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Social Value

Unlocking investment in communities.

Birmingham 2022 was the first Commonwealth Games to embed a Social Value Charter and measure Social Return on Investment. Our Social Value strand will work towards seeing the West Midlands become the first region to establish a social investment model.

Connecting People

We want to bring together the private and third sector, securing investment for grassroots sport, local arts organisations and community projects

Providing Support

Community organisations that are part of our United By Family can receive support to build skills in their organisations, network with other grassroots groups, and grow.

The United By 2022 Family

We have a network of local community groups doing amazing things in their areas. We support them with:

  • Training
  • Building their networks
  • Learning new skills and building capacity
Find out more about our United By Family

Apply to be part of our United By Family!

Applications will open soon to join our amazing United By 2022 Family, watch this space!

Why join?

  • Exclusive opportunities to access training, resources and funding
  • Access to a network of peer organisations working to support communities, with regular meet ups, webinars and workshops
  • A connection to the legacy of the Games with exclusive branding rights and marketing materials.
  • Support with practical challenges, such as bid writing, website copy and policy preparation.
  • Your personal guide to navigating the opportunities presented by the legacy of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.

Work with the United By 2022 Family

Are you a corporate organisation looking to partner with innovative, community lead organisations in the West Midlands?

Speak to us about how we can help your business to radically collaborate with third sector organisations to bring your ESG and Social Value Strategies to life.

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