Awards and Achievements
PNE celebrates its 30th birthday by launching three new initiatives to boost young entrepreneurs and to recognise and reward outstanding volunteers.
Shell LiveWIRE programmes in Nigeria and Indonesia win major international awards for Poverty Alleviation.
PNE wins the contract to deliver the Capacitybuilders' Bursary Award for Management of Volunteer Qualifications, across the north of England.
PNE lends its fourth million pound, benefitting 1,094 businesses since the loan funds started.
The National Federation of Enterprise Agencies (NFEA) presents PNE with a prestigious award for 'Commercial Partnerships' in recognition of its long term business relationship with Royal Dutch Shell.
PNE's Woods Pottery development in Ouseburn, Newcastle wins awards for 'Best Refurbishment' and 'Lord Mayor's Special Regeneration' at the Newcastle Lord Mayor's Design Awards.
PNE wins Northern Rock Foundation and ESF funding of over £2.5million to deliver the Strengthening Structures programme to the voluntary and community sector across North East.
The Small Business Minister launches Shell LiveWIRE's innovative website for would-be young entrepreneurs, providing 24/7 access to an online one-stop shop for the most comprehensive and up-to-date business start up information on the Internet.
Martyn Hudson, Youth Integration and Project Co-ordinator, North Of England Refugee Service (NERS)
As a direct result of PNEs support in presenting an outcomes approach to funding bodies, we secured a grant of 300k