WHAT IS A
SOCIAL ENTERPRISE?

A social enterprise is a business entity that is set up with clear social goals; and where resources are allocated to fulfill its social objectives.

WHY ARE SOCIAL
ENTERPRISES IMPORTANT?

FFG Derives Income

Business Entity

FFG Guided

Set Up With
Clear Social Goals

FFG Profit Driven Business

Resources Allocated
To Fulfil Objectives

While social enterprises are still an evolving concept, they have the potential to create social value and solve social challenges in innovative and sustainable ways. SEs have grown to become part of a broader system to address social needs. They also fulfil the aspirations of a new generation of Singaporeans who are passionate to do good through means other than charities.