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What is Enactus

A community of student, academic and business leaders committed to using the power of entrepreneurial action to transform lives and shape a bettermore sustainable world.

Enactus Stands for

Entrepreneurial — initiating business innovation with integrity and passion.

Action — the experience of social impact that sparks social enterprise.

Us — student, academic and business leaders collaborating to create a better world.


Enactus has operations in 36 countries, more than 1,700 universities, involves nearly 70,000 students and has positively impacted almost 1,200,000 people worldwide.

Purpose And Values

Here at Enactus Teesside we have a variety of projects working tackling different social issues in different communities but as an organisation we are committed to having a common purpose and shared values

Our Purpose

Our purpose is to empower students and communities to collaboratively engage in entrepreneurial action to create sustainable impact.

Our Values


Internal and external collaboration promotes innovation, creativity, and diversity in our society. We engage in collaboration to push ourselves forward and maintain transparency throughout our actions.


We define passion as authenticity, initiative, integrity, drive and commitment. We are a group of individuals motivated by our passion to generate positive change.

Social Awareness

We strive to be a society characterized by inclusivity and social responsibility. In our actions, we constantly endeavour to gain more understanding of the individuals and communities with which we work.


We are guided by sustainability both internally, with regard to our team organisation and externally with regard to social, economic and environmental impact we have.

Enactus Sponsors

More than 30 corporate and strategic partners from around the UK invest in the power of entrepreneurial action for sustainable change. These companies actively recruit Enactus students.

This list includes partners who are contributing to the overall Enactus organisation as well as any individual Enactus branch operation.