What is Ashoka?
Ashoka is a network addressing the world’s most pressing problems. We identify and accelerate cutting edge social innovation: whether in social entrepreneurship, education or business. By bringing together these communities across sectors we are building a world in which everyone is equipped and empowered to be a changemaker.
Ashoka UK's work comprises several elements:
- A 'Fellowship' of 40 leading UK based social entrepreneurs
- A community of education leaders based within and outside the 15 Ashoka UK Changemaker Schools
- A group of business leaders who provide strategic and financial support to the innovators we work with
- Corporate business partners who seek to increase and prioritise their social impact
- And, a team that works to connect and accelerate the work of these individuals.