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Third Sector Awards Shortlist Announced

We are delighted to announce that both Shared Interest Society, and our charity Shared Interest Foundation have been recognised at the Third Sector Awards.

Volunteers' Week

Volunteers’ Week provides the opportunity for us to join the nation in recognising the fantastic contribution people make to our communities by offering their time and commitment.

HELP US BUILD BACK, THIS WORLD FAIR TRADE DAY

Saturday 8th May is World Fair Trade Day, and the World Fair Trade Organization is promoting the message to ‘build back fairer’, following the disruption caused by Covid-19. For Newcastle organisation, Shared Interest, it also provides a valuable opportunity to reflect on the vital role farmers and workers play in providing the food we eat.

Ghana's Costly Wait for Trade Deal

As the UK finally approved its trade agreement with the European Union (EU) on 30th December, it transpired that trade deals between the UK and some countries had not been finalised in time for Britain exiting the EU the following day. Ghana is one of the countries still hoping to finalise a free trade agreement, and is operating under interim terms as negotiations take place.

MD Commended for Exceptional Leadership

Shared Interest Managing Director, Patricia Alexander, has been recognised for exceptional leadership for her response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Covid-19 Statement

As the impact of COVID-19 continues to develop across the world, we are met with new challenges that test our resilience as a business. Our thoughts go out to those suffering and we thank those on the front line who are supporting us all during the crisis.

FIRST BENEFICIARY OF LIVELIHOOD SECURITY FUND

Bukonzo Organic Farmers Co-operative Union (BOCU) is the first beneficiary of our Livelihood Security Fund. The Ugandan Fairtrade coffee co-operative has told us that this support will reach 1,200 people.

Fairtrade farmers call on Nestle to continue their commitment

After a decade of sourcing cocoa and sugar from smallholder farmers in Côte d’Ivoire, Fiji and Malawi, Nestlé has announced that, from October, its KitKat bars in the UK and Ireland will no longer be certified Fairtrade

Raising Funds to Support Communities during and beyond Covid-19

Shared Interest Foundation is relaunching its Livelihood Security Fund for developing world producers in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Our charity is now appealing for donations to help farmers and workers in African and Latin American communities.

We are a Natwest Impact Champion

The NatWest SE100 celebrates the growth, impact and resilience of social ventures in the UK – by naming the most impressive 100 social enterprises of the year in a top 100 Index, and giving eight SE100 Social Business Awards for the most outstanding achievers.

SHARED INTEREST CELEBRATES ROYAL SEAL OF APPROVAL

We are delighted to share the news that Shared Interest has been awarded The Queen’s Award for Sustainable Development.

AGM 2020

Our 30th Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held at the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, on the banks of the River Tyne in Gateshead.

AGM 2019

Our 29th Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held at the Northern Design Centre on the banks of the River Tyne in Gateshead.

TRIBUTE TO MARK HAYES, FOUNDER AND RETIRED MANAGING DIRECTOR OF SHARED INTEREST SOCIETY

As we enter our 30th year, it is with heartfelt sadness we share news that our founder Mark Hayes passed away on the 15th December after a long illness. I am sure you will join me in sending sincere condolences to his family.

NORTH EAST TIMES IMPACT AWARDS

We were delighted to hear that our Managing Director, Patricia Alexander was named the winner in the Global Impact category at the North East Times Impact Awards.

YOU CAN NOW INVEST IN US DOLLARS AND EUROS

We are pleased to inform you that the Rule changes, approved by members at the March AGM, have been registered by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and are now incorporated into our Terms and Conditions.

REACHING PRODUCERS THROUGH BUYER FINANCE

Despite the progress made in increasing the availability of financial services, the majority of people living in developing countries struggle to access finance. Read more about the buyers we are working with across the globe here.

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Featuring stories from our customers across the globe.

Award Success 2018

In October this year, Shared Interest Managing Director, Patricia Alexander was named as one of the top 100 Women in Social Enterprise at the prestigious awards held in London.

DECLARACIÓN DE TRAIDCRAFT

Nos complace informar que, tras de una oleada de apoyo, Traidcraft no dejará de operar como se anunció el 31 de diciembre, pero continuará con una gama reducida de productos.

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Featuring stories from our customers across the globe.

COMPARTIR ES BUENO

Nuestra directora gerente, Patricia Alexander, habla con North East Times sobre como Shared Interest utiliza el dinero de los inversores para transformar las vidas de algunos de las comunidades más desfavorecidas del mundo.

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Featuring stories from our customers across the globe.

LANZAMIENTO DEL BOLETÍN DE MIEMBROS NÚMERO 107

Presentando historias de nuestros clientes alrededor del mundo

Greggs fortalece el apoyo a los agricultores en esta quincena de comercio justo

En esta quincena de comercio justo, el minorista líder en el Reino Unido en comida para llevar -Greggs- está ayudando a los agricultores en el mundo en desarrollo a tener mejores condiciones de vida. Con más de 1.850 tiendas en el Reino Unido, Greggs ha abierto una cuenta de inversión ética con Shared Interest.

LANZAMIENTO DEL 106 ° BOLETÍN DE MIEMBROS

Con historias de nuestros clientes en todo el mundo.

PREMIO ÉXITO2017

Shared Interest gana en la categoría empresas de carácter social en Reino Unido (UK Social Enterprise Awards).

DIFUNDIENDO SHARED INTEREST

Nos gustaría agradecer el apoyo de nuestros seguidores que se ponen en contacto y nos invitan a hablar sobre Shared Interest en sus más diversos grupos sociales y empresariales. Estas oportunidades nos ayudan a difundir el trabajo que hacemos a un nuevo público que de otro modo no podríamos alcanzar.

APASIONADO, COMPROMETIDO E INFORMADO

Más de 300 personas se unieron a nosotros en nuestros eventos en Cardiff, Leeds, Birmingham, Liverpool y Londres. Entre ellos, inversionistas, voluntarios y otros totalmente nuevos para Shared Interest, asistidos por un conferenciante distinto en cada ciudad.

PREMIO ÉXITO 2016

Con mucha alegría anunciamos que tanto Shared Interest Society como nuestra fundación Shared Interest Foundation han sido reconocidas por una serie de prestigiosos premios.

CORREDORES REÚNEN FONDOS PARA LA FUNDACION SHARED INTEREST

El domingo de 11 de septiembre, cinco corredores se unieron a otros 57,000 en las calles de Newcastle para participar en la Gran carrera del Norte (Great North Run) de este año en apoyo a nuestra fundación Shared Interest Foundation.

2015 UN AÑO RECORD

En 2015 Shared Interest cumplió 25 años y celebramos la ocasión con una bandera conmemorativa que viajó por el mundo y una fantástica AGM (Conferencia Anual de Miembros) en las orillas del Tyne. Además, hemos superado nuestros objetivos de inversión y otorgamiento de préstamos.

NUESTRO SHARED INTEREST

Hemos lanzado nuestro nuevo portal llamado Our Shared Interest. El cual es más interactivo y donde podrá cambiar detalles como su dirección, realizar transacciones en línea, hacer nuevos depósitos, retirar sus inversiones y cerrar su cuenta.

PREMIO AL BUEN DESEMPEÑO PARA ACTIVIDADES FINANCIERAS

Las ofertas de inversión de Shared Interest recibieron la Marca Estándar de Acciones Comunitarias (Community Shares Standard Mark), un nuevo premio otorgado a fundaciones que cumplen con los estándares de buen desempeño.