Cooperating to Succeed

Are you interested in developing or expanding your social enterprise?
Have you an innovative approach to addressing community needs?
Cooperating to Succeed is an imaginative yet practical programme
designed to support social entrepreneurs like you over a year.

Strengthening Social Enterprises

Through shared learning events, social enterprises from around the country will explore future trends, innovative ways to addressing social issues and new ways of thinking about the way we live.

Speakers are drawn from a range of disciplines that cross sectors, industries and areas of expertise.

Event Registration

Come and Celebrate the success of our Cooperating To Succeed Programme

Join us on October 20th in the Longcourt House Hotel, Newcastlewest from 11.00am – 3.30pm as we celebrate the success of the Cooperating to Succeed training programme and the work of its participating social enterprises.

Zoom Workshop

The Dynamic Board – Innovating the Governance Function

Limerick organisations: May 24th – 7pm – 9.30pm

Tipperary organisations: May 25th – 2pm – 4.30pm

Mayo organisations: May 26th – 7pm – 9.30pm

Trainer: Caroline Egan

Explore the function of a Board of Directors or Management Committee in a modern social enterprise. Consider the rise of the ‘virtual board member’ and the role of board culture on board member motivation and apathy. Discuss how best to match board member experience and interests with organisational purpose and social goals. Become better equipped to handle the challenges of board member recruitment and selection. These workshops will be delivered via the Zoom platform.

Community Training Programme

Social enterprises in counties Limerick, Tipperary and Mayo, registration for the Cooperating to Succeed – Community Training Programme 2021/2022 is now open. 

Cooperating to Succeed Monthly Newsletter

Issued on the first Friday of each month, our newsletter aims to collate important member news and information of relevance to social enterprises in Limerick, Mayo and Tipperary.

Business Planning & Development

Design Thinking


Measuring Impact



Managing People

Growing Income

Programme Partners

Funded through the EU-LEADER Programme, Cooperating to Succeed is being delivered by West Limerick Resources in partnership with South Tipperary Development CLG and South West Mayo Development Company.

West Limerick Resources

South West Mayo Development Company

South Tipperary Local Development Company

Check out our first Shared Learning Event

on June 10th, 2021