MOCKSIES Soft Drinks for Tough Customers

by MOCKSIES Soft Drinks for Tough Customers in Luton

MOCKSIES is a PRACTivate SocEnt career alternative for young adults who are NEET, have had histories in gangs, or as street entrepreneurs.

by MOCKSIES Soft Drinks for Tough Customers in Luton

We did it
On 28th June 2016 we successfully raised £2,010 with 39 supporters in 28 days


“It doesn’t matter where you come from.

All that matters is where you’re going.” Brian Tracy

The Project

A Social Enterprise career alternative developed, managed and operated by young adults who are *NEET, have had histories in gang enterprise or as street entrepreneurs.

 *Not in Education or Employment Training

MOCKSIES - Soft Drinks for Tough Customers 

Training managers Sam and Isaac at the MOCKSIES Flagship location in Broadway Market Hackney.

MOCKSIES is a social enterprise dedicated to sustainable practice in the food and beverage industry and whenever possible uses natural, organic and locally sourced products and ingredients to provide refreshing beverage alternatives for “Those Who Choose No Booze”.

The Challenge

6 Young adults in the PRACTivate 360degree Social Enterprise Management & Entrepreneurship Bootcamp have 12 weeks to meet their target... Launch a social enterprise in their local community and transform their lives as community detractors to community contributors.


The Results To Date

8 weeks into the challenge and the project is on target and on schedule…

The Mission: Crowdfunding

4 weeks remain to raise the funds the team needs to launch our social enterprise. They need


to fund equipment, advertising and stock for MOCKSIES Luton – Soft Drinks for Tough Customers.


By purchasing one of the awesome MOCKSIE Awards for Tough Customers,  you will provide 6 budding social entrepreneurs with an opportunity to change their lives from survive to thrive and help to support a growing local social economy.




PRACTIVATE is a business incubator that reduces crime and re-offense in local communities by launching social enterprises designed, developed and managed by young adults who are *NEET, have gained business experience in gang organisations, or as street entrepreneurs. *Not in Education, Employment or Training


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This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£5 or more

£5 Reward

YOU HAVE MOXIE - To have moxie means you have force of character, determination, or nerve. And that means you are one of us. To show you are part of a rare breed that steps up in the face of even the most challenging of circumstances—we will send you a MOCKSIES membership card that entitles you to earned free soft drinks.

£10 or more

£10 Reward

YOU ARE A TOUGH CUSTOMER - And that is just the kind of customer we like. For every £10 funded, we can purchase the stock and ingredients for (15) 20oz mocktails. Bring a copy of your funding confirmation to MOCKSIES Luton location and your date will get a free soft drink of their choice. (Plus all above rewards)

£25 or more

£25 Reward

FUHGEDDABOUDIT!! - We don’t think so. £25 goes a long way toward paying for the bartending and barista kit necessary to make a truly memorable experience for even the toughest of our customers. And just to be sure you don’t FUHGEDDABOUDIT we will enroll you in our MOCKSIES member pop-up alert system guaranteed to keep you posted on our locations when you “choose no booze”. (Plus all above rewards)

£50 or more

£50 Reward

NOW YOU’RE TALKIN’!! - And when you talk to us, we listen. £50 buys you a position on our favourite people list where your business or personal generosity will be listed on our website as a MOCKSIE BFF. (Plus all above rewards)

£100 or more

£100 Reward

AN OFFER YOU CAN’T REFUSE! - £100 will help us develop our social media strategy so we can keep the twittersphere buzzing, caring and sharing about what’s happening at MOCKSIES. And you will be there. £100 buys you a personal shout-out to MOCKSIES Twitter followers with a message of your choice. (Keep it clean please.) (Plus all above rewards)

£150 or more

£150 Reward

BADABING BADABOOM! - £150 enters you in a MOCKSIES contest to design a mocktail recipe that captures the essence of BADABING BADABOOM! The winning concoction gets a star menu billing as the "Mocktail of the Month". Only the most creative need apply. (Plus all above rewards)

£250 or more

£250 Reward

YOU’RE THE BOSS! - And what the boss says goes. £250 makes you The Boss for a Day at our MOCKSIES London or Luton location. Mentored by our 360-degree candidates, you will learn how to shake it up with the best of them. (Plus all above rewards)

£500 or more

£500 Reward

FAM! - And we treat our family well. £500 will get you a 15% discount on your next private or corporate event from our private bartending service, MOCKSIES Underground. (Plus the above)

£1,000 or more

£1,000 Reward

WALK A MILE IN OUR SHOES - We challenge you. A £1000 will buy you a day in our 360-degree Street Entrepreneurship Workshop. Step out of the boardroom onto the block, where our candidates will show you the ropes to see if you really have got moxie.

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