Practivate Ltd designs, develops and delivers social impact programming through social enterprise career building and entrepreneurship development for global citizens at economic risk.
While there are other job and entrepreneurship programmes offered to offenders and ex-offenders, Practivate’s unique programme model and approach to engagement is unmatched. Our competitors offer manual employment or classroom style B-school clones that neither resonates with or relates to the reality of doing illegitimate business as a matter of survival. We work with local and national government bodies and third sector organisations to identify candidates in vulnerable circumstances who want and are ready to change the course of their lives. Keepin’ It R.E.A.L. Social Enterprise Incubator -- are specifically designed to provide the legitimate social enterprise structures, opportunity for advancement, supportive community, and if applicable, an incubator environment to design, develop and launch a social enterprise business model—the tools and support necessary to live a balanced and productive life free of the destructive cycle resulting from making a living on the street with three primary objectives: 1:Acknowledge and build upon existing skills and experience by providing meaningful and interesting career opportunity and development. 2: Build self confidence in the transferable skills acquired while doing business on the street that include Resilience, Evolution, Adaptation, and the ability to cleverly Leverage limited resources, affording them a ready toolbox filled with the necessities of innovative practice. 3: Raise the bar on expectations and public awareness around the potential for contribution by these individuals whose skill and creative capital has been dismissed, underserved and untapped as an important and valuable resource.