Skoll Foundation

The Skoll Foundation drives large-scale change by investing in, connecting, and celebrating social entrepreneurs and the innovators who help them solve the world’s most pressing problems.


Social Entrepreneurship is a team sport. Skoll Foundation believes that change agents thrive in a well cultivated community of their peers. Scalable solutions to the world’s most pressing problems require innovative partnerships.


Skoll Foundation identifies people and organizations with innovations creating scalable positive impact. We invest at their inflection point towards scale, our bet that these social entrepreneurs have charted a path to fundamentally transform unjust systems.


Skoll Foundation  believes a story well told can change the world. Through their Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship, they have supported 122 social entrepreneurs and 100 organizations on five continents. Their stories show the world what is possible.