Launch a Social Impact Startup
Join our Online Fall Incubator Program (Equity-Free)

Co-found a social impact startup this fall in our 8-week online incubator program. Join one of our teams of social entrepreneurs and innovators working to address the 17 Sustainable Development Goals

Successful completion of the program will make participants eligible to compete for an offer to join BonBillo’s Boston Spring Accelerator: This opportunity includes $10k in seed investment in your social impact startup, expert mentorship and part-time workspace at Impact Hub, CIC Boston.

Drive meaningful social change

Apply a proven entrepreneurship framework and a research-driven idea creation process

Get help finding co-founders and building your team

Learn from expert mentors

Opportunity to win an offer to join BonBillo’s Boston Spring Accelerator, along with $10k in seed investment

Get Resources to Launch

We provide key elements early-stage social entrepreneurs need to launch a social impact startup: help finding and building a team, a process for validating social impact startup concepts, and mentor feedback.

Social Entrepreneurship Training

Apply ‘Disciplined Entrepreneurship‘, ‘Sprint‘ and ‘Theory of Change‘ to validate your social impact startup.

Research-Driven Idea Creation

Apply research-driven idea creation to design solutions that address social, health and environmental challenges.

Team Building and Peer Support

Get help finding co-founders with complementary skills, similar values and a passion for solving a common problem. Work with fellow entrepreneurs and innovators in a collaborative setting. 

Expert Mentorship

Expert mentors provide guidance in key skills required to launch a successful social impact startup, including primary market research, value proposition, competitive positioning, sales and marketing, business model design, impact proposition, product development and testing, pitching and fundraising.

Program Curriculum and Timeline

Oct 23 – Program Introduction, ‘Disciplined Entrepreneurship’ Introduction, Who is your customer and Teamwork

Oct 30 – ‘Sprint’ Overview, ‘What can you do for your customer’, Team Values and Culture

Nov 06 – Design Sprint – Prototype and test your solution

Nov 13 – How does your customer acquire your product, Team Strengths

Nov 20 – Business Model Design, Social Impact Proposition

Nov 27 – Design and test your minimum viable business product, What makes a great pitch

Dec 04 – Investor Readiness, Mindfulness and Emotional Intelligence

Dec 11 – Final Pitches

Who should apply to our Online Incubator

Social entrepreneurs and university students looking for a viable social impact startup concept and team.

Impact startups designing and testing a solution.

Impact startups looking for customer validation.

Impact startups developing their business plan and investor pitch.

Want to make the world a better place?

Want to do good while doing well?

If you’re a social entrepreneur, innovator or university student with an interest in growing your social impact startup, apply to our Boston Spring Accelerator Program.