Prostye vesсshi / Simple Things

Prostye vesсshi / Simple Things is a social enterprise from St. Petersburg funded in 2018. The enterprise provides a space where adults with mental disorders under guidance from professional mentors produce wooden goods, ceramics or organize catering at large city events. The sales are reinvested in the development of the project. The project makes an extraordinary contribution to inclusion of people with mental disorders and helps reduce prejudices in the society. Prostye vesсshi is a social enterprise with a hybrid business model.

Country: Russia

Country: Russia

Region: St. Petersburg

Category: Inclusion

Category: City for People

Category: Social Business

Category: Responsible Production

Group: Alumni

Group: Partner

Program: 2019, Innovate 4 Change

SDG: Decent Work and Economic Growth

SDG: Reduced Inequalities

SDG: Responsible Consumption and Production