The 3rd Sector employs over 26,000 individuals in South Yorkshire and generated over £840m during the last financial year alone.
The 3rd sector incorporates a number of diverse organisations whose aims are to reinvest any profit or surplus back into community services,meaning that trading with the third sector benefits the whole region.
Many 3rd sector organsations provide products and services as part of an effective supply chain. Whether as a supplier or consumer of goods and services, they can help to enhance and complement a diverse range of commercial needs as well as contributing to the local economy.
By considering 3rd sector organisations as trading partners,the commercial sector organisation can benefit from increased business competitiveness, a broadening local business network and an enhanced business profile, all of which can impact the bottom line.
Amazing Opportunities is about encouraging collaboration, and challenging the traditional way in which businesses trade goods and services.