20 Impact companies that paved the way for today's Impact startups
Acumen - A non-profit global venture fund that invests in companies, leaders, and ideas that are changing the way the world tackles poverty. Acumen has a verified account with Impactpool and publishes jobs with us.
Ashoka - A non-profit organization that identifies and supports social entrepreneurs who are working to create positive social change. Ashoka has a verified account with Impactpool and publishes jobs with us.
B Lab - A non-profit organization that certifies and supports companies that meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency.
Echoing Green - A non-profit organization that provides seed funding and support to social entrepreneurs who are working to create positive social change. Echoing Green has a verified account with Impactpool and publishes jobs with us.
Ecofiltro: A social enterprise that produces and distributes affordable water filters to rural communities in Guatemala.
The Empowerment Plan: A non-profit organization that employs homeless women to make coats that double as sleeping bags for people living on the streets.
Impossible Foods: A food technology company that develops plant-based meat substitutes to reduce the environmental impact of animal agriculture and provide healthier food choices.
Skoll Foundation: A non-profit organization that invests in, connects, and celebrates social entrepreneurs and innovators who are working to solve the world's most pressing problems.
GiveDirectly: A non-profit organization that uses mobile technology to deliver cash transfers directly to people in need. GiveDirectly has a verified account with Impactpool and publishes jobs with us.
Patagonia: An outdoor clothing and gear company that is committed to environmental sustainability and social responsibility. Patagonia has a verified account with Impactpool and publishes jobs with us.
Root Capital: A non-profit social investment fund that provides financing and business training to small and growing businesses in Africa, Latin America, and Asia. Root Capital has a verified account with Impactpool and publishes jobs with us.
Charity Water: A non-profit organization that provides clean and safe drinking water to people in developing countries.
SolarCity: A solar energy company, acquired by Tesla, that providing solar panels and other renewable energy solutions to homeowners and businesses.
TOMS: A well-known shoe company that has a "One for One" model, where for every pair of shoes purchased, the company donates a pair to a child in need.
Warby Parker: An eyewear company that donates a pair of glasses to someone in need for every pair of glasses purchased.
The Ocean Cleanup: A non-profit organization that uses advanced technology to clean up plastic from the world's oceans.
Uncommon Goods: An online marketplace that connects customers with sustainable and ethical products from independent makers and designers.
LanzaTech: A biotech company that develops carbon capture and reuse technologies to convert carbon emissions into sustainable fuels and chemicals.
Zipline: A drone delivery company that provides medical supplies and blood products to remote communities in developing countries, improving access to life-saving resources.
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