Where business and social enterprise minds meet 

We build meaningful connections between world-class corporate partners and social enterprises, to drive social change.
Providing in-kind business expertise is at the heart of what we do.

Who and how we support

We connect high potential social enterprises with business leaders to grow impact.



Our corporate partners

We work with world-class business leaders.



Our Impact

47,384 volunteers hours of in-kind support to our social enterprises
2.7 million people helped through our programs

Latest events

  • From Maps to Satnav

    We’re delighted to welcome Patrick Dunne, experienced Chair and author of the award-winning book Boards, to host our first masterclass of 2022. He will lead a discussion on the new approach to Board decision making. Read more

  • Intelligent Reserves Policies

    This event has now ended. It was the first in our Board Resilience series and was hosted by Jonathan Orchard, Partner, Sayer Vincent. Click here to find out more about the event. Read more

  • Social Change: Systems Thinking

    This event has ended. Guests joined Australia's most highly sought after Social Change Consultant, Erfan Daliri for a masterclass on Systems Thinking for Social Change. Click to find out more about the event and to join our invite list. Read more

Latest news and blogs

  • Investing further in the Retail Trust

    Following a very successful initial investment in 2021, led by Bain and Permira, SBT is delighted to announce reinvestment in the Retail Trust. The newest investment will enable the appointment of an Interim Finance Officer, in addition to project management support. Read more

  • SBT announces Digital Impact Fund (DIF)

    Social Business Trust (SBT) is delighted to announce the newly created Digital Impact Fund (DIF), supported by the Permira Foundation. Through the fund, cash grants and business expertise will help four high performing social enterprises accelerate their shift to digital. Read more


  • The Purpose Podcast

    The Purpose Podcast is a mini series to mark SBT's #DecadeofDifference. Through the podcast, we explore social impact, corporate purpose, and social innovation - bringing diverse voices and perspectives from within and around Social Business Trust’s network. Read more

  • A Decade of Difference

    Social Business Trust marked 10 years of supporting the growth of social enterprises with A Decade of Difference report. The report showcases some of the impact the corporate partners and the social enterprises have achieved together. Read more