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Welcome to OSEP, established to support and promote Social Enterprises, social entrepreneurs, enterprising charities and purposeful businesses.

OSEP is currently delivering the Social Economy Growth Programme in collaboration with Aspire OxfordshireCo-operative Futures, and Community Action Groups (CAG) Oxfordshire, securing a £35k grant from Oxford City Council through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund.

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About Us

OSEP CIC is a social enterprise, set up to support social entrepreneurs, Social Enterprises, enterprising charities and purposeful business across Oxfordshire – All trading as a way to address social and environmental challenges.

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OSEP was established as a Community Interest Company (CIC) in March 2019 following some exemplary work by the original informal partnership, which began back in 2014. Our community continues to grow - join us!

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OX4 Food Crew Winter Appeal

Community food provisioning efforts across the city are struggling to keep up with unprecedented demand for support this winter due to the rising cost of living meaning more people than ever before are accessing services. Collectively, nine grassroots groups known as the OX4 Food Crew deliver and provide 800 families with food each week – and yet still they have to turn people away.