What we do
In partnership with the World Economic Forum, the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship is a leading global platform that accelerates outstanding models of social innovation. Working together, we help scale solutions to support millions of vulnerable and low-income people in need.
A global community
We support the largest community of late stage social entrepreneurs in the world.
How we define it
What is social entrepreneurship?
Social enterprise models combine business practices and principles with the passion and compassion required to create a fair and just world.
Most recent awardees
- Agriculture, Food and Beverage
- Future of Food
- Education and Skills
- Supply Chain and Transport
- Artificial Intelligence and Robotics
- Fourth Industrial Revolution
- Social Innovation
What people are saying
We are grateful to the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship for providing an incredible platform for like minds to share ideas and come together to generate broader international impact. Our Artisan Loans microcredit programme is a direct result of conversations held in Davos with fellow Social Entrepreneurs. Thank you to the Schwab Foundation and the World Economic Forum for providing the space for magic to happen.