Thinking Big

Twelve Echoing Green Fellows and WNYC Radio’s Jami Floyd, host of All Things Considered, discussed the intersection of race and tech, justice, healthcare, and employment. Go »

Instead of making resolutions for the New Year, we’re taking a look at lessons from our community that fortify our commitment to positive social change. Go »

Congratulations to the twelve Echoing Green Fellows recognized for their work on Forbes' 2017 30 Under 30 list! Go »

To mark our 30th anniversary, we’re taking stock of lessons learned, how these insights inform our work, and ways we can contribute to social transformation over the next 30 years. Go »

Driving Social Change

For nearly 30 years, we have worked to find rare and exceptional leaders, forge a community of global pioneers, and accelerate these leaders to impact the world. About us »

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Echoing Green: A Social Innovation Fund

Echoing Green is a social innovation fund that acts as a catalyst for impact. Our global nonprofit works to find extraordinary individuals, who have influential ideas and original solutions. We unite this diverse group of innovators, instigators, pioneers, and rebels to form a fellowship of passionate, global leaders. With access to funding, grants, and strategic foundational support, we can accelerate the positive vision these leaders have for the world. 

We find rare and exceptional emerging leaders.
We forge a community of global pioneers.
We accelerate these leaders to impact the world.

Awarding Millions in Social Entrepreneurship Funding Each Year

Whether it’s social entrepreneurs, impact investors, or business leaders, we work to catalyze the ability of emerging leaders with purpose to impact the world and drive social progress further, faster. For nearly 30 years, we have worked to find rare and exceptional leaders, forge a community of global pioneers, and offer them unrestricted seed-stage funding and strategic foundational support.

Around the world, Echoing Green Fellows work on issues such as:
 Economic Development
, Education

, Environmental Sustainability
, Health

, Justice & Human Rights
, Hunger & Poverty Alleviation, and Racial & Gender Equity

To learn more about the projects supported by Echoing Green, read more about our fellows. 
Are you the next emerging leader of social innovation? Apply today to receive funding for your organization.