Our world constantly needs new thinking and new solutions if it is to solve the most pressing global and local challenges. Organisations and individuals that aim to make positive change and address these challenges – impact ventures and impact entrepreneurs – can transform peoples’ lives. Allia recognises they need the right kind of support and creates innovative and effective solutions to support them, one great idea at a time.
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Allia is an independent not for profit with a social mission, dedicated to amplifying impact. Our Future Business Centres in Cambridge, East London and Peterborough are home to impact entrepreneurs, and our programmes help hundreds of ventures to start up, grow and scale.
Allia’s Future Business Centres are the UK’s leading spaces for impact entrepreneurs. It has 4 centres in London, Cambridge and Peterborough with nearly 100,000sq ft of space supporting impact ventures. Our programmes are designed to support impact startups and growth companies and showcase the exciting business opportunities in emerging markets, which are also vital for addressing the UN Sustainable Development Goals and solving complex local and global challenges.
In addition, our centres and support programmes focus on strengthening the networks between those engaged in creating impact businesses and enhancing the movement of capital towards impactful business.
We’ve helped over 1000 impact ventures and entrepreneurs to explore their ideas, innovate, start-up, grow and create employment since 2014 through our Serious Impact programme.
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We’re powering 100,000 sqft of inspiring workspace in Cambridge, East London, and Peterborough with ambitions to grow further. Watch this space.
We’ve helped our ventures and organisations raise over a quarter of £1B in investment and debt finance to fund their growth and development plans through angel networks, VCs and our Impact Finance work.
We align our work with the UN Sustainable Development Goals – 17 objectives to tackle global issues like hunger, joblessness, climate change and food waste. We support those who are committed to addressing these challenges.
We love working collaboratively with partners across all our activities. and we love big challenges. If you share our enthusiasm then please get in touch.