Since 1986, PNE Group has supported the delivery of the Shell LiveWIRE UK programme, Shell’ International's s flagship social investment programme.
PNE Group were grant administrators of the £10m RBS Group’s Skills & Opportunities Fund, supporting 148,064 people to date.
PNE Group are working with the NatWest Back Her Business initiative, launched in March 2019, developing a UK wide network of partners to and providing ongoing evaluation of the programme’s impact.
Funded by Reece Foundation, PNE Enterprise delivered a programme providing enterprise support to 1,223 disadvantaged individuals in Newcastle.
PNE Group were international consultants for Shell LiveWIRE, Shell's flagship entrepreneurship investment programme, from 1994 to 2018.
From 2012 to 2015, PNE Group worked on the grant administration of over £3m for RBS Group's Inspiring Enterprise programme.
PNE Group deliver a bespoke grant funding programme for North East businesses tackling sustainability.
Get Growing is a PNE Enterprise designed and delivered programme, that enables the entrepreneurial and business development of young owners with high-growth potential businesses.
PNE Group work with the European Commission in the delivery of their European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), delivering an enterprise support programme for beneficiaries.
From 2015 to 2019, PNE Group designed, delivered and monitored the Shell LiveWIRE Top Ten Innovators Awards, a global competition which highlights and rewards entrepreneurs that demonstrate excellence in innovation.
PNE Group are a regional delivery partner for Start Up Loans in the North East & Cumbria, supporting loan applications and providing business support to beneficiaries.
In 2018, PNE Enterprise started working with Gateshead Council to deliver Sustainable Enterprise Gateshead, a business support programme targeted to established businesses within the Gateshead region.
PNE Group are assessors and referral partners for Skills Support for the Workforce, a £1m business skills training programme upskilling the North East workforce.
PNE Group provide services to support the New Enterprise Allowance (NEA), which helps unemployed people become self-employed, delivering an enterprise support programme for beneficiaries.
In 2019, the PNE Enterprise team received funding from the North of Tyne CLLD to deliver a business support programme for individuals who are over 50 or living with a disability.
The PNE Enterprise team delivered a two-day enterprise challenge on behalf of The Enterprise Place, University of Sunderland’s business hatchery.
PNE Group supported Deloitte Emerging Markets Group for several years on the Department for International Development’s (DfID) Business Linkages Challenge programme.
PNE Group managed and administered the Health and Safety Executive’s Worker Safety Advisor Challenge Fund.
In 2013, PNE Group were funded by Leonardo da Vinci Transfer of Innovation (TOI) to pilot and roll out its volunteer management development programme to Europe.
PNE Group supported the Arts Council’s Cultural Business Venture for several years, managing and administering its North East Grant Fund.
PNE Group’s long-standing relationship with Northern Rock included developing a North East wide network of skills providers, the creation of extensive online training systems, start-up loan administration and managing Northern Rock Foundation legacy IP when the bank closed.