In the past 2 years Jolkona has run 7 cohorts providing mentorship & training for 51 social entrepreneurs from 7 countries and 47% of our alumni are women founders. Your support will enable Jolkona to expand our program to even more countries.
Over half of the population in Laos is under the age of 24. Jolkona seeks to inspire these young people, especially young women, to develop their entrepreneurial ideas and to create...
Studies show 63% of women have never had a formal mentor. Jolkona provides women access to mentors that can help them create scalable solutions to the world's greatest problems. Since our...
Help us clear the path for world-changing ideas! Donate to the Jolkona Catalyst program to provide funds our organization needs to design, plan and run each of our cohorts.
Sara is the CEO and Co-Founder of Seamless Planet, an AI-assisted travel concierge.
Encore Climate Change Fellow | Independent Computer Software Professional
Co-Founder of Seeds of Compassion | Managing Partner at eFund LLC
CFO & Co-Founder of Elevar Consulting
Experience101 matches skilled students with short-term corporate projects and internships.
Kerjabilitas is a platform that connects persons with disabilities to employers and opportunities.
Piksel Indonesia provides technology and design training and alternative market access for traditional batik artisans in Indonesia through affordable jBatik software and online selling platform – Batik Fractal.
Light of Hope is a tech-based social venture delivering innovative & sustainable solutions for rural schools in Bangladesh.
Offload Bangladesh is a crowd-sourced platform that engages travelers and connects them to destinations throughout Bangladesh and to services provided by locals who live in these areas.
Alfi Irfan Twitter: @AlfiIrfan LinkedIn: id.linkedin.com/pub/alfi-irfan/37/440/776 Social Venture: AgriSocio AgriSocio works to reduce poverty and empower villages by giving farmers and housewives access to technology, capital, and market. AgriSocio formulated a...
Nazreen is just starting his entrepreneurial journey. Nazreen is building a platform to help event managers bring people together and run successful events. Nazreen is also exploring governmental transparency through technology....
Apollo aims to provide energy efficiency and battery charging convenience to all of its users. Apollo will allow users to charge cellular batteries from both solar and kinetic energy with a...
Jolkona is happy to to offer an internship opportunity to Seattle University student Grace Wall. Grace joins the team as a Program Associate intern and will work alongside our Executive Director to gain firsthand nonprofit experience. She will contribute to the growth and development of Jolkona’s...read More
Jolkona was thrilled to kick off our current one-week cohort. Charley Haley lead the first session and conducted a number of group activities that got the group working together right away. The entrepreneurs were divided in small groups to discuss some very important questions...read More
It’s a Sunday morning in Seattle, and this year’s Boost program participants have just arrived. Five social entrepreneurs from Singapore, Vietnam, Malaysia, and Cambodia have traveled here to learn essential skills from top mentors. After a week of immersive workshops, these five entrepreneurs will go...read More
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