Opportunity Collaboration engages 400 social entrepreneurs, innovative nonprofit executives, grant-makers, impact investors, corporate & academic field-leaders, and aligned media working around the world to solve common challenges and spark new opportunities. Predicated on the powerful idea that out of fragmentation can come collaboration, from diversity can come unity, and from cross-fertilization can come innovation: the power of collaboration does not presume a single outcome. Rather, it draws its power from the conviction that people of good will forge their own solutions, directions and alliances, and uncover new ways to combine and leverage resources.
Ashoka U catalyzes social innovation in higher education through a global network of entrepreneurial students, faculty and community leaders. Building on Ashoka’s vision for a world where everyone is a changemaker, Ashoka U takes an institutional change approach to impact the education of millions of students. We collaborate with colleges and universities to break down barriers to institutional change and foster a campus-wide culture of social innovation.
The Global Good Fund amplifies the impact of young social entrepreneurs. It is a leadership development enterprise built by and for social entrepreneurs, that identify high-potential leaders and accelerate their success through proven and proprietary development methods. The Global Good Fund believes growing leaders is the best strategy for solving complex social problems and achieving global good.
Starting Bloc is built on the belief that a small, committed group of people can change the world. They bring together entrepreneurs, activists, educators, and innovators working to create change. They connect them to their tribe and give them access to the resources, co-conspirators, projects and support they need to create the impact they want.
The Global Gratitude Alliance is a community of mindful activistswho empower dignity, healing, and transformationfor themselves and for communities around the world. They invest in critical trauma healing, mentoring, and psychosocial programs to strengthen the impact of local changemakers and the communities they serve. The Global Gratitude Alliance pairs this with a holistic approach that supports education, skills-building, and other critical services, so vulnerable women and children can break the cycle of poverty, trauma, exploitation, and abuse.
World Merit is a global community of changemakers that leads the way in tackling the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Its mission is to unleash the upcoming generation and to improve our world by providing young global citizens with radical inclusive opportunities.
PCDN is the leading global portal connecting over 35,000 individuals/organizations engaged in social change, peacebuilding, social entrepreneurship, development and related fields. They provide a one-stop shop to inspire, connect, inform and provide the tools and resources to scale social change.
Atlas Corps is an international network of nonprofit leaders and organizations founded 10 years ago that promotes innovation, cooperation, and solutions to address the world's 21st century challenges. Their mission is to address critical social issues by developing leaders, strengthening organizations, and promoting innovation through an overseas fellowship of skilled nonprofit professionals.
The Cordes Foundation was created in 2006 by Ron and Marty Cordes following the sale of Ron’s investment management business. They seek to build a more peaceful and secure world though accelerating enterprising leadership, ideas, and initiatives that fundamentally advance women’s human rights and address poverty with scalable and sustainable solutions. Alongside strategic philanthropy and impact investments, the Cordes Foundation seeks to build an ecosystem for social entrepreneurship to flourish.
Karmany is Sanskrit word meaning “to serve through business.” Karmany realized that a major hindrance to social enterprise's growth was a lack of talented candidates for their job openings. Social enterprises around the world were facing the same issue: finding and filtering quality candidates so Karmany has created a space that becomes the global leader for all development professionals and organizations to find and share financially stable work solving development challenges, exchange information and ideas, and drive awareness for the sector.