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Alliance of Angels

United States of America

Alliance of Angels (AoA) is a group of more than 120 investors who fund and mentor early stage companies based in the Pacific Northwest. It is recognized as one of the most active angel groups in the nation, having invested over $100 million in more than 200 early stage companies since 1997.

Type: Investment Fund Manager Geography: United States of America Impact: Capacity Building


Entrepreneur Works

United States of America

Entrepreneur Works is a non profit 501(c)(3) microenterprise development organization focused on growing businesses and jobs in our local communities. Our mission is to cultivate and promote successful entrepreneurs in under served areas of the Greater Philadelphia region entrepreneurs who then become economic engines in their own neighborhoods.

Type: Foundation Geography: United States of America Impact: Capacity Building


Lester Center for Entrepreneurship

United States of America

The Lester Center for Entrepreneurship is internationally recognized for providing leading edge entrepreneurship education and scholarly research in innovation at the hub of the UC Berkeley and the San Francisco Bay Area’s collaborative, multidisciplinary startup community. Their offerings include Steve Blank’s Lean LaunchPad class, the National Science Foundation’s Innovation Corps, their partnership with the Skydeck Accelerator plus many more. They are an integral part of the innovation ecosystem at UC Berkeley.

Type: Accelerator/Incubator Geography: United States of America Impact: Access to Education


Polymath Ventures


Polymath Ventures creates companies (from scratch) that serve the needs of the expanding middle class in developing countries. Founded in 2011, headquartered in Colombia, and expanding throughout Latin America, Polymath is specifically designed for emerging markets and encourages the most talented individuals to dive into entrepreneurship and build disruptive businesses.

Type: Accelerator/Incubator Geography: United Kingdom Impact: Employment Generation