We are thrilled to announce that All Our Kin Co-Founder and Executive Director Jessica Sager has been selected by New Profit as one of this year’s “Extraordinary Female Social Entrepreneurs” for the New Profit Accelerator!
New Profit, a social innovation organization and venture philanthropy fund founded in 1998, created the Accelerator to amplify the potential of female social entrepreneurs and increase their organizations’ impact. The seven social entrepreneurs selected this year to participate form the program’s inaugural cohort, and will receive a one-time gift of up to $50,000 as well as access to New Profit resources, tools, and networks.
Other New Profit Accelerator participants include Alexandra Bernadotte, Founder & CEO of Beyond 12, T. Morgan Dixon, Co-Founder & CEO of GirlTrek, Vanessa Garrison, Co-Founder & CEO of GirlTrek, Lisbeth Shepherd, Executive Director of Green City Force, Leila Janah, Founder and CEO of Samasource, and Maisha Moses, Co-Director of The Young People’s Project.
To read more about the New Profit Accelerator and the other 6 social entrepreneurs selected to participate, click here.