Double Your Impact! Help student changemakers and entrepreneurs impact the world!
Help student startups and changemakers impact the world with your gift to The Basement during u.give. Your gift to The Basement will be matched dollar for dollar up to $100,000 as part of The Basement.
Your support provides students with hands-on experience in creating social impact solutions to real world problems and startup businesses that lead to job creation. Through the year and over summer, students work in multidisciplinary project teams to build bold innovations at The Basement.
Students are transforming their creativity, passion and ideas into solutions, and products to solve societal challenges and to fill gaps in the marketplace with help from The Basement. We eliminates risks for budding innovators to launch startups and solve societal problems, allowing them to focus on creation rather than on securing workspace or supplies. Beyond creating products, companies and jobs--our students are developing innovation and entrepreneurial skills sets that will continue to serve them whether they go on to launch other companies or join the job market.
With help from alumni and community partners, The Basement is supporting the growth of student startups and social innovation ventures that can positively impact the world with solutions to local and global issues, creating businesses and jobs.