Report by Community Business Scotland setting out four proposals of ways in which the Agency could assist in the creation, development and support of community businesses in Scotland and the finances required to implement them.
Contents of the SCB Ltd annual report 1987/88: -Chairman's statement -SCB: the way ahead -SCB news -Darnley dilemmas and developments -Ardeer is ACE! -Community business and community enterprise: the evolving model -Community business snakes and ladders (board game) -Directory of community businesses in Strathclyde -Enterprising Easterhouse -Housing and business: wealth and empowerment -The community business development process -Tenants become owners!: Port Glasgow Axxociation of Tentants' Groups -Think Bigger: community enterprise in Strathclyde -Finance summary 1987/88 -Development funding -List of Directors and staff 1987/88 -Publications available from SCB
Contents of the SCB Ltd annual report 1986/87: -Chairman's report -Barrowfield Community Business Ltd: leading a recovery -The five stages in setting up a successful community business (comic strip) -Possil, people and profit -Theatre Seanachaidh -SCB news section -Directory of community businesses in Strathclyde region -Social auditing and community benefit -Ten years of Govan Workspace -Finance summary 1986/87 -Development funding -Training -Development work -List of Directors and staff
Audio recording of the interview, Tor Justad_Track 1.WMA, 1:26:40 hours, 83MB
Transcript of the interview, Tor Justad_Approved Transcript.pdf, 19 pages, 482kB
This item is an interview with Tor Justad recorded by Dr Gillian Murray in February 2015 as part of the CommonHealth history project. It is the oral history of Tor Justad's involvement in the social enterprise movement in Scotland from 1978 to 2011, including his work with community co-operatives and community businesses in Shetland and Central Region; social auditing; and international projects. Click on the 'Download audio' link next to the icon above or on the URL link in the metadata section below. This will take you to the Glasgow Caledonian University edShare page where the items can be previewed and downloaded.
Tor Justad trained as a community worker and between 1978-1987 worked with community groups in Shetland. In 1987 he moved to the Scottish mainland, and based in Stirling, managed CESU, Community Enterprise Support Unit (Central Region) Ltd. In 1994 he began working freelance as a Social Economy Adviser trading as Tor Justad Associates, with contracts in the UK, Sweden, Ireland and other countries. He returned to the Scottish Highlands and between 2000-2011, was employed as a Co-operative and Membership Officer with the Co-operative Group covering the Highlands and Islands.
Community Business Scotland (CBS) and the Association of Community Enterprises in the Highlands and Islands (ACE-HI), 'The first ten years: a decade of community enterprise in Scotland', October 1987. This publication covers the development of the community enterprise movement in Scotland between 1977-1987, looking at lessons learned, key issues and development for the future. Containing foreword by Glen Buchanan and 16 articles written by leaders in the field: Linda Echlin; John Pearce; Willy Roe; Ronald Young; Roy Pedersen; Carola Bell; John Rugman; John Harrison; Iain Clark; Helen Macneil; Colin Roxburgh; George Burt; Pat Cassidy; Keith Hayton; Sir Kenneth Alexander; and Tor Justad.
Do they really want to create jobs?, Scottish Development Agency and Manpower Service Commission
CBS seminar series 1986
Co-op co-ordination and fair
'Opinions', membership and involvement
Regional round-up: Setback in Grampian, for community business development unit; Tayside success; Lothian news; making jobs in Edinburgh conference; Highlands and Islands ACE-HI news, priorities and progress; CBS to help rural areas; beating unemployment in Cornwall, convention
World News: Scotland scores in USA trip, with German Marshall Fellowships; community business in Canada and Australia, scholarship from the Commonwealth Relations Trust
Credit unions and community business
Scottish Development Department research project on community business
Community business in London
Community education pioneers, at Moray House College of Education
Goodwill Enterprises Whitburn Ltd
Strathclyde Community Business Ltd: Inverclyde contributes £15,000 to loan fund; seminar 'How the UK's largest community business development agency works'; appraisal and monitoring; development funding; dramatic increase in jobs
Women in Community Enterprise, national conference
Running the world, Sport Aid fundraising
The Scottish Development Agency (SDA) 'hands off involvement'
Denny: a wasted opportunity, Employment Creation Group (ECG) and SDA funding
Clyde Foods and food co-ops, setting up, running and case study
CB's and housing associations
West Calder news, Workspace Company the the Employment Opportunities Trust
CBS goes into business, consultancy; training for community businesses in Leicester