Current Cohort and Alumni Teams

BonBillo helps accelerate innovation towards the UN Sustainable Development Goals. The goals present a projected $12 trillion opportunity in sustainable business revenue in 2030.

Education & Jobs

Health & Food

Sustainability

Financial Inclusion & Sustainable Investing

Gender Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

LULA

LULA is a ride-sharing app that connects corporate commuters to private shuttles for an affordable, productive and sustainable commute.

Theme:

Sustainability

UN Goals:

SDG 11 – Sustainable Cities and Communities

Team:

Velani Mboweni
Xabiso Nodada
Azra Fredericks

Cohort:

Boston Spring Impact Accelerator 2019

In the News:

South African startup Lula launches R2.5m Uprise Africa crowdfunding campaign – Ventureburn
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Cape Town’s Lula helps corporate commuters save time and money – Disrupt Africa
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Green Gas

Green Gas enables people to offset their driving emissions at gas pumps via donations. These donations fund a portfolio of projects tackling climate change. Green Gas is now available at gas pumps across four states.

Theme:

Sustainability

UN Goals:

SDG 11 – Sustainable Cities and Communities

Team:

Kyle Kornack
David Cooch
Liam Madden

Cohort:

Boston Spring Impact Accelerator 2019

In the News:

Two Green Gas founders make it to Forbes “30 under 30 – Social Entrepreneurs” in 2019 – Forbes
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Two Green Gas founders granted Echoing Green Climate Fellowships in 2018 – Echoing Green
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Green Gas pitches at United Nations to win MIT’s Solve Initiative in 2017 – Youtube
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EatWell

EatWell makes healthy eating available to families in food insecure communities with affordable, nutritious meal kits.

Theme:

Health and Food

UN Goals:

SDG 2 – Zero Hunger, SDG 3 – Good Health and Well-Being

Team:

Dan Wexler
Kevin Hall

Cohort:

Boston Spring Impact Accelerator 2019

In the News:

Affordable Meal Kits: Tool to Eliminate US Food Deserts? – The Globe Post
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EatWell is accepted into MassChallenge Boston’s 2019 Cohort

EatWell wins Rabobank-MIT Food and Agribusiness Innovation Prize in 2018 – MIT News
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EatWell is accepted into Harvard Innovation Labs’ Venture Incubation Program

Expese

Expese is making gaming technology affordable and accessible for all with its easy rent-to-own service

Theme:

Financial Inclusion, Sustainability

UN Goals:

SDG 9 – Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure,
SDG 12 – Responsible Consumption and Production

Team:

Akash Modi
Jay Talaviya

Cohort:

Boston Spring Impact Accelerator 2019

Forefront Cultures

Forefront is a corporate education company for the future of work, specializing in cultural competence and inclusive leadership skills, helping our partners remain competitive and drive innovation as U.S demographics continue to shift.

Theme:

Gender Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

UN Goals:
SDG 8 – Decent Work and Economic Growth, SDG 10 – Reduced Inequalities
Founders:
Yulkendy Valdez
Josuel Plasencia
Cohort:
Online Social Impact Incubator 2018
In the News:

Forefront Cultures wins $35,000 from Kapor Capital for 3rd Prize and the Audience Choice Award at People Ops Tech Pitch Competition 2018.
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Gaido (previously Jobortunity)

Gaido is a virtual career counselor and placement service for students.

Theme:

Education and Jobs

UN Goals:

SDG 4 – Quality Education, SDG 8 – Decent Work and Economic Growth

Founders:

Colleen Leung
Marion Benitez Landa
Mazen Danaf
Marianna Novellino

Cohort:

Boston Social Impact Incubator 2017

In the News:

Gaido is accepted into Babson Summer Venture Program 2018 a few months after launching at BonBillo’s Boston Social Impact Incubator 2017.

Physis Investment

Physis Investment is a sustainable investing platform that tracks the environmental and social impact of your investments.

Theme:

Financial Inclusion and Sustainable Investing

UN Goals:

SDG 17 – Partnerships for the Goals

Founders:

Stefania Di Bartolomeo

Cohort:

Online Social Impact Incubator 2018

Indriya

A simple, health-focused Indian food delivery service in an easy-to-eat format.

Theme:

Health, Food and Wellness

UN Goals:

SDG 3 – Good Health and Well-Being

Founders:

Rhea Advani

Cohort:

Online Social Impact Incubator 2018

Roundtable on Sustainable and Responsible Investing Across Emerging Markets

A forum to reduce the knowledge and literacy gap on sustainable investing in emerging markets.

Theme:

Financial Inclusion and Sustainable Investing

UN Goals:

SDG 17 – Partnerships for the Goals

Founders:

Deniz Ozturk
Cenk Goksan

Cohort:

Online Social Impact Incubator 2018

Worldly

A sustainable investments research tool for millennials who want to make a positive impact through their investment decisions.

Theme:

Financial Inclusion and Sustainable Investing

UN Goals:

SDG 17 – Partnerships for the Goals

Founders:

Cyrus Sabouri
Gabriel Gmora
Naiana Miranda
Karan Shrivastava

Cohort:

Boston Social Impact Incubator 2017

Combating Human Trafficking (NGO)

A platform to inform survivors, donors, parents, NGOs about the various resources available that are focused on awareness, prevention, rescue and rehabilitation.

Theme:

Gender Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

UN Goals:

SDG 5 – Gender Equality

Founders:

Andrew Byungwook
Saloni Sharma

Cohort:

Boston Social Impact Incubator 2017