Benefits For Business
Gander offers a platform for any business to be more active in the local Stockport community, by supporting our college partners and their students. They can inspire the next generation of employees, business leaders and entrepreneurs, while at the same time providing rewarding development opportunities for their employees.Learn More
Our college partners, Aquinas College, Cheadle & Marple College and Stockport College, provide a wide range of study options for students. At Gander, we aim to support all course subjects by developing access to the local business community, who can provide job and career insight, while bringing context to the curriculum being studied.Learn More
Gander has the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce and the Stockport Economic Alliance Group as our principal partners, who working alongside Stockport Council and high profile local businesses, are championing the need to build stronger links between education providers and the business community of Stockport.Learn More
We are delighted to have the support of our Ambassadors. People with a strong connection to Stockport, who have forged successful careers and act as an inspiration to our college partners and their students.Learn More
Gander Young Business of the Year sponsored by Seashell Trust
Gander is proud to be working in partnership with Seashell Trust, a fantastic Stockport based charity.
From October 2016, we are running this inaugural business challenge event for students from our college partners, who will gain practical business experience, while fundraising for the charity.