If you would like to become a mentor and help people to co-develop their ideas, please contact us.



The School for Social Entrepreneurs (SSE) exists to provide training and opportunities to enable people to use their creative and entrepreneurial abilities more fully for social benefit. SSE supports individuals to set up new charities, social enterprises and social businesses across the UK. Continue reading “Mentors”

The Challenges


We are delighted to announce that the following six challenges have been selected to receive design and business support over a five week period.If your particular challenge or idea has not been selected, you can still get involved by submitting an idea to solve one of the chosen challenges or attending the forthcoming events and being part of a challenge team. Continue reading “The Challenges”

What exactly is The Big Design Challenge


What exactly is it?

The Big Design Challenge is a practical way to address Cornwall’s issues through community action, inspiring local people to come forward with challenges and design solutions that have potential to improve peoples lives.

We want to find out what issues matter most to people and we have developed this website as a place for sharing ideas and connecting people.
The Big Design Challenge team will also be out an about visiting towns and villages near you throughout November and December 2010. Continue reading “What exactly is The Big Design Challenge”