The ITD mission is to transfer and to develop new models and projects of social, cultural, educational and economic development. From a local perspective, the company aims to increase the welfare of citizens by concrete and integrated answers to the needs of people, organisations and territories, transferring the experience and the knowledge of their associated organisations. The main medium used is capitalisation of knowing the best developed practice in their reference field, via a strategy based on transference. ITD activities are based on a constant dialogue between excellence models and successful acts, and finding innovative solutions for the necessities of the client, specially in Europe and Latin America. To reach these objectives, ITD provides two basic and related systems: technical assistance and consultancy in its fields of reference and intervention or direct implementation of the required services.
Avalon is a non-profit organization born in 2000 in order to give support and strengthen little, middle and new born non-profit organizations, as agents of social transformation and as social enterprises. In order to achieve our mission, Avalon has 3 areas of work: Advising and guiding non-profit organizations through their needs; Vocational training for non-profit organization management; and online Resources for further learning.
Our target groups range from Migrant people organizations, cultural, Education for Global Justice organizations, to High School students and vulnerable people. Recently, Avalon has open a new line of work addressed to social start ups, Primary Schools and non-profit organizations. It is the Mediation & Conflict resolution area approached as a process of change and research for creative solutions to those emerging conflicts. With these 4 areas of work, Avalon pretends to provide a comprehensive set of innovative answers locally, regionally and internationally for the new scenario where social entrepreneurship plays an important role.
Eduforma is a VET. Founded in 2003, was born as a company that has for object the drafting, marketing, organization and delivery of training interventions, information and professional guidance. The structure has always favored the monitoring of human resources in companies, starting with an analysis of employees, instead of the organization, and was one of the first in Veneto to introduce skills assessment logic and rewarding systems. Eduforma offers training and management consulting services; it is specialized in the development of human resources, increasing people’s skills to face professional problems concerning their specific competences in the company where they work. Currently Eduforma, accredited by the Veneto Region for Lifelong Learning interventions, as well as for Guidance Services and Labour, has an important and prestigious portfolio of clients and a significant presence in various locations nationwide
The Business Incubator-Gotse Delchev (BI-GD) is a not-for-profit organization in public benefit established in 1999. It works for encouraging local social economic & human resources development, support start-ups, SMEs and farmers within the Gotse Delchev and cross-border regions through high quality comprehensive business services: information, advisory & consultancy & business planning, trainings and mentoring, access to funding, capacity building and knowledge transfer. Main objectives are to encourage entrepreneurship and innovation; start-ups and SMEs and development of partnership and networks at local, national, cross-border and EU levels. Our main target groups are young people, women, entrepreneurs and NGOs. BI-GD has significant experience in development and implementation of 25+ pilot and innovative projects funded by EU, National and international programmes. BI-GD is VET
The McSence Group is an award winning community business and Social Enterprise formed in 1988. Legally structured as a Company Limited by Guarantee and incorporated as a charity, the group has grown to provide employment for over 160 staff and has a turnover of around £3,000,000 per year. The business in owned by the community in which it is based and is governed by an unpaid board of Directors. It is asset locked preventing any individual financial gain for shareholders or individuals and all profits generated are reinvested in the business or in the community.
We have three operating companies which provide a wide range of commercial and professional services to businesses, government and individuals including managed workspace, property management, development & maintenance, cleaning services, social care and home help services, general and specialised employment training delivery, conference and training centre facilities, catering facilities and production, business consultancy and economic development support.