Impact Entrepreneurs

The Social Innovation Forum's portfolio of nonprofit Social Innovators and social impact business Impact Entrepreneurs represents a range of social issues including food insecurity, healthy aging, environmental sustainability, youth development, and the arts. Explore our portfolio by year or social issue and read Innovator and Entrepreneur Spotlights to learn what it means to be a part of the Social Innovation Forum.

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  • A Little Easier Recovery

    • 2014 Impact Entrepreneur
    • Social Issue:
      Health & Nutrition
      Social Business Accelerator

    A Little Easier Recovery is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to make it "A Little Easier" for the next person that must endure cancer treatment and recovery. Working with its sponsors, A Little Easier Recovery donates its Jacki® recovery jackets to hospitals whose nurses and surgeons distribute them for free to cancer patients.

  • Agora Fund

    • 2015 Impact Entrepreneur
    • Social Issue:
      Civic Engagement
      Social Business Accelerator

    Agora is a platform for wealth managers to help their customers efficiently engage with charity. Agora takes the $30 billion friction out of charitable giving and enables smart social investors to make the world a better place.

  • Artisan's Asylum

    • 2014 Impact Entrepreneur
    • Social Issue:
      Social Business Accelerator
      Arts

    Artisan’s Asylum, Inc., a non-profit community fabrication center located in Somerville, Massachusetts, supports and promotes the teaching, learning and practicing of design and fabrication.

  • Innovator Spotlight

    Cabbige

    • 2015 Impact Entrepreneur
    • Social Issue:
      Civic Engagement
      Financial Empowerment
      Social Business Accelerator

    Cabbige helps small farms make more money with an online business management tool that includes a pricing tool, inventory management, and reporting and analytics.

  • ChopChopKids

    • 2014 Impact Entrepreneur
    • Social Issue:
      Health & Nutrition
      Social Business Accelerator

    ChopChopKids is an innovative nonprofit organization whose mission is to inspire and teach kids to cook real food with their families. ChopChopKids believes that cooking and eating together as a family is a vital step in resolving the obesity and hunger epidemics.

  • City Feed and Supply

    • 2013 Impact Entrepreneur
    • Social Issue:
      Civic Engagement
      Health & Nutrition
      Social Business Accelerator

    City Feed and Supply's mission is to be a neighborhood market/café/deli that reflects and serves the needs of the community which sustains it. City Feed provides healthy, natural, specialty, local and organic food options to customers and offers employees challenging, enjoyable and competitively compensated jobs inside a merit-based management structure.

  • ClearGov

    • 2016 Impact Entrepreneur
    • Social Issue:
      Civic Engagement
      Social Business Accelerator

    ClearGov empowers citizens with easy to understand government financial data to help drive positive change and collaboration with government.

  • Custom Camisas

    • 2015 Impact Entrepreneur
    • Social Issue:
      Environmental Sustainability
      Social Business Accelerator

    Custom Camisas is a custom apparel company dedicated to creating high-quality custom apparel without compromising the environment. By empowering people to create personalized products with premium quality and less waste, Custom Camisas intends to build a creative revolution you can wear.

  • Daily General Counsel

    • 2015 Impact Entrepreneur
    • Social Issue:
      Financial Empowerment
      Social Business Accelerator

    DailyGC™ helps the underserved community of small businesses that cannot afford a lawyer by providing General Counsel services on a One Day and Done™ model.

  • DrivenData

    • 2015 Impact Entrepreneur
    • Social Issue:
      Social Business Accelerator
      Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM)
      Civic Engagement

    DrivenData foresees a world where the power of data science is harnessed for social good. DrivenData works with impact-driven organizations of all kinds to make data science accessible and uses well-structured online challenges to connect organizations' data questions with a global community of experts.