Will Prochaska
Will Prochaska is a Manager at Baxendale and a Trustee at Bounce Back, a social enterprise offering employment to ex-offenders in the painting & decorating sector. He was formally CEO of Alive & Kicking, a social enterprise that manufactures sports equipment in Kenya, Zambia and Ghana.

Entries by Will Prochaska

A New Entrepreneurial Force for Ex-Offenders and Those in Recovery From Addiction

(0) Comments | Posted 11 April 2014 | (13:14)

Chris Grayling's announcement of the Transforming Rehabilitation agenda stoked the fires of social enterprise in the criminal justice sector. Now the charity where Chris Grayling chose to announce his policy is surging ahead in developing its own enterprises, with the goal of aiding the recovery of former addicts...

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As the Benefits of Employee Ownership Come to the Fore in the Public and Private Sectors, Should Charities Also Look to Transition to Employee Owned Models?

(2) Comments | Posted 1 March 2013 | (09:26)

It's rare that you leave a management course feeling inspired and determined to take action beyond your own organisation, but that's what happened to me last week. Baxi Partnership, a beacon for employee ownership that offers support to organisations that are or want to become employee owned, put...

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Now They Know it's Christmas - let's Buy From Africa This Festive Season

(3) Comments | Posted 19 November 2012 | (11:51)

It's been 28 years since the song Do they know it's Christmas by Bob Geldof and his band of popular musicians told us of a 'hopeless' continent 'where nothing ever grows'. The song encouraged us to donate to Africa, and doubtless some of the money given had a positive impact...

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