Idealistic entrepreneurs will find a home in Amsterdam. The city is full of big ideas and has an inspiring, innovative and active ecosystem for social enterprises. Amsterdam Impact will guide you through it, support you and offer you the tools you need to get going.
Social entrepreneurship, also known as impact entrepreneurship, means combining doing business with making a positive impact on society. Being a social entrepreneur demands business acumen, innovation and creativity – all characteristics typical for Amsterdam and its business and startup ecosystems. This film has more information, or watch our video testimonials here.
Amsterdam boasts numerous business development programmes, academies, incubators and accelerators for impact entrepreneurs. To take your startup and positive impact to the next level, here are five Amsterdam-based accelerators you can apply to this autumn.
The health-focused Amsterdam City Fellowship accelerator has selected four social enterprises for continued collaboration with the City of Amsterdam. Rain(a)way, Start met Happen, Totem Open Health and VraagApp will work with the City of Amsterdam and its network on developing innovative business solutions to health-related urban challenges.
Nine social enterprises have been selected to develop their health-focused business ideas for the Amsterdam City Fellowship acceleration programme.
Dutch Weedburger’s Mark Kulsdom talks about building a brand with impact in Amsterdam.