The economy can and should play a significant role when it comes to supporting the new social enterprises. The already established companies, regardless of the scope of their work, have know how, experience and skills in fields such as legal issues, marketing, accounting, branding, organizational management, etc.

During the first call within the Smart Start project, 10 companies joined us providing financial contribution to the projects as well as mentorship support for the social enterprises who received startup grant.  Because of this, they were labeled with “Good Brand” recognition.

Here are the good brands for 2017: