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 OrganisationLocation Summary of goods/services providedTarget Group/s

(as indicated)

Date Est.Size
Agricoltura NuovaItalyProduction of agricultural goods e.g. vegetables and eggs.

Providing employment and training for people with mental disabilities

People with mental disabilities1977Total of 50 employees, some able bodied, some with disabilities
La Nuova ArcaItalyAssistance to refugees, mothers in need and asylum seekers, providing employment and training.Mothers in need

Asylum seekers

Refugees

201225 staff, 30 volunteers. 15 internships
Centro AstalliItalySupport for vulnerable women and children, through employment and training opportunitiesVulnerable women and children198150 employees and 300 volunteers
Order of MaltaLithuaniaWorking with vulnerable adults and children. Services include organising training event and facilitating transportation for people with disabilitiesVulnerable adults and children2014 (as a SE)Staff ?

Over 1,000 volunteers across Lithuania

Relative ArtLithuaniaSelling paintings, pictures and handicrafts. Organising art workshops for children. Organising exhibitions.Children from poor families20154 staff and 6 volunteers
Social PromoterLithuaniaWorking with communities to increase social resilience and promote volunteering.Village community20152 staff, 13 local volunteers and 1 international volunteer
CUIBRomaniaSustainable bistro, promoting local and seasonal vegetarian food.

 

General Public200918 employees and 17 volunteers (some workers are seasonal.
REDURomaniaRecycling textiles into products such as bags and clothing.General Public20152 full time staff and one part time
UtilDecoRomaniaOffers archiving and storage of documents; printing and personalization services; Tailoring services (specializing in the production of protective equipment); corporate tourismPeople with HIV/Aids

People with disabilities.

Socially disadvantaged groups

200880 employees and 25 volunteers.
ManufakturiaPolandProviding jobs for people with ASD, in a workshop/manufacturing settingPeople with ASD/Aspergers20156 staff (5 of which have some level of disability
Spółdzielnia NowaPolandRunning a social economic support centre which organises vocational training course and organising internships.

 

Unemployed persons referred through the social welfare system20062 staff, volunteers
Zielony ogródPolandGardening and general outside maintenance.Local communities2007Volunteers
Café DobraPolandCreating jobs for people with intellectual and physical disabilities within a catering environmentGeneral Public20142 managers, 2 employees and 11 staff with disabilities
Caia Park PartnershipUK. A variety of services including a crèche, training courses for youth unemployed, running day care centres, a wood workshopLocal and regional community.1997 
Glyn WylfaUKProvision of office space for rental, meeting room space and a café.General Public201410 employees and 7 volunteers (Directors)
Tyn Y Capel InnUKCommunity pub, offering catering and eventsGeneral Public2013 
The Cottage LoughmoreIrelandCafé

Shop (selling local produce and staple household items)

Local and regional community.

Tourists

2012Two permanent and four permanent part-time members of staff. Also a member of staff with special needs about 20 volunteers.
Care BrightIrelandHome-care provider and dementia care providerSeniors / elderly Dementia patients1998110 paid staff
St Munchins Community CentreIrelandCommunity enterprise centre offering affordable services to a disadvantaged inner city communityLocal residents in a disadvantaged community200520 staff and 142 volunteers
El RobleSpainCare of older people, training and consultancy in the field of social care.Seniors/Elderly2000Approximately 50 staff
DoukoníaSpainOffer alternative leisure and training in basic technology for elders.Seniors/Elderly20015-6 permanent staff and 25-30 volunteers.
Cámara CívicaSpainPolitical advice and consulting  for political parties and organizations (NGOs, Coopetarives, Asociations…) and political disclosure through literature, TV series and everyday situations.General Public20145 founders and 10-15 volunteers.

 

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

Name of OrganisationCountry of OperationGoods/ Services providedSocial Enterprise Objectives
Agricoltura NuovaItalyProduction 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 ArcaItalyAssistance 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 AstalliItalySupport for vulnerable women and children, through employment and training opportunities·        Supporting Vulnerable People

·        Supporting vulnerable children and young adults

·        Creating employment opportunities

Order of MaltaLithuaniaWorking 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 ArtLithuaniaSelling paintings, pictures and handicrafts. Organising art workshops for children. Organising exhibitions.·        Supporting vulnerable children and young adults

·        Promoting education and literacy

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

·        Promoting education and literacy

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

·        sustainable development

 

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

·        sustainable development

 

UtilDecoRomaniaOffers 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

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

·        Addressing social exclusion

·        Creating employment opportunities

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

·        Education

Zielony ogródPolandGardening and general outside maintenance.·        Improving a particular community
Café DobraPolandCreating jobs for people with intellectual and physical disabilities within a catering environment.·        Supporting Vulnerable People

·        Addressing social exclusion

·        Creating employment opportunities

Caia Park PartnershipUKA 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 WylfaUKProvision of office space for rental, meeting room space and a café.·        Improving a particular community

 

Tyn Y Capel InnUKCommunity pub, offering catering and events·        Improving a particular community

·

The Cottage LoughmoreIrelandCommunity shop and tea-rooms·        Improving social cohesion

·        Improving health and wellbeing

·        Creating employment opportunities

Care BrightIrelandHome 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 CentreIrelandCommunity 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 RobleSpainCare 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 OrganisationCountry of OperationGoods/ Services providedPrincipal Sector/s of Operation
Agricoltura NuovaItalyProduction of agricultural goods e.g. vegetables and eggs.

