Social and Sustainable Capital

Simon Community Scotland to purchase permanent homes thanks to £5m investment

Simon Community Scotland, a charity that helps people experiencing homelessness or at risk of homelessness in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Central Scotland, has received £5 million of social investment from Social and Sustainable Capital (SASC) to purchase homes to help vulnerable people move away from homelessness.

Published 2 June 2021

Terrie Alafat joins board of directors at Social and Sustainable Capital

UK fund manager and social enterprise Social and Sustainable Capital (SASC) has appointed two new housing experts as board members.

Published 9 December 2020

Ben Rick: How social investment will create new wave of social landlords to alleviate housing crisis

Social and Sustainable Capital founder and CEO, Ben Rick, discusses housing issues in the Scottish market and how social investment could provide an alternative solution.

Published 6 March 2020

‘Ground-breaking’ Housing Fund launched for charities and social enterprises

An impact-led social investor has launched a new fund that will invest in the provision of safe, stable and appropriate homes for vulnerable people and their families in the UK.

Published 29 May 2019