Enactus Society

Society for Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship

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About Enactus Society

At Enactus Maynooth, our mission is to act for the good of society - to see our work make real impacts.

We develop projects to present at the annual Enactus National Competition in May, in front of judges of Enactus partner company representatives, including KPMG, Bank of Ireland, Unilever, Abbott, etc.

We welcome everyone to join - all study backgrounds and interests!

Our society gives you the chance to:
- Travel
- Meet new people (from Maynooth and other third-level institutions - Irish and international)
- Attend regular Enactus Ireland events (e.g. training sessions, leadership summits, competitions - both at home and abroad)
- Network and gain exclusive Enactus internship opportunities with the biggest names in the Irish economy

Projects you can get involved with this year:

1. Eco-Elections:

  • Our aim is to tackle the waste generated by campaign elections. We also aim to reduce elections costs rendering it more inclusive.
  • This project has been submitted for the ‘Race to Rethink Plastic’ and ‘Race for Climate Action’ Enactus Competitions.
  • Join us to create a more environmentally sustainable and socially equitable solution to election posters. 
  • Team Leader: Laura Whitty.
  • Check out our competition Entry Video: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ABfT_rIuwsYLeItGG1S6duK0VRfg9B5H/view?usp=sharing

2. Garbage Patch Dolls: 

  • Our aim is to create awareness for the great pacific garbage patch and other garbage patches.
  • Our Dolls will be made from recycled material that will be brightly coloured.
  • This project has been submitted for the ‘Race to Rethink Plastic’, ‘Race for Climate Action’, and '1 Race 4 Oceans' Enactus Competitions. 
  • In the top 48 for the '1 Race 4 Oceans' Competition.
  • Team Leader: Conan McLucas.

3. Pinch of Sound:

  • The aim of this project is to offer a digital book of Directory with a list of contacts for beginner creatives to network, collaborate, and share their services with other beginner creatives.
  • Join us to make it easier for new creatives to make new connections.
  • Team Leader: Bernice Basnayake

Find out more about these Competitions down below:

1. Race for Climate Action- https://plus.enactus.org/s/challenge/a2w3n0000033Cw4AAE/race-for-climate-action 

2. Race to Rethink Plastic- https://plus.enactus.org/s/challenge/a2w3n000004IAfhAAG/race-to-rethink-plastic 

3. 1 Race 4 Oceans- https://plus.enactus.org/s/challenge/a2w3n0000033DA3AAM/1-race-4-oceans-year-2 

At Enactus #WeAllWin 

For more information, please click the Weekly Activities link (above on mobile, on the left on desktop) 

Or reach out to us on:
Facebook https://www.facebook.com/EnactusMaynooth/

Instagram https://www.instagram.com/enactusmaynooth/


Hope to see you soon!


Current Committee 4
Co-Chairperson Hardeep Kaur
Secretary ENYA BYRNE
Treasurer Nicholas Russell
Public Relations Officer Sharon Adedapo

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