Addressing what's needed

The problem in Brighton


78% of local groups are seeing a demand for services and this figure continues to rise.


Only 18% feel sufficiently resourced to deal with this demand


76% of local groups have seen a reduction in staff.

Fewer than 1/4

Fewer than 1/4 of local groups feels they have the skills to run a successful fundraising campaign.

Only 1/3

One third of charities with an annual income of less than £1m are in a financially precarious position operating with no reserves.


We can change these statistics.

We are
The Social Society

The Social Society have created a new model to help charities deal with this demand. We share skills, time, expertise, raise funds via our membership fees and run social events to connect people locally and reduce isolation

Find out more

Find your purpose; find your people.

Skill Sharing

We share skills, pledge time and expertise to support local charities.


We raise funds via our membership fees.


We run social events to reduce isolation locally.

The Social Society Subscriptions



PER MONTH  /  PAID monthly

  • Free limited edition Lois’ O Hara print

  • One free ticket to a social session

  • Point 3

    Point 4



PER six months /  PAID half-YEARLY

  • Free Limited Edition Lois O Hara print

  • One free ticket to a social session

  • One social society tote bag

    Point 4




  • Free Limited Edition Lois O Hara print

  • One free ticket to a social session

  • One social society tote bag

    Two free tickets to The Big Session

Our membership is only £11.99 per month and for this, you get exclusive access to members events, discounted tickets to all of our community events, a private and secure platform to support our charities effectively, training and ongoing support. Most importantly you get to be part of a community of individuals that want to give back in a way that is meaningful and makes a huge impact.

The charities we support

What they Say about Us


Fun social events

Toni has been organising a variety of fun social events in Brighton & Hove for a few years now, and the Social Society's active support for local charities is an added bonus. It's a great way of meeting new people and making friends in this vibrant city of ours.

Martin Smith


inclusive and great fun

Toni makes events inclusive and great fun. She is an easy person who makes everyone feel comfortable and to make the events even better, I know I'm helping my community too. A win, win.

Jessy Cook


passionate about doing good

The Social Society is such an easy and inspired way to give back to your community; briefly meeting Toni it is easy to see the knowledge and experience she has in her field. Let us all be passionate about doing good. Sign up now.

Mirren Daykin


meaningful support

The Social Society is a breath of fresh air in the world of corporate social responsibility and meaningful support for charities. Looking forward to seeing the Belfast one some time in the future.

Stephen Rice