Providing employment and training for people with mental  disabilities

 

·        Agriculture

·        Retail

La Nuova ArcaItalyAssistance to refugees, mothers in need and asylum seekers, providing employment and training.·        Employment and Skills
Centro AstalliItalySupport for vulnerable women and children, through employment and training opportunities·        Employment and Skills
Order of MaltaLithuaniaWorking with vulnerable adults and children.. Services include organising training event and facilitating transportation for people with disabilities.·        Social care

·        Employment and Skills

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

·        Employment and Skills

Social PromoterLithuaniaWorking with communities to increase social resilience and promote volunteering.·        Education
CUIBRomaniaSustainable bistro, promoting local and seasonal vegetarian food.·        Environment

·        Hospitality

REDURomaniaRecycling textiles into products such as bags and clothing.·        Environment

·        Retail

UtilDecoRomaniaOffers 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

ManufakturiaPolandProviding jobs for people with ASD, in a workshop/manufacturing setting.·        Manufacturing

·        Employment and Skills

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

·        Education

Zielony ogródPolandGardening and general outside maintenance.·        Gardening
Café DobraPolandCreating jobs for people with intellectual and physical disabilities within a catering environment.·        Employment and Skills

·        Hospitality

Caia Park PartnershipUKA 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 WylfaUKProvision of office space for rental, meeting room space and a café.·        Office space

·        Hospitality

Tyn Y Capel InnUKCommunity pub, offering catering and events·        Hospitiality
The Cottage LoughmoreIrelandCommunity shop and tea-rooms·        Hospitality

·        Retail

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

·        Social care

·        Employment and Skills

·        Business support/consultancy

DoukoníaSpain  
Cámara CívicaSpain  

 

Table 1.4 SEDETT Project CASE Study Organisations and Target Groups

Name of OrganisationTarget Group/s

(as described by the organisation)

Target Group (EC defined groups)
Agricoltura NuovaPeople with mental disabilitiesTarget group 1
La Nuova ArcaMothers in need

Asylum seekers

Refugees

Target group 1
Centro AstalliVulnerable women and childrenTarget group 1
Order of MaltaVulnerable adults and childrenTarget group 1
Relative ArtChildren for poor familiesTarget group 3
Social PromoterVillage communityTarget group 2
CUIBGeneral PublicTarget group 4
REDUGeneral PublicTarget group 4
UtilDecoPeople with HIV/Aids

People with disabilities.

Socially disadvantaged groups

Target group 1
ManufakturiaPeople with ASD/AspergersTarget group 1
Spółdzielnia NowaUnemployed persons referred through the social welfare systemTarget group 1
Zielony ogródLocal communitiesTarget group 2
Café DobraGeneral PublicTarget group 4
Caia Park PartnershipLocal and regional community.Target group 2
Glyn WylfaGeneral PublicTarget group 4
Tyn Y Capel InnGeneral PublicTarget group 4
The Cottage LoughmoreLocal  community.Target group 2
Care BrightSeniors / ElderlyTarget Group 3
St Munchin’s Community CentreLocal CommunityTarget Group 2
El RobleSeniors/ElderlyTarget group 3
DoukoníaSeniors/ElderlyTarget group 3
Cámara CívicaGeneral PublicTarget group 4

 

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

Name of OrganisationNumber on Board of Trustees / Directors /Committee Legal StructureLevel of Autonomy
Agricoltura Nuova (IT)6 members of BoardSocial co-operative for agricultural workersIndependent
La Nuova Arca (IT)12 members of boardSocial co-operative type A and type BIndependent
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)NonePublic Body / NGO (?)Govt Funded
CUIB (RO)5 members of boardSocial entrepriseIndependent
REDU (RO)3 members of boardSocial entrepriseIndependent
UtilDeco (RO)3 members of boardProtected unit of insertionIndependent
Manufakturia (PL)(?)Social co-operative of legal persons(?)
Spółdzielnia Nowa (PL)NoneNGO – Centre for social integrationGovt Funded
Zielony ogród (PL) Social co-operative 
Café Dobra (PL)None  
Caia Park Partnership

(UK)

8 members of BoardCommunity Interest Company/ CharityIndependent
Glyn Wylfa (UK)7 DirectorsCommunity Interest CompanyIndependent
Tyn Y Capel Inn (UK)5 DirectorsCo-operative with community shareholdersIndependent
The Cottage Loughmore (IRE)7 members of BoardCo-operative with community shareholdersIndependent
Care Bright (IRE)8 DirectorsCompany Limited by GuaranteeIndependent
St Munchin’s Community Centre (IRE)6 DirectorsCompany Limited by GuaranteeIndependent
El Roble (ES)5 members of BoardWorkers co-operativeIndependent
Doukonía (ES)6 membersReligious NGOIndependent
Cámara Cívica (ES)4 membersCo-operativeIndependent