Welcome to ENACTUS Reading
Enactus is an international organization that connects student, academic and business leaders through entrepreneurial-based projects that empower people to transform opportunities into real, sustainable progress for themselves and their communities.
o It is involved in 36 countries;
o Operates within over 1700 universities;
o Has over 70,500 students involved as members;
o Has impacted over 1,950,000 people.
Enactus Reading is a student run social enterprise and an affiliated society of the University of Reading Student's Union.
The team are currently undertaking 5 projects- 2 local social projects, 1 international social project, 1 environmental project and 1 commercial fundraising project.
The principal objective of Enactus Reading is to provide a channel whereby students can gain experience working in a business environment, while at the same time improving the quality of life and standard of living for communities and individuals in need.
Enactus projects set University of Reading students apart from their peers, by teaching them (through their experiences), the relevant skills to make them more employable in the future.
Project Membership (£10)
Membership to be involved directly with projects and regular society activities. Attend project and full team meetings and take ownership of a particluar role within the team. Work directly with beneficiares. Access to all of our own and enactus UK's amazing training events. Great for personal development. T-shirt included!
- Recovery Champions
- Food for Thought
- Creating Better Futures
Why join Enactus?
o Change a life, make a real impact in your community!
o Improve your employability. Add to your degree and your skills.
o You are given the opportunity to network with top graduate employers, business advisers and more.
o Develop skills that recruiters are looking for and that you'll use for the rest of your life.
o Attend exclusive training events in London and other locations
o Make friends that will last you a lifetime.
The year ahead…
Every second Wednesday of the Academic year we will have a full team meeting that will then split into projects for a project meeting. On these nights we will occasionally switch out to do training events and socials. Like our Facebook Page to find out when these happen!
Enactus Nationals 2016 tbc. In 2016 the Enactus Reading team made it to the semi-finals in the National Competition hosted each year in London by EnactusUK and judged by Alumni from around the world.
Enactus Reading Committee
President – Eloise Speight- email@example.com
Vice-President – Jehan Sentha- firstname.lastname@example.org
CRE – Fares Alsheikh-
Treasurer – Eliza Norley- Eliza.email@example.com
Welfare Rep- Jasmine Umi
Marketing- Claudia Rostek
Food for Thought- Tilly Desoysa- T.M.DeSoysa@student.reading.ac.uk
Recovery Champions – Emily Gilbert
Commercial – Eliza Norley- Eliza.firstname.lastname@example.org
CoCreate - Priya Bhuller
Creating Better Futures- Eloise Speight
Enactus Website - http://enactus.org/
Enactus Reading Website – http://enactusreading.wix.com/2015
Enactus Facebook Page – https://www.facebook.com/EnactusReading
Please do not hesitate to contact any of the Committee with any questions you have. If you are interested in joining a certain project then email the relevant Project Leader and they will get back to you as soon as possible. Hope to see you soon!