VENTURES | Fall 2013


Bella Communities
Bella Communities • New York • Nonprofit •

Bella Communities creates sustainable volunteer networks in low-income housing communities to promote economic opportunity.
Causora • Los Angeles • For-profit •

Causora helps causes fundraise by rewarding donations with the support of socially conscious merchants.
Common Change
Common Change • Oakland • Nonprofit •

Common Change facilitates collaborative giving, connecting you and your resources with people in your life.
Everybody Dance Now!
Everybody Dance Now! • Santa Barbara • Nonprofit •

Everybody Dance Now! cultivates self-esteem and healthy habits among at-risk youth through dance and socio-emotional learning opportunities.
iDignity • Orlando • Nonprofit •

IDignity provides access to the legal identification documents essential to participation in modern day society.
Kindoma • Palo Alto • For-profit •

Kindoma connects families who live apart through products that promote early childhood learning.
LaunchUR • Boulder • For-profit •

LaunchUR empowers youth to create new ventures and fuel their potential.
Meals with a Mission
Meals with a Mission • Atlanta • For-profit •

Meals with a Mission provides a meaningful way for employees to connect with each other and their local community.
The New York City Urban Debate League
The New York City Urban Debate League • New York • Nonprofit •

The New York City Urban Debate League engages all ages in civics through curricular, competitive, and community debate programs.
OpportunitySpace • Boston • For-profit •

OpportunitySpace engages communities to drive smarter use of public land and buildings.
PollVault • San Francisco • For-profit •

PollVault connects voters with ballot advice from trusted friends and organizations.
Riders Club
Riders Club • Cedar Rapids • Nonprofit •

Riders Club of America provides freedom and independence for seniors and those who no longer drive.
ServeSmart • Seattle • For-profit •

Serve Smart prepares volunteers to partner effectively with those they serve.
Social Ventures for Sustainability
Social Ventures for Sustainability • San Diego • Nonprofit •

Social Ventures for Sustainability helps your organization go green through gamification and social media marketing tools.
SparetoShare • Chicago • For-profit •

Spare to Share helps people save money, make money & strengthen community ties within trusted groups.