social entrepreneurship

Social entrepreneurship, also known as impact entrepreneurship, means doing business with a social perspective; making a positive impact on society is the priority. Amsterdam is an ideal homebase for social entrepreneurs, offering the networks, ecosystem and business preconditions to make impact enterprises a success.


Kleiburg Brewery tasting rooms

Hullenbergweg 6
1101 BL AMSTERDAM
Sample some locals brews from Brouwerij Kleiburg: De Bijlmer’s own abbey brewery, connected to the Kleiklooster, a double monaster...

De 7 Deugden

Akersluis 8D
1066 EZ AMSTERDAM
De 7 Deugden brewery is surrounded by a cheese farm, the Coopery Museum and the Molen van Sloten windmill. The brewery and its sho...

Noordje Z-store

Zamenhofstraat
1022 AC AMSTERDAM
In this former fire station, Noordje stimulates children’s creativity and language development. It provides a creative learning en...

Kringloopwinkel De Lokatie

Distelweg 85
1031 HD AMSTERDAM
Sniff out a bargain at recycling organisation De Lokatie, which offers two stores in North. The expansive branch on Distelweg cove...

Recycle Kid

Van der Pekstraat 101
1031 CV AMSTERDAM
Beautiful second-hand children's clothing is sold from this light and airy store on a corner of Van der Pekstraat. It offers susta...

Tony’s Chocolonely Store

Pazzanistraat 1
1014 DB AMSTERDAM
At this chocolate shop brimming with colourful bars in outlandish flavours, you can taste the chocolate and buy bars from the disp...

De Kaskantine

Vlaardingenlaan 600
1062 HM AMSTERDAM
De Kaskantine is a temporary urban farm, run by volunteers. The pop-up farm has already moved several times, and the current locat...

De 7 Deugden

Akersluis 8D
1066 EZ AMSTERDAM
De 7 Deugden brewery is surrounded by a cheese farm, the Coopery Museum and the Molen van Sloten windmill. The brewery and its sho...

Rataplan

Marconistraat 16
1704 RG HEERHUGOWAARD
Recycling shop Rataplan is a great spot for an afternoon of treasure hunting. All the second-hand goodies are clearly displayed in...

Loenatix

Jan Pieter Heijestraat 129
1054 ME AMSTERDAM
Loenatix (pronounced “lunatics”) is the place to score a unique urban outfit. From tank tops to soft hoodies and rack-loads of coo...
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Hutspot

Van Woustraat 4
1073 LL AMSTERDAM
Hutspot is a fashion, lifestyle and interior store with a difference. Over two floors, there are innovative, often local brands, r...
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Café de Ceuvel

Korte Papaverweg 4
1032 KB AMSTERDAM
Located in Amsterdam North, Café de Ceuvel is a bohemian waterside café and bar with a strong focus on sustainability.