About Olmec

Olmec is a BME led Social Enterprise which champions race equality through economic and social justice. We support people into jobs, into social businesses and on to boards. We work as a catalyst for social change.

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Employment Support

Olmec Offer a one-to-one employment support service that can help you get into a job, improve your pay conditions, develop your career and access training.

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Rise Into Employment

Our Rise programme is open to anyone who needs a helping hand to find a new or a better job. The programme includes 6 weeks of group learning and support followed by 4 weeks in a guaranteed volunteer or work placement of your choice and/or 1-2-1 job coaching support.

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First Steps Into Social Enterprise

First Steps in Social Enterprise BME Women is designed to benefit women with a social enterprise idea, sole traders considering social enterprises, new start social enterprises that want to strengthening their model, people or groups considering move from voluntary sector to social enterprise model, or budding social entrepreneurs.

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Black On Board

The Black on Board programme aims to improve the racial diversity on Governing Boards of all kinds of organisation, from civil society and public sector organisations to private sector companies, by delivering professional training that prepares people to become effective Board members.

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Black On Board Community

Black on Board Community was created by the students from the programme who were so positively affected by the training. The group realised that training and mentoring, allied to the building of community is a powerful tool. They wanted a grassroots member organisation that provided ongoing learning and peer support, open to everyone in the UK.

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Other Announcements

We are hosting a ‘get-to-know’ Reggae Party fundraiser on behalf of the Black On Board Community on December 14th 2019. Come and find out more and enjoy the musical stylings of our very talented DJ Crew! Please email John for info: john.mayford@olmec-ec.org.uk or call on 07872 507 489

To buy tickets, click here or on the PayPal button below!

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Race Equality through economic and social justice