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The Echoing Green Foundation



To accelerate social change, Echoing Green invests in and supports outstanding emerging social entrepreneurs to launch new organizations that deliver bold, high-impact solutions. Through a two-year fellowship program, they help their network of visionaries develop new solutions to society's most difficult problems.

These social entrepreneurs and their organizations work to solve deeply-rooted social, environmental, economic, and political inequities to ensure equal access and to help all individuals reach their potential. To date, Echoing Green has invested nearly $30 million in seed funding to almost 500 social entrepreneurs and their innovative organizations.

How They Make a Difference

  • They Identify Visionaries: Through their multi-tiered selection process, Echoing Green identifies talented, yet unproven, social entrepreneurs who are dedicated to addressing the root causes of societal challenges.

  • They Invest in Innovation: Echoing Green provides seed grants to help fellows transform innovative ideas into action. By applying entrepreneurial principles to social sector investment, they help launch cutting-edge organizations that transform communities.

  • They Provide Hands-on Support: Echoing Green provides technical assistance and consultations to help new leaders build organizations, increase their organization's capacity, and manage growth. They also facilitate peer-to-peer learning to enhance leadership skills and ensure organizational sustainability.

  • They Connect People: Echoing Green harnesses the experience and expertise of their global network of social entrepreneurs to share best practices and ensure success for all.

Could you use $90,000 to launch your idea to change the world?

Echoing Green unleashes next generation talent to solve the world’s biggest problems. Through their Fellowship program, they identify promising social entrepreneurs with bold ideas and provide them with up to $90,000 in seed funding, strategic support, leadership development, and a powerful community of nearly 500 other Fellows and Alumni.

Echoing Green Search Partner The online application process runs December 5, 2011 through January 9, 2012.

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