Community Land & Finance Community Interest Company (CIC) Awarded Social Enterprise Mark

Community Land & Finance CIC, Resonance’s community lending vehicle, has been awarded the Social Enterprise Mark, in recognition of its primary business focus on helping people and planet.

The Social Enterprise Mark Company is the only authority which certifies genuine social enterprises, having society and the environment at the heart of the business.  It aims to raise awareness of what social enterprises do in order to get more people to buy from, engage with, start up and work for social enterprises.


Lucy Findlay, Managing Director, Social Enterprise Mark Company, advised:

“We are delighted to award the prestigious Social Enterprise Mark to Community Land & Finance CIC.   It’s great to see a community finance lender understanding the importance of being part of the wider social enterprise movement.”

Bob Paterson, Director of CLF CIC, said:

“As a CDFI Community Land & Finance’s main purpose is to provide affordable finance to sustainable community-led projects which help local communities to thrive and prosper.  Holding the Mark will help build awareness of and confidence in our business and its impact funds ”.