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Make fast progress on new ideas in an intensive, facilitated experience.

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Social Impact Business Accelerator - Vietnam

Scale your social impact business through an intensive 12-week accelerator program and get an opportunity to pitch to potential partners and investors

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Leadership Essentials for Social Innovators

Free

A transformative leadership development program for intrapreneurs and social innovators working in the agriculture and workforce development sectors in India

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Leadership Program for Climate Resilience Innovators

Free

Join a transformative leadership development program designed for leaders working towards sustainably addressing the impact of climate change in Pakistan.

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Green Growth Accelerator

An accelerator for early-stage enterprises that promote equitable economic growth in India through the application of dignified work, climate mitigation, and circular economy principles

Free

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Accelerator for Ventures Serving Displaced People

Refine and develop a scalable business model that advances sustainable livelihoods for forcibly displaced populations in East Africa

Free

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Gender Equity and Advancement Accelerator

Refine and develop a profitable and scalable business model that advances gender equity.

Free

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Pakistan Agriculture Accelerator

Free

Develop the skills and tools to scale your agri business and its social impact.

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Past Programs

Accelerator

Acumen and IKEA Social Entrepreneurship East Africa Accelerator (2020)

Free

Learn to scale your business with IKEA Social Entrepreneurship and Acumen.

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What’s really exciting about being in an Accelerator is that you get to see what’s working and what’s not, quickly.”

Ayala Goldstein,

Community Partnerships Manager, California School Age Consortium

Refine your business model

Determine the best next steps to reach financial sustainability.

Accelerate your social impact

Change more lives, faster, by focusing on activities that work.

Gain valuable feedback

Tap into the expertise of peers—and Acumen—to solve problems in real-time.

Join a lasting community

Build meaningful relationships with a community of like-minded social innovators.

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