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 Reading University Student's Union.
The team are currently undertaking 5 projects- 1 local project, 3 international projects 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 particular role within the team. Work directly with beneficiaries. Access to all of our own and Enactus UK's amazing training events. Great for personal development. T-shirt included!
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 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. 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 – Dan Lewis firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Vice-President – Saira Choudhury
CRE – Ben Ford
Treasurer – Navpreet Juty
Welfare Rep- Wafa Islam
Secretary- Victoria Brewer
Revitalise - Dayo Sangowawa
Hope - Emma Weaver
Zimpower - Henna Biring
Fanikisha - Ronald Wekesa Wafula
Commercial – Wafa Islam
Enactus Website - http://enactus.org/
Enactus Reading Website – https://readingenactus.wixsite.com/enactusreading
Enactus Facebook Page – https://www.facebook.com/EnactusReading
Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions you have. If you are interested in joining a project then email us and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
We hope to see you soon!