobra (PL) None    
Caia Park Partnership

(UK)

8 members of Board Community Interest Company/ Charity Independent
Glyn Wylfa (UK) 7 Directors Community Interest Company Independent
Tyn Y Capel Inn (UK) 5 Directors Co-operative with community shareholders Independent
The Cottage Loughmore (IRE) 7 members of Board Co-operative with community shareholders Independent
Care Bright (IRE) 8 Directors Company Limited by Guarantee Independent
St Munchin’s Community Centre (IRE) 6 Directors Company Limited by Guarantee Independent
El Roble (ES) 5 members of Board Workers co-operative Independent
Doukonía (ES) 6 members Religious NGO Independent
Cámara Cívica (ES) 4 members Co-operative Independent